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Baker & McKenzie won the 'Asia Pacific Intellectual Property Firm of the Year award at the Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) magazine’s 2009 Global Awards. The Firm was also named ‘Russian Intellectual Property Firm of the Year'.

MIP cited Baker & McKenzie’s wide network of offices in the Asia Pacific region and its strong record on tackling counterfeiting in Asia as a deciding factor in the Firm’s win. The Firm was praised by surveyed clients for its "outstanding client servicing" and "its commitment - whether it comes to being innovative, staying on top of a rapidly changing legal environment or meeting our timeline - which makes it stand head over shoulders above competitors."

Notable IP matters handled by Baker & McKenzie in 2008 that were considered by the
magazine for this award include:

- Secured winning judgement for Microsoft in a domain name dispute case against a cyber squatter in Vietnam.
- Represented Eli Lilly & Company in Taiwan’s first ever successful patent litigation
against a local generic company. 

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