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Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights in The Netherlands

With your company, you successfully and carefully create value with your intellectual property for years to come. The purpose of this article is to point out to you, as the owner of intellectual property rights (such as trademarks, copyrights, designs and patents) in the Netherlands, the possibilities of enforcing these rights and of combating infringement. …

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China’s One Belt One Road Initiative on tax and customs

In September and October 2013, the Chinese President Xi Jinping had brought up two strategic initiatives which are jointly known as the “One Belt One Road” Initiative[1] (OBOR), respectively the New Silk Road Economic Road (SREB) and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road (MSR). These two projects are considered a re-establishment of the historical trade …

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China’s Decision on Establishing IPR Specialized Courts

On August 31, 2014, the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress of China issued the Decision on the Establishment of Intellectual Property Rights Courts (IPR Courts) in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou (http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2014-08/31/c_133609565.htm). According to the Press Conference of the Higher People’s Court of Beijing, the Beijing specialized IP Court plans to be fully established …

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