In recognition of our dedication to social responsibility, we have been awarded “Outstanding Contribution” by China Youth Development Foundation (the Project Hope), “Excellent Volunteer” by the 2008 Beijing Olympic Organizing Committee,“Community Public Legal Service Advanced Collective” by Beijing ChaoyangDistrict and an honor certificate by Beijing Civil Affairs Bureau. Director Dajin Li handled the case of Shuqin Xia for free, winning the first case against Japan.
East & Concord has been the legal counsel for Chinese Volunteer Service Foundation and China Youth Development Foundation for the past 10 years. In addition, East & Concord has partnered with Green and Shine Foundation which serves to improve education infrastructure in impoverished region.
On May 29, 2019, the Exchange in China on the Trademark Law organized by IP Key China and National Intellectual Property Administration of China (CNIPA) was held in Beijing. Partner and lawyer Charles Feng from East & Concord Partners was invited to attend the conference. A number of leaders and relevant experts including Ruben Schellingerhout, IP counselor at the Trade Section to the Delegation of the European Union to China, Mrs. Dong Cheng, deputy director of the Department of International CView the details
As state-owned enterprises (SOEs) slow down their pace of merger and acquisition (M&A) activities as part of their “going global” programmes, and given the national policies in recent years and other considerations, it is not uncommon that SOEs start transferring their offshore state-owned property rights. Transfer of offshore state-owned property rights by central SOEs is particularly worthy of attention. According to the Interim Measures for the Administration of Offshore State-owned PropertyView the details
The National Parent-Child Reading Theme Event, hosted by All-China Women’s Federation and co-sponsored by Beijing Women’s Federation, was held in Huawei Beili Community, Panjiayuan Sub-district, Chaoyang District, Beijing on April 12, 2019.View the details
On April 19, 2019, the Bureau of Public Security of Beijing issued a Certificate of Appointment to Director Dajin Li and reappointed him as a member of the Legal Expert Advisory Committee of the Bureau of Public Security of Beijing from April 2019 to April 2022.View the details
East & Concord Partners has won annual awards in three business areas: international trade, education industry and banking and finance.View 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.View the details
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.View the details
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
That’s an odd, if remote, possibility after Chinese trademark regulators awarded preliminary approval for 16 trademark applications from the president’s daughter and White House senior adviser, online Chinese government filings show.View the details
In an era that information technology develops so rapidly and deeply, Cyber security and date protection issue is attracting more and more attention from the whole society as well as the legal service industry. After more than a month’s thorough research and evaluation, the LegalBand, a well-known and influential rating agency in legal society, released its annual ranking list of 2018 China Top 10 lawyers in Cyber security and date protection area on October 18, 2018. Charles Feng, partner fromView the details
On July 21, 2017, Charles Feng, partner of East & Concord Partners, was invited to lecture in English at Beijing Foreign Studies University Law School on the topic of Copyright Litigation in China to its foreign students and visiting scholars.View the details
On November 2, 2016, a one-day “2016 U.S.-China Entertainment Law Conference”, co-organized by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), Loyola Marymount University and Loyola Law School, was held successfully in Los Angeles. More than 100 attendees, including Mark Cohen, Senior Counsel of USPTO, Shira Perlmutter, Chief Policy Officer and Director for International Affairs of USPTO, Chun-Tian Liu, a well-known jurist and also the dean of Renmin University Intellectual Property AcadeView the details