Dr Eugene Yang Guorong
B.Sc. (Hons), Ph.D
Registered Patent Attorney (Singapore)
Direct: +65 6303 8190
Eugene Yang is a Patent Attorney with Amica Law LLC. He focuses mainly on helping clients obtain intellectual property protection with patents, and advising on potential conflicts with existing patents, in the course of the client’s business endeavours.
He obtained his B.Sc. (Honours, First class) in Chemistry in 2008 and Ph.D. in Chemistry in 2013 from the National University of Singapore (NUS), and Graduate Certificate in Intellectual Property Law with Distinction in 2017 awarded by the IP Academy of Singapore in collaboration with the NUS Law Faculty. Prior to joining the firm, Eugene worked as a Research Fellow in the Department of Pharmacy, of NUS on multi-disciplinary medicinal chemistry projects in collaboration with clinicians and biologists.
His work includes:
Advising and assisting clients on preparing and prosecuting patent applications in Singapore and other jurisdictions;
Conducting prior art searches and providing patentability opinion on the search results;
Assisting in providing validity and infringement opinion.
He has specialised technical knowledge in the chemical and pharmaceutical fields, and has worked on patent applications from a wide range of technical fields including chemical, pharmaceutical, biotechnological, mechanical, and computer science.