The General Office of the State Council issued the Working Measures for Outbound Transfer of Intellectual Property Rights (for Trial Implementation) (hereinafter referred to as the “Measures”) on March 18, 2018, which shall come into force on the date of issuance. The essential purpose of issuing the Measures is to safeguard national security and major public interests, so as to prevent the outbound transfer of intellectual property rights from affecting China’s national security and the capabilView the details
The second session of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) opened at 15:00 on March 3 at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Dajin Li, director of East & Concord Partners attended the conference as a member of the 13th National Committee of the CPPCC.
Recently, at the invitation of partners and lawyers Xu Bin and Charles Feng, a delegation of 20 people from Danish Patent and Trademark Office and from well-known enterprises, headed by Mr. Sune Stampe Sørensen the Director General of the Danish Patent & Trademark Office, visited East & Concord Partners.
2018 marks the tenth anniversary of the implementation of the Anti-monopoly Law of the People’s Republic of China. The integration of law enforcement authorities is of significant importance and has surely exerted profound impact on the anti-monopoly law in China. On this subject, Partner Dongping Liu of East & Concord Partners gave a lecture titled “The Anti-monopoly Compliance of Enterprises under New Situation” for nearly 50 legal personnel and executives from various well known companies.