Intellectual Property

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Tilleke & Gibbins is a one-stop center for all IP services, including registration and enforcement, commercialization, litigation, government relations, and regulatory affairs. Our high-caliber practice is internationally recognized in anticounterfeiting, IP litigation, strategic filing advice, and commercial IP work.

We help creators strategically position, protect, and profit from intellectual assets in diverse markets worldwide. Our success on our clients’ behalf has led to global recognition as a leading intellectual property (IP) practice in Thailand and Vietnam by such surveys as Asialaw Profiles, Chambers Asia Pacific, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, Managing Intellectual Property, Practical Law Co., World Trademark Review, Asia IP, Asian Legal Business, and others. 

We are versatile practitioners—well-educated in the overlapping fields of science, technology, and the law by top universities and real-world practice in one of the toughest IP regions in the world. In Bangkok, our IP group consists of 48 lawyers, including 7 litigators; 9 patent agents with backgrounds in chemistry, biology, computer science, food science, materials science, or physics; 10 trademark executives; 60 support personnel, including a government/police liaison and a private investigator; and 24 technical specialists in various scientific fields, on an as-needed basis. The Vietnam IP team consists of 15 members, including veteran IP practitioners and patent agents.

We are educators—our IP attorneys provide free lectures and tours of our Museum of Counterfeit Goods to students of all ages, clients, diplomats, intellectual property practitioners, Thai and foreign police, Interpol officers, judges, government officials, and business executives. The museum’s collection is composed of more than 3,500 products in 14 broad categories of goods, many of which were used as evidence in court or seized in raids overseen by our firm. By viewing counterfeit goods alongside their genuine counterparts, museum visitors gain a new perspective on the extent and consequences of the counterfeiting of legitimate goods.

To learn more about our IP services and our achievements on behalf of our clients, please continue reading about our IP Registration and Enforcement, IP Commercialization, and IP Litigation practices.

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Thomas J. Treutler

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Jeffrey J. Blatt

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Ampolphan Sriduangchan

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Areeya Pornwiriyangkura

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April 3, 2014

Suebsiri Taweepon’s Views on Copyright Infringement Featured in The Wall Street Journal

Suebsiri Taweepon

Contributing to Thailand’s challenging environment for intellectual property enforcement, it is quite common for live music venues, broadcasters, and other establishments to play copyrighted songs...

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March 28, 2014

Wiramrudee Mokkhavesa to Present on Trademark Law and Enforcement at INTA Event in Myanmar

Wiramrudee (Pink) Mokkhavesa

Wiramrudee (Pink) Mokkhavesa, an attorney-at-law in Tilleke & Gibbins’ intellectual property group, will be making a presentation at a seminar dubbed “Myanmar Trademark Enforcement Seminar—The...

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March 26, 2014

AMCHAM Thailand: Tilleke & Gibbins’ Co-Managing Partners Share Thoughts on Developing Future Thai Leaders

Darani Vachanavuttivong, Tiziana Sucharitkul

In the latest edition of T-AB: Thai-American Business, a journal published by AMCHAM Thailand, Darani Vachanavuttivong and Tiziana Sucharitkul, co-managing partners at Tilleke &...

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March 20, 2014

Tilleke & Gibbins Named IP Firm of the Year for Vietnam by Managing Intellectual Property

Leading Southeast Asian law firm Tilleke & Gibbins was honored to again be named IP Firm of the Year for Vietnam by Managing Intellectual Property, a leading international publication...

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March 10, 2014

BCCT: Nic Garnett to Speak on Thailand’s Computer Crime Act

Nic Garnett

Nic Garnett, a consultant in Tilleke & Gibbins’ intellectual property group, will be a speaker at a British Chamber of Commerce Thailand presentation on “Thailand’s Computer Crime Act—An...

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April 30, 2013

Anticounterfeiting 2013 – A Global Guide: Southeast Asia Focus on Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar

Sukontip Jitmongkolthong, Titirat Wattanachewanopakorn, Wiramrudee (Pink) Mokkhavesa

With a total population of approximately 600 million, the combined economy of the 10 nations comprising the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) ranks as the ninth largest in the world....

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April 19, 2013

Health and Safety and IP Must Go Hand in Hand

James Evans

No one in their right mind would buy counterfeit medicines, chemicals, or car parts, yet there is a dark trade in these dangerous items in Asia—and it is on the increase. A recent case in March,...

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April 11, 2013

Ferrari’s Prancing Horse Device Registered Under Concurrent Use

Nuttaphol Arammuang

This article first appeared on WTR Daily, part of World Trademark Review, in February 2013. For further information, please go to...

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April 9, 2013

Media, Advertising, and Entertainment Law Throughout the World 2013 – Thailand Chapter

Hassana Chira-aphakul, James Evans

Updated for 2013, the Thailand chapter of Media, Advertising, and Entertainment Law Throughout the World provides a broad overview of media, advertising, and entertainment law in the...

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April 9, 2013

Media, Advertising, and Entertainment Law Throughout the World 2013 – Vietnam Chapter

Thomas J. Treutler, Tu Ngoc Trinh

Published by Multilaw in association with Thomson Reuters, Media, Advertising, and Entertainment Law Throughout the World introduces international readers to the laws governing media,...

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