China Market Intelligence

December 13th, 2017
By Ricky Altieri

Since its inception in late 2015, the Beijing Intellectual Property Court’s (BIPC) pilot program to build an IP case system in China has produced meaningful reform, but more can be done to protect businesses from IP infringement and deliver swift punishment to offending parties.

November 29th, 2017
By Owen Haacke

In a renewed push by China after the 19th Party Congress, officials are calling on foreign companies to support the creation of party organizations among their em

November 8th, 2017
By Patrick Lozada and Owen Haacke

The second draft of China’s Ecommerce Law takes a step forward in addressing some of the concerns the US-China Business Council (USCBC) raised about the first draft of the law, particularly in terms of intellectual property (IP) protection.

November 8th, 2017
By Lipei Zhang and Richard Altieri

The State Council’s recently released interim measures for fair competition review appear to be a positive step toward improving the business environment for foreign companies.

November 8th, 2017
By David Solomon

Chinese regulations on tendering and bidding practices published by the Ministry of Finance (MOF) in July are a promising sign for US pharmaceutical and medical device manufacture

October 11th, 2017
By Meg Kelly

Intellectual property (IP) theft and forced technology transfer are serious issues that need to be addressed in China, said Senior Vice President Erin Ennis in testimony about

October 11th, 2017
By Anna Ashton

On September 4, Chinese authorities banned initial coin offerings (ICOs) as an illegal form of public financing.

September 27th, 2017
By David Solomon

Recently announced provincial reimbursement drug lists (PRDLs) provide possible new opportunities for US pharmaceutical companies seeking to expand market reach for their drugs in China.

September 27th, 2017
By Patrick Lozada

The third draft of China’s Standardization Law could create a barrier for foreign companies trying to market or manufacture products in China. The draft supports “indigenous innov

September 27th, 2017
By Maryan Escarfullett

Copyright-related intellectual property (IP) disputes in China have increased as a result of the growth of online streaming services and domestic media studios.

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