3 December 2013- MyIPO had organized the IP Agent Award Ceremony at Intellectual Property Training Centre (IPTC), Menara UOA Bangsar. The IP Agent Award was presented by Deputy Director General of MyIPO, Tn. Hj. Mohd Shahar Osman on behalf of the Director General of MyIPO, YBhg Dato’ Azizan Mohamad Sidin.
Tn. Hj. Mohd Shahar, who also read the speech of the Director General said that IP agent should also advice their client on the importance of IP renewal in order to ensure the continuity of intellectual property protection and exclusive rights.
There were four categories of award which were the highest number of filing for Patent, Trade Mark, and Industrial Design as well as the highest number of filing via IP Online System.
The recipients have gone through a selection process based on the highest number of filing for Patent, Trade Mark, and Industrial Design, quality filing, minimal Extension of Time, client diversity as well as promotion via social media platform.
The four recipients were from Adastra Intellectual Property Sdn. Bhd., NBS Intellectual Sdn. Bhd., Pintas IP Group Sdn Bhd and Skrine & Co.