2014, A Year of Expectation!

At the advent of the Year of the Horse, on behalf of the China IP magazine, I wish our readers a Happy New Year.

Brand new 2013

It is an ageless apex in January to say goodbye to the passing year and to welcome in the new. It is also a most urgent endeavor.

“Public interests” deserves attention

Successful marketing stems from “details”

The international event of Patent Information Annual Conference 2013

Model IP cases of China from 2012


Specialist whilst generalist —Interview with Mr. C. K. Kwong, President of APAA

Established in December 1969, the Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA) now has over 2300 members from 18 Recognised Groups in over 24 jurisdictions. As a nongovernmental organization dedicated to promoting and enhancing IP protection in the Asian region, with a long history of over 40 years since its establishment, the Association has continuously played a crucial role in the development of the patent service industry of the region.

Seeking Common Ground to Cooperate - Interview with Randall R. Rader, Chief Judge of United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit


A different type of licensing company—Sisvel’s place in the IP landscape


Waiting for the spring of production music—Interview with Ludan Bone, General Manager of Songba Culture Development Co., Ltd


Constant pursuit in ever-changing life


2011 Top 10 IP Cases in China's Software Industry

Korea Company Claimed Three Million Yuan for Infringement upon Its Game Cabal Online Case summary:the Shanghai No.2 Intermediate People’s Court delivered the first instance judgment upon the ESTsoft Corp. (Korea) v. Moliyo Digital Entertainment Limited case over infringement upon software copyright, requiring the defendant to cease infringing activities immediately and pay the plaintiff three million yuan in compensation for the economic damages.

US wireless patent giant files legal actions against China's Huawei and ZTE

20 tons of fake drinks confiscated in N China

Sisvel proposes Wi-Fi 802.11n patent pool

No heat or on the heat -Wong Lo Kat mark dispute

Liao Zhide: the Eye of the Beholder of TACP

At first sight, Mr. Liao appears to be thin with white hair, and one cannot imagine that he is a theater and multiplex mogul in Taiwan.

High-tech patent fuels better car performance

You are what you eat, and the same could be said for a car - quality fuel affects performance and efficiency, say experts.

Constant pursuit in ever-changing life

Beijing firm makes patented breakthrough in OLEDs

Techie takes gold medal for data gridlock solution

Kodak’s strategic transformation

Legal provisions governing patent application amendment in Europe, the U.S. and China: comparisons and lessons

In 2011, the decisions of the Supreme People’s Court in the Seiko Epson Cartridge case, the Jiangsu Simcere case and the Zeng Guansheng case impacted the Patent Reexamination Board and the Patent Office examination procedures under Article 33 of China’s Patent Law.

South African functional design protection for Chinese utility models

Navigating the patent landscape in Africa (II) -- focus on the legal frameworks in place in Africa for the protection of patent rights

Recent changes in international IP protection: Europe, the United States and Australia/New Zealand in comparative perspective

Navigating the trade mark landscape in Africa

Preliminary injunction: the new favorable of IP litigation

First national brand IP service agency evaluation activity successfully completed

Tactics for Initiating Intellectual Property Litigation in China ----Taking Infringement on Exhibitions for Example

The 4th China IP Annual Forum & 2014 Annual Conference of In-house IP Managers in China Concluded in Beijing

Name : Lou Hong
Title : JSD Candidate, Senior Research Associate, School of Law, City University of Hong Kong

Overseas Protection of Chinese Trademarks under the WTO Regime

Name : Li Yan, Sun Fangtao
Title : Coordination Division of Beijing Intellectual Property Office, Master of Law from Munich Intellectual Property Law Center, Germany

IP Protection for Magic Art: Reality and Possibility

Name : Sun Guohui
Title : Patent Examiner, Patent Examination Cooperation Center of the Patent Office, SIPO, Beijing

Priority verification in different phases during patent examination

Name : Li Yan, Sun Fangtao
Title : Assistant Researcher, Patent Examination Cooperation Beijing Center, Patent Office, SIPO

Time difference considerations and conversions in the United States, Japan and the Europe

Report on publication of professional IP articles in China of 2012

IP statistics

China arrests 3,170 suspects over IPR infringement

China's applications for trademarks top the world

Guangdong handles 145 infringement cases of Asian Games

35,000 software registered copyrights

The J-Innovation

Steve Jobs died the month that the latest Nobel Prize winners were announced. The coincidence lends itself to speculation about inevitability.

Recommendation of Global IP Service Agencies with Chinese Business

Washable keyboard

The future of China & WTO

JETRO: A decade of development in China