At the Managing IP Asia Pacific Awards held
at the Shangri-La Hotel in Hong Kong on March 20, 2019, BKL received the 2019 South
Korea Patent Contentious Award.
The accolade was a recognition of BKL representing
a broad range of clients in various patent related disputes, including a dispute
between Cuckoo Electronics and Cuchen in relation to a patent for separable
covers, a patent invalidation trial between Everlight Electronics Taiwan and
Seoul Semiconductor and Celtrion’s lawsuit against
Samsung Biogen for the invalidation of the latter’s
patent, among an impressive list of other major patent related dispute cases.
Managing IP (“MIP”) is part of the Euromoney Legal Media Group, a leading source of
news and analysis on IP developments worldwide. MIP, the host of the Managing
IP Asia Pacific Awards, makes annual announcements of the best IP achievements
by law firms. This is the second consecutive year that BKL has been recognized
as the leader in this field in the South Korean market.
BKL will continue to provide world-class legal
services of the highest quality, drawing on its innovative management, marketing
leading dispute resolution practice and growing network of international offices.