Kangxin IP News


IP Journal


Kangxin IP News Vol.131

2017 /issue4

Kangxin Analysis 

The Importance of the Element of Bad Faith in International Trade Mark Law and its Relevance under the new Chinese Trademark Law Provisions  Gloria Q. Wu Partner
The crucial significance of bad faith in trademark cases has developed with a quantum leap in the last two decades. Consequently, an interesting body of law has emerged around the element of bad faith.
Is A Madrid Application the Way To Go in Mainland China?
Marcy West U.S. Attorney at Law 
Many applicants prefer to designate China through a Madrid application over a national Chinese application (in a Madrid application, applicants simply check a box to extend registration to China).