1 week Revised rules for Intellectual Property Rights take effect Nov. 16 MB
The 2020 Revised Rules for Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) is set to take effect on November 16, the Supreme Court (SC) said. (MANILA BULLETIN) “The 2020 IPR Rules are designed to foster a legal atmosphere that ultimately spur creative activity and innovation, technology transfer, and foreign investment,” the SC Public Information Office (SCPIO) said in a statement. The SCPIO said the high tribunal crafted the revised rules following “extensive and thorough discussions by stakeholders from various sectors, practitioners, the academe, the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines, and the Judiciary, with the goal of improving, facilitating, and expediting cases ... more