Before Sue-rise10 August 2017
Much can be done by both law firms and companies to resolve disputes before hitting litigation. Johnny Chan reveals the secrets.
Key points of Chinese graphic trademarks searches30 April 2017
As the number of trademark applications in China continues to grow, it has become more difficult to undertake graphic trademark searches. Hui Chen and Gang Hu explain how to make it a bit easier.
Protecting Geographical Indications in China18 April 2017
China enjoys a vast territory with abundant resources and long cultural history. Yuncheng Li explains how the country has satisfied its need to establish an effective system to protect geographical indications.
LESI 2017’s Augmented Reality18 April 2017
Whether you are an attendee of LESI 2017 or not, this feature will help you dive into the kaleidoscopic licensing world, which can drive your IP business forward. Johnny Chan reports.
A Quick Guide for Network-related IP Lawsuits in China26 January 2017
Courts in China are hearing an increasing number of network-related IP cases. Xia Zheng, Mengmeng Yu and Xue Li explain the basics in litigating network-related copyright, trademark and unfair competition suits.
Rogue One: A Fake Goods Story25 January 2017
In factories far, far away… an empire of counterfeits is formed and becomes the death star for brands. Comprising trademark lawyers and Asia IP’s Johnny Chan, the rebellion is ready to destroy the blueprint of this weapon.
Reshaping the Perception of the Strength of Indian IP law13 September 2016
How robust is India's IP regime?
Effective Measures to Enforce Your Patent Rights18 August 2016
How to boost your chances of a successful litigation outcome.
Patent Litigation Strategies from Taiwan18 August 2016
How might recent rulings affect your litigation strategy?
Case Guidance and Stare Decisis IP Cases18 August 2016
Reforms in China's judicial system are slowly taking root. Gang Hu and Xiaomeng Dong explain the significance of these developments and what they mean in the handling of IP cases.
Do New Patent Infringement Trial Rules Really Benefit Design Protection in China?13 May 2016
China's Supreme People's Court has issued an interpretation on application of the law in patent infringement cases, along with a promise that it would enhance patent protection and balance the interests of rights owners and the public. Xiaojun Guo ex...
Stepping-up Border Control in the Philippines12 May 2016
How has the Philippines prevented the entry of counterfeit goods?
Preliminary Injunction in China12 May 2016
The preliminary injunction system was first introduced into the Chinese legal system in 2000, and has since come into widespread use. Shengping Yang and Haiyan Wu explain.
Trademark Enforcement in China12 May 2016
China's recently-amended trademark law has a stronger deterrent effect on infringing acts than did the previous law. Bin Zhang and Lei Fu explore the differences between trademark enforcement via administrative and judicial routes.
Tackling IP Infringement at an Exhibition in China12 May 2016
When attending an exhibition, trade fair or convention in China, it isn't just your products you need to prepare. Xia Zheng and Mengmeng Yu explain how to be prepared to file an on-the-spot complaint for IP infringement.