As one of the leading intellectual property law firms and highly regarded for its technology law practice in Singapore, Taylor Vinters Via supports businesses driving the innovation economy in Asia, and the entrepreneurs and private wealth that underpin them.
With its strategic location in one of the leading ASEAN innovation hubs, the Taylor Vinters Via practice in Singapore is ideally positioned to support global businesses operating in Asia as well as fast growth businesses and entrepreneurs looking to grow more locally. Singapore sits at the heart of emerging investment and technology clusters in places like Vietnam and Indonesia and is within striking distance of more mature markets in China, Malaysia, Japan and Australia.
Taylor Vinters Via supports clients at all stages of their business, from exciting start ups looking for advice in raising capital, to companies in expansion mode wanting to protect its intellectual property and technology assets, to well established multinational clients requiring ‘in time zone’ support and local expertise in disputes or cross border transactions as part of Taylor Vinters’ International Counsel service.
Directors Bryan Ghows and Yingyu Wang lead the Singapore team bringing international and in house experience to ensure a commercially relevant approach to the projects they support. Bryan is a former Associate General Counsel at Microsoft. From 2016 to 2019, Bryan was named a leading individual in both Intellectual Property (IP) Law and Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) Law by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific and is also ranked (Band 3) by Chambers & Partners 2019 in the field of IP Litigation. He is also a qualified SIAC arbitrator for intellectual property disputes.
Ying is the only female practitioner (i) to be noted by Chambers & Partners 2017 in the field of IP Litigation and (ii) named by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific from 2016 to 2019 as a leading individual for TMT Law. Ying is an active litigator who regularly advises clients on transactional and corporate issues, particularly within the IP and TMT domains.
The key practice areas of the Singapore team are
- Intellectual property disputes
- Intellectual property portfolio management and strategy planning
- Contract negotiation support (including joint ventures, mergers & acquisition)
- Technology acquisitions and licensing
- General litigation & arbitration
- Regulatory advice
- And employment law.