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The Problem with Defining ‘Famous’
  • Kangxin Partners PC
  • China
  • December 6 2016

A “well-known mark” is a concept provided by the China Trademark Law; while there is no definition of “famous mark” in any governing laws and


High Court rejects appeal to invalidate trademark licence despite violation of exclusivity
  • Wan Hui Da - Peksung IP Group
  • China
  • December 5 2016

The Shanghai High People's Court recently upheld a first-instance judgment dismissing an appeal to invalidate a conflicting exclusive trademark


Beijing IP Court’s Stricter Formalities for Trademark Administrative Lawsuits
  • Chofn Intellectual Property
  • China
  • December 1 2016

In China, if a party is dissatisfied with the decisions made by the Trademark Review and Adjudication Board (TRAB) on any trademark appeal or


China: piercing the corporate veil in IP infringement cases?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • China
  • November 29 2016

In China, the legal personality of limited companies generally protects shareholders and legal representatives (i.e. the Chinese equivalent of a


Beijing IP Court establishes Speedy Trial Panel
  • Wan Hui Da - Peksung IP Group
  • China
  • November 28 2016

The Beijing IP Court recently established an internal Speedy Trial Panel for administrative litigation cases concerning the review of trademark


Non-use cancellation in China
  • Chofn Intellectual Property
  • China
  • November 24 2016

The Chinese Trademark Office (CTMO) received nearly 2.9 million new trademark applications in 2015, ranking No.1 in the world for 14 consecutive years


TwinSet - Simona Barbieri won against squatter in cosmetics
  • HFG Law & Intellectual Property
  • China
  • November 22 2016

On October 12, 2016, the Trademark Review and Adjudication Board (TRAB) made a decision in the case for Twin-Set Simona Barbieri S.p.A. (hereinafter


False Evidence in Non-use Cancellation Case Led to a Fine of CNY 10,000
  • Jiaquan IP Law Firm
  • China
  • November 11 2016

On November 3, 2016, Beijing IP Court issued a decision of imposing a fine to the trademark owner in a non-use


“Geox” prevent the registration of the similar trademark “Leox”
  • HFG Law & Intellectual Property
  • China
  • November 11 2016

Geox is famous Italian shoes brand that is developing its business in China. As often happen market development is followed by several imitations and


China: The problem with defining ‘famous’
  • Kangxin Partners PC
  • China
  • November 1 2016

Well-known marks and famous marks are two distinct concepts in China - while a broader scope of protection is available for the former, famous