Anna Toh

 

LL.B. (Hons), B.Sc. (Hons) Life Sciences

Associate Director

Advocate & Solicitor

Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E)

Direct: +65 6303 6234

Email: anna.toh@amicalaw.com

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Anna Toh is an Associate Director of Amica Law LLC. Her practice spans the twin focuses of intellectual property protection, and IP and technology agreements. She also advises on data protection, privacy, and regulatory issues.

 

Anna graduated with an LL.B (Hons) from the National University of Singapore and was called to the Singapore Bar in 2012. She is also technically qualified with a B.Sc in Life Sciences, with a specialisation in Biomedical Science. Having a keen interest in the life sciences, Anna represents pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry players, while also serving a broad spectrum of clients in such fields as software, fashion, insurance, sports and entertainment.

Experience

Anna has particular expertise in trade mark protection and IP agreements. She manages the regional and international trade mark portfolios of many clients, and is experienced in trade mark opposition, revocation, and invalidation actions.

 

Sample matters which Anna has been involved in include:

  • ​Defended a China-based beverage company’s trade mark against an invalidation action

  • Secured trade mark protection for an international sports franchise by fending off an opposition

  • Advised on and drafted agreements for the securitisation of intellectual property

  • Advised on and drafted performing artiste agreements as part of a beverage company’s branding campaign

  • Drafted agreements for technology licensing and research collaboration for a Singapore public university

  • Advised on and drafted software development agreements for turnkey and bespoke projects

  • Advised a social media enterprise on copyright and content licensing issues

  • Advised on cross-border patent infringement matters relating to genetic diagnostic services

Accolades

 

Anna was named a “Trailblazer” in WIPR’s Influential Women in IP in 2019 and 2020, and is recognised as a “Rising Star” by the publications IP Stars and Expert Guide. She is also ranked as a leading trade mark professional in the 2019, 2020 and 2021 editions of the World Trademark Review 1000.

 

Memberships & Qualifications

 

​Anna is a member of the Licensing Executives Society (LES), the Pharmaceutical Trade Marks Group (PTMG), the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), and the Institute of Singapore Trade Mark Agents (ISTMA). In addition, she volunteers with the Community Legal Clinics providing legal advice to members of the Singapore public, administered by the Law Society of Singapore's Pro Bono Services Office.

 

Anna also holds a Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) qualification.

Key Practice Areas

  • Advertising & Consumer Protection

  • Brands & IP Portfolio Management

  • Data Protection & Cybersecurity

  • E-commerce & Domain Names

  • Entertainment & Media

  • FinTech & Payment Services

  • Franchising

  • Information Technology

  • IP Commercialisation, R&D & Joint Venture

  • Life Sciences

  • Trade Marks, Patent, Design & Copyright Protection