Singapore Court of Appeal rejects the doctrine of equivalents

By Yap A, Por S.

Abstract

Lee Tat Cheng v Maka GPS Technologies Pte Ltd, Singapore Court of Appeal, judgment of 6 April 2018, [2018] 1 SLR 856In this seminal decision, the Singapore Court of Appeal ruled that the doctrine of equivalents should not be applied in Singapore, observing that the approach recently endorsed by the …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice