cluded more than 150,000 civil IPR disputes and more than 2,000 criminal IPR cases, up 80 percent and 23 percent res
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PR infringements and violations such as producing or selling counterfeit goods, he said.
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ending the Patent Law and the Copyright Law, and further shortening the time al
lotted for reviewing patent and trademark applications by upgrading our intelligent systems,” he added.
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es by establishing a national-level IP court. The new court, under the Supreme Peo
ple’s Court, aims to streamline the appeal process by allowing litigants to bypass top provincial courts.
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pproach to business with their Chinese partners amid the US-China trade dispute.
“Because the US consumers won’t want to pay more, we needed to source our products to上海夜生活
make sure that we are competitive in the market, so we had to slow down our business with China,” said Jo
ey Baxter, an importer and manufacturer for the dress brand JAX in New York.
上海夜生活品茶微信Baxter spoke with China Daily during the 2019 Texworld U
SA, Apparel Sourcing USA and Home Textiles Sourcing Expo, which started M
onday and will conclude on Wednesday, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York,
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ed eventually,” Baxter said. “Unfortunately, it’s taking longer than expected.”
“We are very much against the trade barriers,” said Detlef Braun, a member of the executive board of Messe Frankfurt GmbH, orga
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kets are getting unattractive for us, and consequently, the business would be damaged,” Braun said.上海夜生活
“So far, the US market is a very attractive market, the
上海夜生活品茶微信demand for Chinese products is still very high, but if these trade tariffs continue to g
row, then there could be a certain point where this market is losing attractiveness,” he said.