With over 200 dedicated professionals, Beijing East IP has helped a full spectrum of clients – from startups to Fortune 500 corporations to domestic multinational companies – on their intellectual property issues in China.
“The revisions generally serve the proclaimed purposes of placing greater importance on and strengthening IP protection, optimizing enforcement of patent rights, increasing deterrence to infringement, and promoting patent utilization and commercialization of inventions.”
Ms. Hui Shi, senior associate of Beijing East IP Law Firm, was invited by our German clients to share some key issues on IP protection in China through an online lecture.
On the November 24, 2020, Chris LIU, lawyer from Beijing East IP Law Firm was invited by the Embassy of Israeli in China to give a presentation for Israeli enterprises on China’s intellectual property protection. Chris, with her rich practical experience to vividly demonstrated the signification, application, protection and operation of IPR in an illustrated manner, and gave a simple and profound explanation of the intellectual property protection system in China.
Beijing Higher People’s Court, on December 15, 2020, issued a second-instance judgment on the invalidation of a utility model patent named “micromotor”, rejected all litigation requests of Sunonwealth Electric Machine Industry Co., LTD, and upheld the original judgment. Our patent attorneys Du Lijian, Liu Jun, and Zhang Yongyu acted for the invalidation petitioner Asia Vital Components Co., LTD to participate in the entire process of this case, got the result that all independent claims and some dependent claims invalid in National Intellectual Property Administration (NIPA), and won all administrative litigations in Beijing Intellectual Property Court and Beijing Higher People’s Court.
Zhang Yongyu, the patent attorney of Beijing East IP, gave a keynote speech on “Introduction to the Fourth Revision of the Patent Law” at an online seminar organized by Japan Institute of Intellectual Property (IIP),on December 2, 2020.
“The revisions generally serve the proclaimed purposes of placing greater importance on and strengthening IP protection, optimizing enforcement of patent rights, increasing dete
On June 24, 2020, Beijing High Court, as the second instance court, rendered the final and effective judgments on five trademark invalidations against “GU DU XING QIU in Chinese” and “LONELY PLANET and GU DU XING XING in Chinese.” Ms. Yan ZHANG, Ms. Tianmei DENG and Mr. Liang YIN at Beijing East IP Law Firm represented Lonely Planet and won the victory in both the first instance and the second instance.
Beijing East IP Law Firm (referred as “East IP Law Firm”) on behalf of Beijing Great Wonder International Cultural Technology Co., Ltd. (Great Wonder), sued a company operating culture and art development in Hefei for copyright infringement and unfair competition disputes, in which East IP Law Firm filed an application for behavior preservation on behalf of the client in order to prevent the further spread of the confusion and adverse effects caused by the defendant’s behaviors.
East IP Silicon Valley Partner Dr. Liaoteng Wang talked about the weakening of the US IP system with respect to patent eligibility and China’s concurrent strengthening in those areas. The webinar is moderated by former Chief Judge Paul Michel and joined by former PTO Director David Kappos, Berkeley Law Professor Robert Merges and Associate Dean of Tsinghua Law School Dr. Guobin Cui.