In today’s competitive market, the increasing convergence of technical innovation and style means that registering your design rights is an important component of any IP strategy, helping you to protect both your products and your visual identity against would-be copycats. At Deacons, our experienced team of lawyers and patent attorneys regularly advises clients on the extent and limits of design protection in the region and assists both domestic and international companies with the protection of their design assets in Hong Kong and China including the registration of designs, advice on invalidation proceedings and enforcement of design rights.
Amendments to China’s Patent Law bring the protection of designs in China more closely into line with international norms. With China as the world’s factory, it is all the more important to get advice from people who understand the Chinese system thoroughly and have your best interests at heart.
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Please take a look at our intellectual property pages for more on the range of work we undertake. And if you would like more information on how we could help you, please feel free to get in touch.