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|Mr Jevon Louis
Mr Jevon Louis' practice covers all contentious and non-contentious aspects of IP and IT law, including matters that span the technological (including pharmaceutical, biotechnology and software industries), entertainment, and fashion industries.
Jevon is one of a handful in Singapore who is both a registered Singapore patent attorney as well as an advocate and solicitor of the Singapore Supreme Court. Having a prior degree in mechanical engineering and being a qualified patent attorney, Jevon is well-equipped to represent clients in patent – related dispute resolution proceedings as well as in rendering legal opinions, strategic advice, and technical analysis related to the same.
He has acted as counsel or instructed counsel in the following patent litigation cases:
- Sun Electric Pte Ltd v Sunseap Group Pte Ltd and others  SGHC 232 – This was the first case where the jurisdiction of the High Court to hear a claim for patent revocation was successfully challenged, changing over 20 years of patent litigation practice in Singapore.
- National University Hospital (Singapore) Pte Ltd v Cicada Cube Pte Ltd  SGHC 53 – This was the first case before the High Court involving the determination of ownership over a patent, which was granted for a laboratory specimen test collection system; and
- Ship's Equipment Centre Bremen GmbH v Fuji Trading (Singapore) Pte Ltd and others and another suit  4 SLR 781 –This was the first case where the High Court exercised its discretion to disallow proposed post-grant amendments to a patent.
Jevon was also nominated by IP Stars as an IP Star for 2017 in the following areas: Patent Filing & Prosecution, Patent Strategy & Counselling, Patent Litigation, and IP Transactions.