Do You Want to be a Malaysian Patent Agent? 

Course Overview

This course is ideal for hopeful candidates of the Malaysian Patent Agent Examinations, or anyone interested in the world of patents, and patent law. Some topics that will be covered include: Malaysian Patent Law and Regulations, Patent Drafting, Malaysian Trade Marks, Industrial Design, Copyright and Geographical Indications Acts and Regulations, and Foreign Intellectual Property Laws. Gain all the insights and techniques you need to become a Registered Patent Agent in Malaysia, and pass the relevant examinations with ease.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand how to effectively prepare for the Malaysian Patent Agent Examination
  • Get updated on, and discuss current Intellectual Property case law & practices 
  • Formulate arguments and deepen understanding of Intellectual Property content with past year exam questions

About ALA Academy

ALA is a professional development arm of Brickfields Asia College and primarily focuses on bridging the gap between a formal legal education and what is required from the legal industry. We seek to provide an avenue where law students and aspiring legal practitioners can equip themselves with the necessary skill sets upon setting foot into the legal industry. ALA collaborates with industry professionals to provide focused and practical programmes ranging from more advanced and in-depth Pro-Plus courses to Bootcamps, Masterclasses, Advocacy Prep Sessions, Workshops, Webinars and Career Fairs which are directed more towards budding law students and young practitioners. Additionally, we also run the ALA Value Add Course that are conducted year-round for students.

All ALA courses will be awarded by Brickfields Asia College 

About Brickfields Asia College

BAC has been offering top quality tertiary education since 1991 and has a proven track record of producing excellent results for our various programs. Our students have consistently won top globally-recognised academic awards for the subjects of Business and Law.

Who should attend:

  • Law students interested in this particular field
  • Aspiring Patent Agents
  • Patent Agents
  • Trademark Agents
  • Legal practitioners and support staff
  • Industry Professionals, Managers & Executives
  • Members of the public interested in this area of law
  • Participants are also required to bring along their laptops during this course. (Please avoid bringing work laptops that may limit your access to external domains)

Course Modules

  •  Technology Paper 
  • Malaysian Patent Law & Practice Part 1
  • Malaysian Patent Law & Practice Part 2 
  • Malaysian Patent Law & Practice Part 3 
  • Malaysian Trade Mark and Designs Law & Practice 
  • Foreign Industrial Property Law and Practice 

Ramakrishna Damodharan

Registered Malaysian Patent Agent (Registration No. PA/2007/0177), Registered Malaysian Trade Mark Agent (Registration No. 4252)

Rama, as he is fondly known to his friends and clients, has a degree in Applied Chemistry and postgraduate degree in Law from University Malaya. His practice covers a multitude of areas regarding the field of IP and Patent Law in Malaysia. He is also a member of the Asia-Pacific Trademark Office Relations Subcommittee under the Trademark Office Practices Committee of International Trademark Association (INTA). 

Rama is actively involved in the promotion of IP, speaking at many local and foreign conferences by international agencies, such as the International Science, Technology and Innovation Centre for South-South Cooperation (ISTIC), the Hong Kong Trade Development Center (HKTDC), the Brunei Economic Development Board (BEDB), the Japanese Patent Attorneys Association (JPAA). He was a founding board member of the Indian Graduates Cooperative, formed in 2015, with the aim of improving the business skills of Malaysian Indian graduates. 

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