Jason Cheah

Manager (Prosecution)
Senior Patent Agent

Jason Cheah graduated in 1993 with an honours degree in electronic and electrical engineering from the Queen’s University of Belfast, Northern Ireland. He is a registered Malaysian patent, industrial design and trademark agent.

Jason joined Henry Goh in 2002 and has served as a Manager in the Patent Department since 2005. His daily work includes advising clients on IP protection, drafting and prosecution of patent and industrial design applications in Malaysia and overseas.

As one of the senior Managers in Patent Department, he oversees the Department’s Malaysian patent and industrial design prosecution work and is responsible for ensuring that the Department’s best practices and standards are adhered to on a day-to-day basis and are in-step with the Malaysian IP Office’s latest practice.

His patent drafting experience includes mechanical and internet-related inventions such as e-commerce and internet security solutions. Jason has successfully prosecuted a substantial number of patent applications directed at internet-related inventions both in Malaysia and before major foreign Patent Offices such as the US Patent and Trademark Office, IP Australia, and the Japan Patent Office.

He has provided infringement and validity opinions on a variety of mechanical, electrical and internet-related inventions and regularly assists clients with freedom-to-operate projects both in Malaysia and Brunei.

Jason has been recognized for his technical expertise as a recommended individual for patent prosecution in Malaysia by IAM Patent 1000.

He is a member of the Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA).