The recent round of layoffs at e-commerce giant Lazada caused a minor stir in Singapore and triggered a number of media reports reflecting on the rights of the employees in a retrenchment exercise. This article discusses the retrenchment exercise at Lazada and its impact.
Singapore in offering employees equity-based incentive plans such as share ownership? In this article, we look at the types of scheme commonly used, regulatory considerations and the key areas to look at when designing an effective plan.
The Intellectual Property (Amendment) Bill is expected to come into effect in May 2022, introducing amendments to a host of current IP acts. We outline the various changes, detailing what these could mean for improving operational efficiency, and legislative and procedural clarity, for business registering IP assets in Singapore
On 12 January 2022, the Intellectual Property (Amendment) Bill was passed in Parliament and is expected to come into effect in May 2022.
The Asia Pacific region is a significant emerging patent market for pharma companies. Our latest article explores the key differences to note in how medical use claims may be construed in various jurisdictions in the region.