World IP Forum

Mr. Vicheka Lay, our Local Partner of I.L. Asia, and Miss Thanapha Phetkeereeskul, IP Associate of ILAWASIA, are currently joining at the World Intellectual Property Forum (WIPF) Conference, held at The Landmark hotel in Bangkok, Thailand, from 10th October to 12th October 2022.

International Trade Event: Comprehensive Asia Development Plan 3.0 (CADP 3.0)

On 9th November 2022, attorney Vicheka Lay, ILAWASIA Cambodia partner, attended the Comprehensive Asia Development Plan 3.0 (CADP 3.0) Symposium: Towards and Integrated, Innovative, Inclusive, and Sustainable Economy, co-organized by the Cambodia Ministry of Commerce and the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

This symposium shared an understanding of CADP 3.0 as a framework for future development with government officials, the private sector and academics.



ASEAN Business and Investment Summit 2022 in Phnom Penh.

On 9th and 10th November 2022, attorney Vicheka Lay, ILAWASIA Cambodia partner, attended the ASEAN Business and Investment Summit 2022 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

The event was held on the sideline as Cambodia is an ASEAN chair and ASEAN Business Advisory Council 2022. Attorney Vicheka Lay met with various members and leaders of Cambodia Chamber of Commerce, participants from other ASEAN countries, trade policy makers and other relevant stakeholders from various countries in the region and beyond that attended this even


Vicheka Lay attended seminar organized by the International Law Society of Cambodia

On 22nd October 2022, attorney Vicheka Lay, ILAWASIA’s Cambodia partner, coordinated an international law seminar, organized by the International Law Society of Cambodia.
Speakers in the event include vice prosecutor from Kampong Speu court of first instance, Mr. Chak Sambath, who spoke about the precedence of the Extraordinary Chamber in the Court of Cambodia; Mr. Mao Kimpao, officer from arbitration council, who spoke about an arbitral award regarding the Cambodia-India cooperation project; and Mr. Kong Sovannraingsey, who spoke about island territorial dispute between Indonesia and Malaysia.
Attorney Lay touched bases on a number of growing significance of international laws in the Cambodian context, due to various international legal instruments that Cambodia entered into, including the Cambodia-China Free Trade Agreement, Cambodia-Korea Free Trade Agreement, Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement and others.

Vicheka Lay attended Cambodia-Vietnam Investment Forum in Phnom Penh

On 8th November 2022, attorney Vicheka Lay, ILAWASIA Cambodia partner, attended the Cambodia-Vietnam Investment Forum in Phnom Penh.

The event aimed to boost investment and trade between the two neighboring countries. As a high-level investment forum, it was presided over by the Prime Ministers of Cambodia and Vietnam, president of Cambodia Chamber of Commerce, president of Vietnam business club in Cambodia, secretary-general of the Council for the Development of Cambodia, Cambodian Minister of Commerce and hundred of other Cambodian and Vietnamese businesspeople.


Donation to support the Royal Government for mine clearance.

ILAWASIA’s Cambodia Office (I.L Asia Co., Ltd.), represented by Attorney-at-law LAY, Vicheka, contribute US$100 to the Bar Association of the Kingdom of Cambodia to support the Royal Government for mine clearance and Cambodia mine-free by 2025 campaign.

Smart Lawyer Fair

On Friday 26th August 2022, Our Managing Partner, Somphob Rodboon, attended event at the Smart Lawyer Fair, hosted by Nanthana Intanon, Leader of Smart Lawyer Team, in order to represent ILAWASIA CO., LTD. and firm’s business; to advise for legal solutions; and to encourage lawyers on the upcoming election of President of the Lawyers Council.

Our associates, Kanyamol Phupapeiw, Kridtaporn Sirisereephap, Nannapas Phatcharakeatkanok, Vanisha Chaidee, Teeruth Tangnu, Chananya Yongmunkongkul, Tammanoon Rienmueng, and Buchaneeya Buranakate, also joined the event, to promote legal services on behalf of the firm; and greet legal practitioners from various firms and law students at the event.

ILAWASIA attorneys attended an election day on the new chairperson of the Lawyers' Council of Thailand.

On Sunday, 28th August 2022, ILAWASIA attorneys, led by Somphob Rodboon, Managing Partner, visited the Lawyers Council of Thailand, Bangkok, to exercise the right to vote chairperson and committee of the Lawyers Council of Thailand for a new appointment.

Our Cambodia Partner Attended IP Workshop

On Monday, 25th July 2022, our Cambodia’s Partner, Attorney LAY Vicheka attended a workshop on “copyright and related rights”, co-organized by the Cambodia Intellectual Property Association and the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts.

This workshop intended to bring more awareness about copyright and related rights, as well as dispute resolution mechanism. The event was attended by the President of the Cambodian Intellectual Property Association, Deputy Minister of Culture and Fine Arts, IP attorneys, related law-enforcement officers, as well as relevant stakeholders.

Our Cambodia Partner Attended Training Event

On 5th May 2022, Our Cambodia’s Partner, attorney LAY Vicheka attend a training event related to trademark enforcement and infringement penalties, legal and the practical aspects of trademark registration, as well as the legal and practical aspects of how to response to office action.

The training event was lectured by His Excellency LY Sophanna, prosecutor of the Ministry of Justice Cambodia and other trademark attorneys.