Name: FENG, Charles (Chao)
Firm: East & Concord Partners
Mr. Feng was educated in top level law schools in the US and China. He is an IP specialist with substantial experience on intellectual property and anti-trust law in the past 15 years, focusing on IP litigation, IP transaction as well as patent and trademark portfolio management.
Mr. Feng has represented a number of foreign clients from EU, the US and Japan at various levels of courts as well as enforcement agencies in China. He has been in the forefront of the law, being experienced in addressing clients' commercial needs in the areas of IP litigation and arbitration, including copyright, trademark, patent, and domain names, unfair competition, trade secrets and other dispute cases. In addition to his work in the courtrooms, he has been involved in IP transactional work, including the drafting, negotiation and enforcement of IP assignment or licensing agreements. Mr. Feng is also experienced in dealing with anti-trust law matters, particularly those relating to intersection of intellectual property law and antitrust law. The design patent infringement case handled by Mr. Feng has been listed as No. 1 of 50 exemplary cases by Supreme People’s Court of China in 2013.
Mr. Feng is currently the Vice Director of Copyright Society of China, Vice Director General of China Association of Geographic Indication Industry, a Standing Committee Member of China Intellectual Property Law Association as well as a member of American Bar Association, China Bar Association and INTA.