1. Crowd-sourced equity funding (or “CSF”) is…
The US Importer of Record is liable for antidumping and countervailing duties tied to the product being imported.
One of the primary ways foreign companies lose their IP to China is via infringement by manufacturing or service subcontractors.
Owners of Chinese patents should take care not to be overly aggressive in asserting their patent rights, especially when dealing with a retailer, dealer, or importer.
Back when I used to watch a lot of horror movies (a long long time ago), When a Stranger Calls was one of my favorites. Spoiler Alert: It was about a babysitter who was experiencing weird things and constantly getting calls from someone who kept asking “have you checked the children.”
China’s Supreme People’s Court (“SPC”) has recently published its list of top 10 IP cases for 2015.
China permits only the following three categories of “dispatched” employees to be hired by a labor dispatch agency.
Hong Kong: Further Consultation Conclusions On Introducing Mandatory Clearing and Expanding Mandatory Reporting for OTC Derivatives Market
On 15 July 2016, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and Securities and Futures Commission published their further conclusions (Further Conclusions) on their consultation paper issued in September 2015 (Consultation Paper) on introducing mandatory clearing and expanding mandatory reporting for the second stage of the over-the-counter derivatives regulatory regime.
The Chinese State Administration for Industry & Commerce (“SAIC”) has recently launched a new initiative, allowing foreign trademark owners to designate a Mainland China-based contact person for their registered trademarks.
We long ago instituted the rule that if we got three blog comments and/or emails on a subject in a week, we would write about it.