Research Articles

The National People’s Congress Standing Committee (NPCSC) this week approved amendments to eight laws, including the Trademark...
Recent developments, such as the incorporation of the State Council Legislative Affairs Office into the Ministry of Justice,...
The 13th National People’s Congress (NPC) kicks-off in Beijing on March 5. Convening just after trade negotiations were...
China will implement an intellectual property court of appeals on January 1. Decisions appealed to IP courts are currently...
Following Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping’s meeting at the G20, China’s government appeared to address key US concerns...
On September 7, the 13th National People’s Congress Standing Committee (NPCSC), China’s constitutional authority, released its...
With the United States’ Section 301 investigation into Chinese technology transfer and recent ban cutting Chinese...
China’s legislature concluded its session Tuesday with speeches by President Xi Jinping, recently confirmed into his second...
Since its inception in late 2015, the Beijing Intellectual Property Court’s (BIPC) pilot program to build an IP case system in...
The second draft of China’s Ecommerce Law takes a step forward in addressing some of the concerns the US-China Business Council...
Chinese commitments to boost transparency of technology and security policies and improve trade secret protection were key at...
A lack of recent news about competition-related investigation cases should not be misinterpreted as a lull in enforcement...
In 2014, China’s agencies in charge of managing intellectual property rights (IPR) issues are focusing their attention on a...
Two key ministries responsible for China’s economic and industrial development have said they would advance policies to promote...
In a sign that China’s leaders are increasingly serious about economic reform, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) and the...