US IPR complaints rejected

As US representatives made testimonies on Tuesday alleging "intellectual property theft" by China, experts said China welcomed US companies to settle their complaints via bilateral channels, and said unilateral actions by the US would not help. US business and trade groups are at odds over how the US should act against what they believe to be intellectual property theft by China, with some pushing for harsh unilateral action and others believing that the US government should work with other nations to encourage China to address the problems, accordin…

Shanghai Trademark Examination Coordination Center officially unveiled

On September 29, Shanghai Trademark Examination Coordination Center was officially launched. Zhang Mao, Head and Secretary of CPC Leadership Group of SAIC announced the opening for the Center. SAIC and Shanghai People’s Government jointly signed the cooperation agreement on implementing trademark and brand strategies. It is learned that according to the cooperation agreement, SAIC and the People’s Government of Shanghai will jointly set up a consultation and communication system and identify the work divisions in order to promote their cooperation in eight areas, that is to

SIPO Commissioner led a delegation for the 57th WIPO Assemblies

On October 2, the series of meetings of the 57th WIPO Assemblies kicked off in Geneva, Switzerland. SIPO Commissioner Shen Changyu led the Chinese delegation to attend the meetings. At the opening meeting, Shen Changyu briefed the latest IPR progress made by China in the past year and expressed appreciation towards WIPO for its achievement in various aspects. Shen said that China would continue to adhere to the concepts of cooperation, win-win development and sharing so as to make positive contributions to the construction of a global IPR system. Shen also hoped that the WIPO’s committees coul…