Indonesia’s IPR Domestic Situation

IPR protection was essentially an unusual concept in Indonesia’s national laws prior to the TRIPs agreement, due to its conflicting nature with Indonesia’s traditions and norms. This became a large problem within the IP lawyer Indonesia. Despite the fact that intellectual property (IP) legislation existed in Indonesia as early as 1844, those Dutch colonial laws […]

Brand Registration in Indonesia: Step by Step

Trademark registration Indonesia – In Indonesia the legal basis is the Trademark Act No. 15 Year 2001. Trademark protection is only obtained by registration. Protection based on prior use for unregistered trademarks is not available. Indonesia follows the first-to-file system. Trademark registration: Requirements A trademark application or brand registration in Indonesia has to be filed […]

Indonesia’s 2019 Top Lawyers

To be part of Indonesia’s top lawyers, one needs to be “communicative, responsive and supportive”, according to Rany Anggrainy, human resources and general administration manager of Geodis Wilson in Indonesia, when describing Indra Setiawan, a partner at ABNR. “Indra’s response helps me to make further decisions for my company. I am happy having him as my business […]