Press & Media

Published articles and appearances on radio and television

  • “Patent Update: Asia Pacific Region Emerging Trend in Patent Enforcement Litigation in the Philippines”, published in IP Community, APIC/JIII No. 11, p. 59, by Oscar M. Manahan
  • “Ayala subsidiary told to pay 140 million for copying modular houses” published in Business World, Corporate News, p. S1/7, by Ruby Anne M. Rubio, 26 February 2008
  • “Vazbuilt still open to work with ALI” published in Business-Mirror, Front Page, by Rene Acosta, 26 February 2008
  • Guest Resource Person, TV Program “Diyos at Bayan” – Invention & Patent, with Bro. Eddie Villanueva and Ms. Kata Inocencio, QTV [Channel 11], 20 February 2008
  • “‘Colonial Mentality’ dapat iwaksi para tayo’y umunlad”, published in Taliba, Opinyon, p. 5, Jess V. Antiporda, 19 February 2008
  • “Pinoy inventors ask gov’t help to push inventions” published in People’s Tonight, News, p. 11, by Jess V. Antiporda, 19 February 2008
  • Guest Resource Person, TV Program “Kapihan ng Bayan” – on Inventions, NBN [Channel 4], held at Sulo Hotel, Quezon City, 18 February 2008
  • “A science, technology park rises”, published in BusinessWorld, Opinion, written by Atty. Augusto Bundang, 15-16 February 2008 Issue
  • “Ayala Land ordered to pay 140M for copyright breach” published in The Daily Tribune, Business, p.9, by Chito L. Lozada, 9 January 2008
  • “Vazquez Firm foresees sales tripling in 2008” published in Manila Bulletin, Business, p. B-2, by Bernie Cahiles-Magkilat, 9 January 2008
  • “Modular housing inventor wins suit vs. Avida Land”, published in Philippine Arthitecture Engineering and Construction Record (PAENCOR), p. 34, December 2007 Issue
  • “Tagumpay ng imbentor” published in Star, Punto Mo – Kwentong Palasyo Largabisto, p. 5 by Ely Saludar, 28 December 2007
  • “Ayala Land ordered to pay 96-M for patent violation” published in People’s Journal, Metro, p. 12 by Paul M. Gutierrez, 26 December 2007
  • “Court Orders Ayala Land to pay 140M” published in Manila Standard Today, Front Page, 26 December 2007
  • “Inventor wins suit vs. firm” published in Philippine Daily Inquirer, Metro, p. A17 by Margaux C. Ortiz, 26 December 2007
  • “RP inventors urged to protect their ideas”, published in the Manila Bulletin, by Robert R. Requintina, 18 September 2007
  • “Lawyer Urges Entrepreneurs To Register Their Inventions”, published in the Manila Standard, Business, by Dinna Chan Vasquez, 19 July 2007
  • Guest Writer, “The Enterprise” Magazine, “Patent as a Tool for Growth”, April 2007 Issue
  • “Intellectual Property Rights Tackled”, published in Woman Today Asia, by William Diacan, 16-31 March 2007
  • TV Guest, “The Morning Show” – on Trademarks and Patents [Channel 4], 6 March 2007
  • “Filipino Intellectual Property Rights Awareness Still Low”, published in Business Agenda, Manila Bulletin, by Chesca De La Cruz, 5 March 2007
  • Radio Guest, DZAR Interview – on Trademarks and Patents, 14 February 2007

Seminars & workshops attended

  • Guest Speaker @ the IPAAI Kapihan on “The Madrid Protocol: Boon or Bane?” with Deputy Director General Irineo M. Galicia [IPO, Makati City, Philippines]
  • Moderator @ the IPAAI Kapihan on “Brand Name Policy Difference” with DOH Usec Padilla and Deputy Director General Irineo M. Galicia [IPO, Makati City, Philippines]
  • Moderator @ the Breakfast Forum with DOH Hon. Alexander Padilla [Bahay ng Alumni, R. Magsaysay St., UP Diliman, Quezon City]
  • “Europe Asia Patent Information Conference” [Suntec, Singapore]
  • “Industrial Property Rights Training Course for Management” [AOTS Tokyo, Kenshu Center, Japan]
  • IPR Seminar “The Use of Patents for National Development” [Dusit Hotel Nikko, Makati City, Philippines]
  • IPR Seminar “Business of Creativity” [Dusit Hotel Nikko, Makati City, Philippines]
  • “WIPO National Seminar on the Role of Marks, Brands & the Madrid System in Economic Development” [Manila, Philippines]
  • “Seminar Workshop on IP” [IPO, Makati City, Philippines]
  • “Practical Aspects of Local and International Licensing” by Licensing Executives Society (LES) Phils. [IPO., Makati City, Philippines]
  • “1st Intellectual Property Rights & Public Health Forum in the Philippines” [IPO, Makati City, Philippines]
  • “Protecting & Enforcing Intellectual Property Rights” [Dusit Hotel Nikko, Makati City, Phillipines]
  • “Seminar Workshop on the IP Code & Its Regulations” [IPO, Makati City, Philippines]
  • “Economic Impact of Legal Protection of IPR’s” [Shangri-la Hotel, Makati City, Philippines]
  • “Symposium on Geographical Indications & Collective Marks for Industry Associations & IP Practitioners” [IPO, Makati City, Philippines]
  • “Training Course on International (Madrid Protocol) & Regional (CTM) Trademark Registration Systems” [Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Makati City, Philippines]
  • “WIPO National Seminar on the Patent Cooperation Treaty” [Philippine Stock Exchange Center, Pasig City, Philippines]
  • “Japan-Asean Symposium on Intellectual Property-The Role of the Intellectual Property Rights System for Industrial Development” [Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Makati City, Philippines]
  • “Seminar Workshop on the Proposed Implementing Rules & Regulations of the Intellectual Property Code” [Makati Sports Club, Makati City, Philippines]