What to do when Your Brand’s Chinese Domain is Registered by a Third Party? What if the brand’s Chinese Twitter account is taken? Are You Aware of China’s Two-Year Domain Name Rule? If [...]
Law360, New York (May 12, 2017, 11:41 AM EDT) After 30 of President Donald Trump’s trademarks in China were approved in March 2017, his daughter Ivanka’s trademarks in China were approved in [...]
What exactly is an anti-counterfeiting program? And how much does it take to make it a criminal case?
Most of the counterfeit products in the world today are originated from China. Narrow in a bit — they are from South Eastern ports of China. Big brands and international companies have [...]
China celebrated the IP holiday by holding annual conferences. This year’s IP conference was held in Hangzhou — the capital city of Zhejiang Province. The conference took place from 3/30 [...]
Following my recent meetings in China, I came across something practical and useful. China’s Trademark Appeal Board recently announced its Top 20 “Most Representative” cases. They were selected [...]
Five Questions to Ask – How to Know Whether Your China Experts are Indeed Experts or Simply People Who Travel to China in First Class (With Your Money)
Just because an attorney is Chinese and he/she happens to speak English does NOT make him/her an expert in China’s trademark law! ... The use of this outdated model explains why we still see [...]