What your business needs to know about Chinese intellectual property

Thursday, December 12, 2013 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET


What your business needs to know about Chinese intellectual property

As companies continue to expand in China, intellectual property rights issues are increasing. In the past few years, patent and trademark protection and enforcement in China have changed dramatically. If your business knows about the changes and adapts to them, you will have a stronger competitive position.

We will not only analyze the intellectual property changes, but will focus on where intellectual property protection and enforcement are headed. The topics will include the information listed below.


  • The rise of trademark and patent filings in China – How can these filings affect
  • your business?
  • Enforcement options in China
  • Key changes in Chinese trademark and patent laws effective in 2014
  • Strategies to enforce your rights – and avoid the intellectual property rights of others


McDonald Hopkins LLC
Fifth Third Center
600 Superior Avenue East, Suite 2100
Cleveland, Ohio 44114

Complimentary Valet Parking is available on Superior Avenue in front of the Fifth Third Center.


David Cupar
Member; Chair, Intellectual Property Department; Board of Directors
Todd Benni attorney at McDonald Hopkins
Todd Benni