May Tan is a Partner and head of the Trade Marks Practice of the Intellectual Property Department of Yusarn Audrey.
May Tan’s areas of practice include contentious and non-contentious Intellectual Property matters as well as trade marks and design registration, copyright infringement and passing off cases. She handles various intellectual property related litigation, including obtaining injunctions preventing importation of infringing materials, copyright infringement actions etc.
In the area of trade marks, May Tan’s practice includes advising and prosecution of trade marks, both nationally and internationally for clients in the area of pharmaceuticals, information technology and telecommunication, food & beverage, manufacturing, fashion, wellness and beauty. She is also involved in assisting clients in maintaining, protecting and enforcing trade mark rights which includes conducting trade mark oppositions, revocation and invalidation actions and drafting of IP-related agreements including assignment agreements for trade marks.
May Tan’s area of practice also includes design prosecution and registration, both nationally and internationally and providing general advice to clients as regards issues relating to copyright and passing off matters.
She is also experienced in the various forms of execution proceedings for example, Companies Winding-Up, Bankruptcy, Writs of Seizure and Sale (for both movable and immovable properties), and Garnishee proceedings.
May Tan is a member of the following institutions:
- Singaporean-German Chamber of Industry and Commerce (SGC)
- Asian Patent Attorneys Association (Singapore Group)
- Franchising And Licensing Association Singapore (FLA)
- International Association of the Protection of Industrial Property (AIPPI)
- Law Society of Singapore
- Singapore Academy of Law