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The China IP SME Helpdesk is preparing a series of infographics to help you understand the main framework of IP protection in China as well as top tips for protecting your IP. 

The China IP SME Helpdesk is preparing a series of infographics to help you understand the main framework of IP protection in China as well as top tips for protecting your IP. The infographics will also provide you with information on how the Helpdesk can help you protect your business and innovations.

Protecting your trade secrets in China : prevention is the key to protection

 

Protecting your trade secrets in China : prevention is the key to protection

This infographic provides an overview of trade secrets protection in China.

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IPR protection for the furniture industry in China

 

IPR protection for the furniture industry in China

This infographic provides an overview of IP protection for the furniture industry in China.

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IP in the creative industry in China

 

IP in the creative industry in China

This infographic highlights the IP issues oſten faced by creative businesses in various sub-sectors of the creative industry in China.

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IPR protection for the cosmetics industry in China

 

IPR protection for the cosmetics industry in China

This infographic provides an overview of IP protection for the cosmetics industry in China.

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IPR protection in China for the OEM industry

 

IPR protection in China for the OEM industry

This infographic provides an overview of IP protection for Original Equipment Manufacturers.

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IPR for the food and beverage industry in China

 

IPR for the food and beverage industry in China

This infographic provides an overview of IP protection when exporting food and beverage.

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Counterfeited

 

Counterfeited goods and the internet

This infographic provides an overview of how to deal with infringements found online.

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Textile

 

IPR protection strategies for the Textile industry

This infographic provides a graphic depiction of which IP elements to consider for SMEs active in China in the textile industry

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FoodSafety

 

IPR protection strategies for the food safety industry in China

China is transforming towards a consumption-driven economy, during which the alignment of domestic food safety standards with international best practices is an essential step to be taken. Catching up with international standards requires proper machinery, scientific methods, capacity building and traceability services, which all bear significant relevance to a specific intellectual property right.

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Landscape

Intellectual property landscape in China

This infographic lays out the policy commitments of the Chinese government with regard to mechanical engineering and contains useful tips in one of China’s most developed industries.

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MechEng

 

IP protection in the Mechanical Engineering sector

Intellectual Property Rights are legally enforceable rights over the use of inventions or other creative works. They confer a right to exclude others from their use. This includes patents and utility models, design patents, trade secrets, trade marks, geographical indications and copyrights.

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WaterEnvironment

 

IP protection in the Water and Environment sector

This infographic lays out the policy commitments of the Chinese government with regard to water and the environment. In the upcoming years there will be plenty of opportunities for EU operators, but they need to strongly consider their intellectual property. Check out our infographic and find out more about what to keep in mind in terms of IP!

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GreenTech

 

IP protection in the Green Tech Sector

This infographic provides a graphic depiction of which IP elements to consider for SMEs active in China in the Green Tech sector

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IP-Protection-and-Blockchain

IP protection and Blockchain

Blockchain is among the most important and potentially revolutionary technological advancements of the 21st century. This infographic gives an overview of legal opportunities provided by blockchain, and the use of blockchain in Chinese courts.

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Industry-4

Industry 4.0 and IP protection

Industry 4.0 technologies are transforming economies, jobs and even society itself. The Chinese market is also affected by this chnage as the government plans to upgrade the manufacturing capacity of the Chinese industry into a technology powerhouse. Applying the traditional concept of IP to these new technologies can be difficult; this infographic provides more information on how to protect and exploit IP for SMEs engaging in industry 4.0 technologies in China, including creation, registration and management of an IP portfolio.

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Arbitration-and-IP-for-EU-SMEs

Arbitration and IP for EU SMEs

Imagine a situation that you signed a licensing agreement with your Chinese business partner. At the beginning, all looks very promising, but after a few months, your business partner is not paying due fees for the use of the license. You are sending emails to urge the other party to pay immediately. That is, however, unsuccessful. You wonder what step to take next, and it seems that the only way is to go to a Chinese court to resolve this dispute. Yet, that does not have to be the only way to resolve your IP-related disputes. This Infographic introduces you to the use of an alternative way, arbitration, in the context of IP-related disputes with China.

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