I. A Brief Instruction and Comparison of Copyright Infringement with the Taiwan Copyright Act and the Copyright Law of the United States
The Taiwan Copyright Act borrows heavily from the Copyright Law of the United States, and also the opinions of the federal court. To determine whether there is a conduct of “copy,” or whether the work was created independently, the Taiwan Supreme Court uses the “access and substantial similarity” test.
II. E-Certificates for Patents and Trademarks available in Taiwan from January 2023
TIPO announced to offer electronic certificates for patents and trademarks from January 1, 2023. It will be more convenient for the holder to obtain and save their certificates.