Posts Tagged ‘IPR’

Alibaba Lands On U.S. Notorious Markets List For Lax Counterfeit Policies

Alibaba’s ecosystem comprises China’s biggest Internet marketplace, and it’s again in the crosshairs of United States Trade Representative Michael Froman. …


Illegal Activities Push 360 Cloud Disk To Stop Services In China

360cloud shutdown360 Cloud Disk published a notice on its official website stating that they will stop providing cloud disk services to …


China Bans Apple’s Latest iPhones Over Patent Dispute

Apple logo redInvestors eyeing Apple’s China growth with anticipation have had their bubbles popped today with news that the tech company was …


Apple Loses iPhone Trademark Case In China

tiandi-iphoneThere is now no need to worry the next time you purchase a leather case for your iPhone and wonder …


Wireless Patent Deal Adds To Qualcomm’s China Exposure

patentQualcomm reached a new patent license agreement with Lenovo Group. So far, China’s five leading smartphone manufacturers, including Xiaomi, Huawei, …


Huawei Renews Patent Cross License Agreement With Ericsson

HuaweiChinese telecom device maker Huawei has renewed its global patent cross license agreement with Ericsson. As a part of the …


Fake Goods Kill Chinese E-commerce Hope

The sale of fake and counterfeit goods in China has finally ended the services of a major online shopping service. Chinese B2C e-commerce operator JD.com announced that they will stop services at Paipai.com on December 31, 2015, and after a three-month transition period the website will be completely shut down by April 1, 2016. Paipai.com […]


AsiaInfo Buys Trend Micro’s Chinese Security Services

AsiaInfo will acquire all of Trend Micro’s businesses in China, including over 100 core technologies and intellectual property rights. Meanwhile, AsiaInfo will establish an independent security technology company, which will integrate AsiaInfo’s existing communications security technologies with Trend Micro’s cloud and big data security technologies. He Zheng, chairman of AsiaInfo’s security department, said that the […]


China’s Alibaba Sued For Patent Infringement In U.S.

Express Mobile, an information technology company in the U.S., has sued China’s Alibaba for patent infringement. According to Express Mobile, the company filed the patent infringement lawsuit against the Alibaba Group in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, Marshall Division. In the statement, Express Mobile accused Alibaba for infringing its […]


Alibaba Becomes Exclusive Distributor For BMG In China

BMG, a music business subsidiary of Germany’s Bertelsmann Group, has signed an exclusive online music distribution agreement for the Chinese market with Alibaba. Under the agreement, Alibaba will become the exclusive online distributor of BMG music and artists in the Chinese market. Alibaba will sell those products on its own platforms such as Xiami.com. In […]