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Rise in copyright infringement actions brought by traditional media against online media
  • Wilkinson & Grist
  • China
  • February 3 2016

The Beijing Youth Daily brought an action before the Beijing Haidian District People's Court against Beijing Sina Internet Information Service Co Ltd


China issues new Advertising Law effective on 1 September 2015
  • Hogan Lovells
  • China
  • June 3 2015

On 24 April 2015, China passed the draft amendments to the Advertising Law. This amended Advertising Law ("Amended Law") will come into effect on 1


China's new Advertising Law
  • Rouse
  • China
  • September 1 2015

The new Chinese Advertising Law comes into effect on 1 September 2015. In summary, the New Law imposes much stricter controls on advertising than in


Free download of licensed digital songs on Baidu music to the ears of record labels
  • Hogan Lovells
  • China
  • January 27 2012

Baidu, China's biggest and most popular search engine, has for many years been accused of infringing copyrights of artists and record labels


China toughens consumer protection regulation
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • China
  • June 30 2015

China has sharpened its legal tools for protecting consumers in response to a series of scandals relating to food safety, misleading advertising and


China: Every word counts - Shanghai released typical cases of illegal advertisements in 2015
  • Hogan Lovells
  • China
  • January 21 2016

The Shanghai Administration of Industry and Commerce ("Shanghai AIC") recently released its report concerning the enforcement of the Advertising Law


China register your trademarks in Chinese now: lessons from Michael Jordan’s defeat in trademarks combat against Qiaodan Sports
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • China
  • September 16 2015

After two decades on the basketball court, Michael Jordan, one the greatest basketball players of all time, is currently learning the rules of


China lifts a 15-year ban on the production and sale of video game consoles nationwide
  • Hogan Lovells
  • China
  • August 6 2015

On 24 June 2015, the Ministry of Culture ("MOC"), the top regulator for cultural and artistic affairs in China, issued a notice completely lifting


Chinese Court Renders Protection to the Name of Michael Jackson in a Trademark Dispute
  • ALTIUS IP Law Services LLP
  • China
  • January 13 2016

On 5 November 2015 Beijing Intellectual Property Court made a decision to render protection of the name of the late pop star Michael Jackson on an


Certain rights of TV and radio stations in draft amendment to Copyright Law
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • China
  • June 1 2012

In March, 2012, the National Copyright Administration of China published a draft amendment to the Copyright Law of China (the “Draft Amendment”) and circulated it for public consultation