On 25th July 2022, Suzhou Trademark Association holds a virtual training session on “Trademark Strategy and Laws & Regulations on Trademark Protection”. The training session targets an audience of the corporate members of the Suzhou Trademark Association, the IP officials as well as members of the IP Task Force of Suzhou Municipal Administration for Market Regulation.
On 9th July 2022, a high-level forum themed “Digital Economy & Intellectual Property”, which is organized by the Hangzhou Hi-tech Zone Administration for Market Regulation (AMR), sponsored by Beijing JUSTRA Intellectual Property Center, is held in Hangzhou. Zegang (Bruce) Yu, Partner at Wanhuida Intellectual Property moderates the forum.
Wanhuida is delighted to have been chosen as Firm of the Year at the prestigious Managing IP APAC Awards 2022. The firm saw off strong competition from firms who have performed exceptionally at both local and national levels.
On Thursday, June 2, 2022, the “INTA Flash Briefing on China’s Revised Trademark Examination Manual”, is held virtually Via ZOOM Meeting.
On Tuesday May 3, 2022, the “China Case Law Update – Staying Ahead of the Curve in Punitive Damages Calculation”, is held during the 2022 INTA Annual Meeting.
On Saturday, April 30, 2022, the “2022 Anticounterfeiting Workshop – Counterfeits in a Digital World: The Evolution of the Fight Against Fakes”, is held during the 2022 INTA Annual Meeting in a closed-door environment.
The Standing Advisory Committee before the European Patent Office (SACEPO) is comprised of representatives from leading industrial property associations and industry federations from all over the world, as well as representatives of European and international patent attorney associations. The President of the EPO also appoints recognised experts in the field of IP law as ad personam members of the SACEPO. As part of EPO’s commitment to transparency, the agency regularly engages external stakeholders in the framework of the SACEPO to involve user representatives in the development of the European patent system and to gather feedback from users to better respond to their needs. The members of the SACEPO are nominated for a three-year term of office. The current term of office runs from 2021 to 2023.
On March 22nd, 2022, Zhejiang Provincial Administration for Market Regulation convenes a virtual symposium to solicit opinions on the draft “Regulations on the Protection and Promotion of Intellectual Property in Zhejiang Province”.