Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Recent changes, coming into effect on 1 November 2019, will improve the strength of the Chinese trade mark system.
The fourth revision of the Trade Mark Law of the People's Republic of China (PRC) came into effect on 1st November 2019.
Cabeau, Inc., a US company manufacturing and selling travel pillows, found that Xiamen Xinzhiheng Foam Product Co., Ltd offered for sale, sold and manufactured the pillows which ...
Spruson & Ferguson
The 19 specific provisions in SAMR Decree No.17 aim to regulate trade mark filing activities from four major aspects.
Taking criminal action against infringers can be both satisfying and efficient. Given that imprisonment and fines can be imposed by the Public Security Bureau (PSB), criminal enforcement ...
Winston & Strawn LLP
Zaosong Zheng, a Chinese national and J-1 visa holder, is being held without bail pending prosecution for his alleged attempt to smuggle cancer research material to China.
Spruson & Ferguson
These new examination guidelines will cover inventions with features that include an algorithm or business rules/method.
Fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) are everywhere you look – billboards, television commercials, social media.
Haseltine Lake Kempner LLP
In Feilin v Baidu, the Beijing Internet Court considered whether copyright subsists in a report generated using software for searching case judgments
When mentioning "冒险岛", you must be able to recall memories of childhood. Do you remember the feeling of anxiousness when you were chased by bees?
Recently, more and more applicants are using the PPH program in China in the hope of getting their patent applications granted more quickly.
Beijing IP Court held that the country of the trademark applicant is South Korea, not France.
The guidelines will be published prior to the launch of the new pilot program.
It is expected that this new option will be offered in the course of next year, and be implemented as a two-year pilot program.
Cadbury argued that it is one of the largest candy companies in the world and had obtained registration for 怡口蓮 trademarks in multiple classes.
Domestic technology giant Baidu Inc led with 5,712 filings, followed by Tencent, Microsoft, Inspur and Huawei.
The e-platform of handling applications for protection of geographical indication (GI) products was officially launched on the CNIPA website.
Recently, the CNIPA issued the Notice on Strengthening the Relevant Work on the Protection of Well-Known Trademarks while Handling Trademark Violations.
The Draft puts market owners, exhibition organizers, sales counter landlords and e-commerce platforms on the chopping block if they are negligent in performing their oversight duty.
Geographical indications (GIs) may not receive the most fanfare among different forms of Intellectual Property, but they are crucial to discerning consumers. People pay a premium for Cuban cigars