On 29 September 2021, a bill to revise the South Korean Patent Act wa passed at the National Assembly. The revisions were promulgated on 19 October 2021 and will take effect from 20 April 2022. The South Korean IP office (KIPO) announced that the purpose of the revisions are to help remedy applicant mistakes and expand opportunities to acquire IP rights. Read more
Monday, January 10 2022 \ Published by Lexology.