at Zhong Lun Law Firm
Weihua Yang’s practice covers most aspects of IP law. She has rich experience handling difficult and complex trademark cases, including the authorisation and determination of trademark rights and trademark infringement, copyright, domain name, unfair competition and dispute resolution.
Ms Yang is adept at handling all manner of IP transactions, including franchise agreements, brand acquisitions and the commercialisation of copyright. She has extensive and diverse experience in the acquisition, transaction, protection and management of trademark rights and copyright.
Ms Yang provides services for many well-known enterprises from various industries, including Fortune 500 companies, large state-owned enterprises, multinational companies and high-quality private enterprises. With a professional attitude and an acute appreciation of responsibility, Ms Yang is respected by all her clients.
In 2004 Ms Yang oversaw the creation of Trademark Registration and Protection, which was published by China Legal Publishing House. In addition, she has published many articles on various media platforms, such as China Trademark and People’s Court Daily. Articles she has published include “Between Brand and Trademark”, “Name of the Office Building, Advertisement Shown on the Building and Use of Trademark” and “New Comments on Trademark Management in the New Age”. These publications have cemented Ms Yang’s reputation as an esteemed IP specialist.
In 2017 Ms Yang was recognised as one of China’s top 15 IP lawyers by Asian Legal Business. She has also been recognised as an excellent lawyer by several local lawyer associations in China.
Devoted to the field of intellectual property, Ms Yang is a member of many top-ranking professional associations, including the All China Lawyers Association, the China Trademark Association and INTA. Ms Yang is currently vice director of the Trademark Law Committee and Business Development and Innovation Committee of the Beijing Lawyers Association.
Sample client list
- China National Offshore Oil Corporation
- CITIC Pacific
- National Stadium LLC (‘Birds Nest’)
- People’s Insurance Company of China
Zhong Lun Law Firm
6A Jianguomenwai Avenue
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