Zhongzi Law Office
At Zhongzi Law Office, we have built up a very strong IP practice in China. The IP practice group provides the full range of services in all aspects of IP law, including counselling, prosecution, enforcement and litigation. The group’s practice encompasses patents, trademarks, copyright, unfair competition, trade secrets, trade dress, design rights, franchising, licensing, IP management and transactions. Our service further extends to other IP and technology-related matters, including technical document research and translation.
The patent team comprises highly experienced and specialised attorneys with degrees from the country’s leading universities and institutes in practically all fields of science and technology, including pharmaceuticals, biotech, chemistry, chemical engineering, telecommunications, computer science, electronics, material science, physics, machinery and mechanical engineering and auto industry. While actively representing clients in traditional industries, we place an emphasis on high-tech areas.
The team’s attorneys have practised for over 30 years and have represented both domestic and foreign clients, including world-leading corporations and research institutions. They have experience in providing patentability counselling, infringement analysis and validity studies and opinions.
The trademark team consists of attorneys at law and trademark professionals who have received education and training both in China and abroad, and have experience in representing clients in various industries, including automotive, computer and telecommunications, food and drink, pharmaceuticals, advertising and entertainment. They are responsible for trademark and trade name clearance, registration, maintenance, transfer, licensing and enforcement. Attorneys in the team have handled trademark, domain name and related matters for leading domestic, international and multinational corporations, and are proactive in assisting clients in enforcing their rights. They have provided expert opinions regarding trademark laws and its application in complex trademark matters.
The litigation team provides proactive representation for clients that wish to enforce their rights through administrative and/or court proceedings. The team’s combined knowledge of legal procedures and technologies is particularly notable. The team includes both technical and legal experts with knowledge and mastery of litigation tactics and strategies and an understanding of key technical issues. Its attorneys have successfully assisted many clients in enforcing and defending their rights. Over the years, they have accumulated the experience, knowledge, expertise and skills needed to successfully guide clients. We are truly proud of their winning capabilities both in and out of court.
The firm’s attorneys are active members of many international IP organisations, including INTA, the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property and the Licensing Executives Society. They are frequently invited to give talks or presentations on laws and practices in China. Their articles have been published in numerous publications both at home and abroad.
Zhongzi Law Office
7F New Era Building
26 Ping’anli Xidaji
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