Amazon Sellers’ Guide to Chinese Intellectual Property Law
By: CJ Rosenbaum Esq., Anthony Famularo Esq., Conor Wiggins, and Moshe Allweis
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The Amazon Sellers’ Guide to Chinese Intellectual Property Law focuses on informing Amazon sellers about protecting their brand from threats located in China and steps sellers can take to prohibit infringers. We discuss trademark and copyright law, the two primary ways to protect your brand around the world.
The Chinese marketplace is booming and ripe for investment. The development of ecommerce companies like Amazon, Alibaba, and eBay have provided the keys to the global marketplace for corporations and individual sellers to market their products worldwide. As such, it’s absolutely paramount that sellers understand their IP rights in China. It’s important for sellers to understand that with a history as long and as notable as China’s, there are bound to be differences that influence exactly what intellectual property means to the Chinese people.
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Rosenbaum, Famularo & Segall, PC focuses on 3 major areas for Amazon sellers:
- Suspensions: Plans of Action for non-legal suspensions and obtaining withdrawals of intellectual property right complaints.
- Representing Sellers in Arbitration: when Amazon refuses to reinstate accounts or seizes money/goods belonging to Amazon sellers.
- Brand Protection: for private label sellers on all web platforms.
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