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Tag Archives: Anti-Unfair Competition Law

Posted in Intellectual Property Steven LevitanAnna-Katharina FrieseZhen FengGrace GuoJulia PengDr. Frederick ChenHiroto ImaiStanislas Roux-ValliardChristian StollFederico FuscoRuud van der VeldenNatalia GulyaevaAlastair ShawAna CastedoBernardo Herrerias F.Valentina Schmid

Global Trade Secrets Guide 2020

Businesses are increasingly turning to trade secrets as a mechanism to protect their innovations and know-how. From the implementation of the EU Trade Secrets Directive, to recent amendments to China’s Anti-Unfair Competition Law, many countries have taken significant strides to increase protection for trade secret owners and their rights.  However, mobile workforces, advancements in technology, and inconsistencies in enforcement regimes Continue Reading

Posted in Internet, Policy & Regulation Adrian Emch

China: Appetite for anti-unfair competition action in the Internet space

It’s been almost a year since the new “Internet clause” in China’s Anti-Unfair Competition Law (AUCL) is in force. The enforcement authority hasn’t used it much in 2018. But one decision is noteworthy.

AUCL amendment

On 1 January 2018, the first amendment to the AUCL since its enactment in 1993 came into effect. One of the major changes … Continue Reading