The criminal lawsuit represented by Chang Tsi & Partners against Chen in Shanghai was award “2019 Top 10 Intellectual Property Protection Case” by Shanghai intellectual property administration, in which Chen’s sales of sanitary products with a “TOTO” counterfeit trademark constituted the crime of selling products bearing counterfeited registered trademark.
Chang Tsi & Partners coordinated multiple departments, including client’s legal and business departments, Shanghai intellectual property administration, public security organs and third-party identification agencies, transferred the main suspects to the public security department to pursue their criminal responsibility, and maximized protection of the interests of our client.
Chang Tsi & Partners on behalf of BOE Technology Group Co, Ltd and Beijing Orient Vacuum Electric Co, Ltd. won the case of BOE Technology Group Co,Ltd. & Beijing Orient Vacuum Electric Co, Ltd. Suing Wenzhou BOE Vacuum Electric Co, Ltd. unfair competition.
CNIPA recently issued a new regulation “Provisions Regulating the Application for Trademark Registration” (hereinafter may be referred to as “Provision”) as guidelines for the implementation of the new trademark law. The “Provision” will be effective as of December 1, 2019.
In daily trademark practice, we frequently receive inquires from our clients about how to protect works of fine art under copyright and/or trademark law.