ASEAN Plus Group (APG) Firm Hanafiah Ponggawa & Partners (HPRP) aviation team is participating in an international conference titled “Partnering in Opening the Skies of East Asia, with Special Reference to the Position of Indonesia”, held by the Indonesian Air Law Society. This event is in close collaboration with the International Institute of Air and Space Law (IIASL) of Leiden University and the Sarin Foundation. HPRP Partner Andre Rahadian, who is also Chairman of the Indonesian Air Law Society, will be leading this event. The conference will address issues regarding the ASEAN Open Skies, including competition under ASEAN Open Skies, the readiness of airports and meeting the challenges in aviation safety. Featuring distinguished experts across various institutions and countries, the conference will enrich your expertise and knowledge about the current situation related to the ASEAN Open Skies. To register for the event, please click here.
Taylor Wessing UK has won the award for European Trade Mark Firm of the Year at the 2016 Managing IP Global Awards, organised by Managing Intellectual Property (MIP), a leading global resource for IP news and analysis. Now in its eleventh year, the Managing IP Global Awards are the culmination of MIP’s five month-long World IP Survey – using market research, client feedback and in-depth interviews to pinpoint the firms, individuals and corporations excelling in IP across Asia-Pacific, Europe and Latin America. The Taylor Wessing IP team works with a number of high profile clients across a range of sectors including technology, fashion, retail and food and drink. This year, alongside winning Trade Mark Firm of the Year, Taylor Wessing was nominated for three other awards including UK Firm of the Year for Patent Litigation, European Patent Firm of the Year and European Copyright Firm of the Year. Olaf Gillert, head of the international Trade Marks team said: “We are delighted to have won this prestigious award and it is an honour to be recognised by experts who research the market so thoroughly. This award is a testament to the hard work of our IP group across all of our offices and illustrates our high-quality service and continued innovation.”