With significant R&D presence in China, multinational firms often find themselves facing IP challenges. Some companies are under pressure to make concessions in technology transfer or services like cloud storage in exchange for market access; in the meantime, leading domestic competitors across a wide range of industries have become increasingly more competitive and innovative.
What foreign firms should be pay attention to when building R&D in China? What strategies are there that could help you prevent IP theft?
The Briefing will focus on the following three sections:
1. General introduction to China's current IP landscape;
2. Selected rules that you should know about China's IP law;
3. Practical tips to protect trade secrets in China.