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Tom Carver is a partner at White & Black who specialises in intellectual property and has substantial experience in multiple-jurisdiction patent and design right litigation in the UK and in China. Tom is now based in London, having previously spent three years living in China, and advises clients on the enforcement of intellectual property rights in China as well as other China-related issues, including commercial law. Tom also advises Chinese companies on UK law.  He is a regular speaker on the topic of IPR in China and has published several articles on this subject.