China’s new Civil Code came into effect January 1, 2021. Here are some IP resources and a link to a translation.
NPC Passes Revised Copyright Law — Concluding a Robust IP Legislative Agenda For the Past Two Years
According to press reports, an amended Copyright Law was passed on Singles Day, November 11, 2020. The prior NPC drafts was discussed here, and the State Council draft was discussed here. An […]
SPC Sets Up Team to Work on Civil Law Reform – IP Likely Continues in the Mix
On May 12, the SPC set up a civil law codification team, chaired by Vice Presidents Xi Xiaoming, He Rong, Tao Kaiyuan, with Du Wanhua 杜万华 serving as Director of the Office. […]