Prolonging IP law will hurt business, experts say

The government will need to exercise haste in improving outdated intellectual property (IP) laws and developing a framework for enforcing those laws if the country wishes to not drive away possible investors uncertain of losing their products to the black market, experts warn. Current intellectual property law, which dateS back to 1914 with the enactment […]

Myanmar contract dispute may be arbitrated in foreign aribitration centres in the future?

Myanmar has become a signatory to the New York Convention on 6th March 2013. This means that in future foreign investors can use neutral arbitration centres such as Hong Kong or Singapore to resolve contractual dispute. Once enforced, arbitral award made in the 144 signatory countries will be enforceable in Myanmar and vice versa. What […]