Civil IP litigation statistics in China

China is famous for its enthusiastic production of statistics and IP is no exception. Chinese civil court IP cases are often touted as evidence of the growing sophistication of the Chinese IP legal system. Below are some published numbers for civil IP cases: Year – No. of IP cases2006 – 16,7082007 – 20,2652008 – 28,2172009 […]

Three Main Problem Categories To Foreign Related IPR Litigation in China

The President Assistant of the Civil Fifth Court, part of the Beijing Municipal Intermediate People’s Court Number 1, Yi Jun gave his view on what are the most important foreign-related IPR ligitation problems. The President Assistant distinguishes three categories of problems: “1. The status of the person who signs letters of attorney on behalf of […]