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China's new Trademark Law issued

October 8 2013 The third amendments to China's Trademark Law were approved on August 30, 2013, and will enter into force on May 1, 2014. Aligned with the New…

Chinese invention patent filing statistics for 2012

May 10 2013 As 2012 statistics show, the number of applications for invention patents received by SIPO totals 652,777, up 24.0% over 2011, with 535,313 from home…

Shanghai courts adopted New Guidance Notes for Inventor's Remuneration for Service Inventions

August 8 2013 In June 2013, the IP Tribunal of Shanghai High People's Court published the New Guidance Notes for Handling Disputes over Inventor/Designer's Award…

IP protection prioritized in Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone

October 8 2013 Of the live topics of media, China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone was officially approved on August 22, 2013 (hereinafter "the Zone"). It is…

Four China IP regulations effective from March 1

March 19 2013 Four China IP Regulations relating to copyright protection, information network dissemination, computer software and new varieties of plants came…

The new clause in Article 15 of China Trademark Law

January 3 2014 As you may be aware, the newly-adopted China Trademark Law aims to check and combat preemptive registration for prior-use marks. This new legislation…

Act preservation first adopted in trade secret cases

October 8 2013 The Shanghai No.1 Intermediate People's Court has recently laid an injunction on Mr. Huang, who is banned on any leakage of confidentiality…

China's new Trademark Law issued

October 8 2013 The third amendments to China's Trademark Law were approved on August 30, 2013, and will enter into force on May 1, 2014. Aligned with the New…

IP protection prioritized in Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone

October 8 2013 Of the live topics of media, China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone was officially approved on August 22, 2013 (hereinafter "the Zone"). It is…

Shanghai courts adopted New Guidance Notes for Inventor's Remuneration for Service Inventions

August 8 2013 In June 2013, the IP Tribunal of Shanghai High People's Court published the New Guidance Notes for Handling Disputes over Inventor/Designer's Award…