On 22nd April 2021, under the auspices of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), the first Intellectual Property Talent Training Workshop in 2021, which features “Trademark Strategy of Japanese Corporations – from the perspective of Judicial Review Trend in Administrative Proceedings”, is held in Beijing.
On 30th March 2021, under the auspices of the China Trademark Association (CTA) and China Fashion Association (CFA), the “IP Saloon – Discussion on Fashion Business Practice”, which is jointly organized by China Fashion IP Protection Center and Fashion China magazine, is held in Beijing. CTA President Ma Fu and CFA Vice Chair Yang Jian address the Saloon.
The IPBC Connect 2021, which is a virtual iam event, kicks off with a week of high-level discussions involving the world’s leading IP experts on 22nd March 2021. From 22-26 March, more than 20 individual interactive digital sessions are held, each designed to facilitate the exchange of information and insight, benchmarking and the sharing of the best practice in key areas of strategic IP value creation.
The 2021 BFSU-WANHUIDA Intellectual Property Moot Court Competition will return as a virtual event in the weekend of May 23 – 24, 2021.
In the 2021 edition of “The Legal 500 Asia Pacific”, which is launched on January 13, 2021, Wanhuida Intellectual Property has been rated as a TIER-1 PRC FIRM in both categories of Intellectual Property Contentious practice and Intellectual property Non-contentious practice. Bai Gang, the firm’s Founding Partner and Management Committee Chair, has been inducted into the Legal 500 Asia Pacific Hall of Fame, which is exclusively reserved for lawyers that are widely regarded as being at the very top of the profession, and have been listed as a Leading Individual by The Legal 500 for at least 8 consecutive years.
The 3rd Berkeley-Tsinghua Conference on Transnational IP Litigation takes place on January 21, 22, 28 and 29, 2021. The program, which is an outgrowth of collaboration between the Berkeley Law and Tsinghua Law, is produced by the Asia IP Project of the Berkeley Center for Law and Technology (BCLT) and is co-sponsored by the Berkeley Judicial Institute.
In response to the “Thirteenth Five-year Plan for IP Talent” initiative of the China National Intellectual Property Administration, the Intellectual Property Office of Yunnan Province launches the 2020 appraisal of the intellectual property talent in Yunnan Province.