On April 21, 2010, China’s Supreme People’s Court issued a white paper, in both English and Chinese, entitled, “Intellectual Property Protection by Chinese Courts in 2009.” It is made up of four sections in addition to the preface and the conclusion:
I. Fair and Efficient Adjudication of Intellectual Property Cases According to Law has Made the [...]

Published by admin on April 28th, 2010 tagged China Law | 2 Comments »

Cooling Off Rule – Protection of Consumer Rights

We have often received inquiries, big or small, concerning various legal issues in China and our lawyers are always ready to provide prompt solutions. Following is one as to whether there is a cooling off rule in China relating to the protection of consumer rights.
Q: I’m a German business student, studying at the University of [...]

Published by admin on April 23rd, 2010 tagged China Law | 1 Comment »

Intellectual Property Rights Customs Protection Regulations Amended in China

The State Council has amended and released the “Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on the Customs Protection of Intellectual Property Rights” with effect from April 1, 2010. Article 11 has been revised as “In case of any change to the registration of an intellectual property right, the right holder shall go through a [...]

Published by admin on March 30th, 2010 tagged China Law | 1 Comment »