New Game: Claim To Have Organised A Conference You Did Not, Say Sorry And Pay RMB 1

Howell International Trade Fair Ltd. (Howell) organised events in China such as: China Game Developers Conference and ChinaJoy. Then United Business Media LLC (UBM), who organised the Game Developers Conference in the US, claimed to “have hosted alone or together with IDG the China Game Developers Conference 2007.” Howell sued UBM in 2009 before the […]

Face Saving Cultures Don’t Like to Make An Apology

Mr Piter de Weerd, editor of Boek9.nl (Dutch) Book9.nl (English), the excellent blog about intellectual property rights in the Netherlands, pointed me to the article ofSeattle Trademark Lawyer Mr Michael Atkins, who was startled about the remedies Japan’s cosmetic giant Shiseido was seeking against the Chinese users of the Shidoas trademark: damages and … an […]