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A group of us from our DLA Piper IPT group around the world, including those from Hong Kong, San Diego and Washington, DC are in Beijing, China attending the United States-China Intellectual Property Adjudication


Continue Reading DLA Piper attends the United States-China Intellectual Property Adjudication Conference

By Kate HodgkissAdam Hartley and Vinita Arora

The use of social media is now common place the corporate world, but are organisations protecting themselves by ensuring the relevant policies and procedures are in place? 

Social media connects millions of people across the world every day and has become an important way for people to communicate. It is now an integral part of the way we live and increasingly affects the way we work and do business. 


Continue Reading Keeping pace with social media in the workplace

A recent decision of the Wenzhou Intermediate People’s Court in China should put Western brand owners on their guard when being sued in China.  It also provides yet another reminder of the importance to Western brand owners of filing first in China.


Continue Reading French CASTEL (卡斯代尔) Company Frozen out of China?