Archive for December, 2011

FAQs on Filing a Request for PPH to the SIPO

Q: Must a request for PPH be filed based on claims of an application granted by the JPO?
A: It is possible to file a PPH request based on national work products from the JPO or based on the PCT international work products from the JPO.
In the situation where the national work products from the JPO [...]

Published by admin on December 26th, 2011 tagged China News | 1 Comment »

FAQs on Letter of Consent in the Trademark Registration in China

Question 1: Whether can the Letter of Consent be accepted in China?
Answer 1: When a trademark application is refused by citing similar prior trademarks in China, the applicant may first file a review before the TRAB to keep the applied trademark application pending. At the same time, we suggest trying to negotiate with the owner [...]

Published by admin on December 26th, 2011 tagged China News | 1 Comment »

FAQs on China Expands Yuan Internationalization Efforts with RQFII Pilot Program

Q: What is the RQFII Pilot Program?
A: China has launched a pilot program under the “Measures on the Pilot Program for Asset Management and Securities Companies to Qualify as RMB Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors” that allows Chinese yuan raised in Hong Kong by Hong Kong subsidiaries of Chinese domestic fund management companies and securities companies [...]

Published by admin on December 22nd, 2011 tagged China News | 1 Comment »

FAQs on the examination that China has been altered by its entry into the WTO ten years ago

Q: What is the economy aspect of China during the time after entry the WTO?
A: THE World Trade Organisation (WTO), like many clubs, denies patrons the right of automatic readmission. Having quit the organisation’s predecessor shortly after the Communist revolution of 1949, China had to wait 15 long years to gain entry after reapplying in [...]

Published by admin on December 13th, 2011 tagged China News | 1 Comment »

Lehman, Lee & Xu was ranked as “Leading Trademarks Firm in China”

December 3, 2011,- Lehman, Lee & Xu was recently ranked as “Leading Trademarks Firm in China” by Asia IP, a well-known magazine in the IP and legal sectors.
Asia IP is read directly by in-house counsel and lawyers worldwide with an active interest in Asia. The magazine is essential reading for anyone interested in one of [...]

Published by admin on December 3rd, 2011 tagged China News | 1 Comment »