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INDONESIA PATENT LAW UPDATE: LAW NO. 13 OF 2016 The new Indonesian Law No. 13 of 2016 has came into force on August 26, 2016, replacing the prior Law No. 14 of 2001. Limitations on Patentability is an important change under the new Law that Patentees need to be aware


Block of Access to Ilegal Websites

Block of Access to Ilegal Websites As a result of the Joint Ministerial Regulation between the Minister of Law and Human Rights of the Republic of Indonesia and the Minister of Communication and Information, the ministry has blocked access to 22 popular movie streaming websites that have contributed to the


Outstanding Patent Annuities

Outstanding Patent Annuities The Indonesia Patent Office (IPO) is socializing the enforcement of Law No. 14/2001 on Patents especially provisions rrelating to unpaid annuity and patent abandonment. The provision at issue is Article 115(1) of the Indonesian Patent Law No. 14/2001, which states that if a patent holder does not


Indonesia Clean Mall Award 2015

Indonesia Clean Mall Award 2015 The Indonesian Directorate General of IPR, alongside with the Indonesian Anti-Counterfeiting Community (MIAP) and the Indonesian Shopping Centres Association (APPBI) had recently launched the “Indonesia Clean Mall Award 2015”, a program which aims at socializing and educating consumers of their rights to original and good



Introduction to some of the new Indonesian Copyright Law Provisions In response to the country’s effort to boost its creative economy, a new set of copyright provisions have been pushed to support the optimal protection and development of all aspects conferred by the rights. The new Bill on Copyright was


Indonesia welcomes the new domain

Indonesia Welcomes The New Domain: After series of discussions, PANDI, Indonesia Internet Domain Name Registry has officially launched the new domain on January 15, 2014. The new domain allows the use of a Top Level Domain .id without priory being downgraded to a Second Level Domain, such as