Intellectual Property

Practice Areas

Intellectual Property

Highly Recommended in Intellectual Property for consecutive years (Chambers Asia Pacific)

The Intellectual Property Department of Zhong Lun Law Firm has been widely praised for helping Chinese enterprises set foot into the international market and helping multinational enterprises enter the Chinese market, with highly efficient, professional and “one-stop” services, and it continuously receives recommendations in rankings of the authoritative legal rating agencies. In Chambers Asia Pacific 2017, in the practice area of intellectual property (including litigation and non-litigation), Zhong Lun Law Firm and its five partners are highly recommended. In the ranking of law firms in Asia-Pacific region of 2017 announced by The Legal 500, Zhong Lun Law Firm has been selected as “Top-Tier Firm” in the practice area of intellectual property. In the “Ranking of Intellectual Property in China of 2016” announced by Asian Legal Business, Zhong Lun Law Firm has been selected as one of the “Highly Recommended IP Law Firms in China of 2016”. Zhong Lun Law Firm represented four cases among “Top 10 IP Hotspots Cases of 2016” selected by IPHOUSE, and five cases among “10 Cases Drawing Widespread Concerns in the Community” listed by Chief Justice of Beijing IP Court. The proportion is one of the highest among all law firms in China.

The Intellectual Property Department of Zhong Lun Law Firm brings together a number of lawyers, trademark agents and patent agents who have graduated from prestigious universities in China and abroad to provide a full-service of intellectual property.

Scope of Services

  • Intellectual property infringement litigation
  • Unfair competition and trade secret litigation
  • Anti-monopoly cases relating to intellectual property
  • Application and registration of patent, trademark, copyright and IC layout
  • Due diligence, licensing and transaction of intellectual property
  • Administrative protection procedures of intellectual property
  • Anti-counterfeiting products and customs protection of intellectual property
  • IP strategy consulting of enterprises
  • IP portfolio management of enterprises
  • Patent pool convening, assessment of essential patent and patent licensing policies
  • Assisting the clients to response to intellectual procedures including 337 investigations outside China
  • Legal affairs in the industries of Internet and technology, media and telecom (TMT)