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Shawn Poon

Associate Director

D: +65 6239 9333

E: shawn.poon@onelegal.sg

Shawn is an Associate Director in One Legal LLC's Intellectual Property Practice and has considerable experience in all aspects of intellectual property, including advising and assisting clients on intellectual property protection, intellectual property enforcement (including anti-counterfeiting), trade mark strategy, trade mark prosecution, portfolio management, rights clearance, copyright issues, and design issues, as well as assisting clients in contentious proceedings before the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) and the High Court. Shawn has also handled corporate transactions relating to intellectual property.

Shawn acted for Xiaomi Singapore Pte Ltd in the reported decision of Apple Inc v Xiaomi Singapore Pte Ltd [2017] SGIPOS 10 (successfully defending Xiaomi’s application to register its “MI PAD” mark against an opposition thereto filed by Apple) and for Louis Vuitton Malletier in the reported decision of Louis Vuitton Malletier v Cuffz (Singapore) Pte Ltd [2015] SGHCR 15 (which relates to statutory damages for trade mark infringement).

In addition to intellectual property, Shawn also assists various clients in litigious matters ranging from debt recovery matters to complex contractual disputes.

 

Shawn also has experience in divorce proceedings, probate and intestacy, proceedings involving the Mental Capacity Act, and Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) issues.

 

Shawn is a member of the Intellectual Property Practice Committee of the Law Society and is a regular contributor to IPKAT. He is also a co-author of various articles as well as litigation guides and chapters on intellectual property in Singapore.


Shawn obtained his LLB from the National University of Singapore, completed his pupilage at a medium-sized commercial litigation firm, and was called to the Singapore bar in 2011. 

Professional Qualifications, Appointments & Memberships

  1. LLB (Hons), National University of Singapore

  2. Member, Law Society of Singapore

  3. Member, Singapore Academy of Law

  4. Member, Intellectual Property Practice Committee, Law Society

Publications

  1. Co-author of the Singapore Chapter of Trade Mark Litigation in the 2nd Edition of the European Lawyer;

  2. Co-author of Trade Mark Litigation in Singapore published by Thomson Reuters;

  3. Co-author of Copyright Litigation in Singapore published by Thomson Reuters;

  4. Articles in World Trade Mark Review:

  5. Various articles in IPKAT.