China Supreme Court Released the 16th Batch of Guiding Cases in IP Field

June 30, 2017

Recently China Supreme Court published the 16th batch of guiding cases in intellectural property field, covering not only primary categories of traditional IP cases but also new types of complex cases such as anti-monopoly and anti unfair competition in Internet industry. 

The 10 guiding cases published by the Supreme Court are:

Guiding Case No. 78: Beijing Qihoo Technology Ltd. v.s. Tencent Technology (Shenzhen) Ltd. and Shenzhen Tencent Computer Systems Ltd. on abusive use of dominating market position.

Guiding Case No. 79: Xiaoqin Wu v.s. Shanxi BC & TV Network on bundled transactions.

Guiding Case No. 80: Fuyuan Hong and Chunxiang Deng v.s. Guizhou Wufu Mill Food Co. Ltd. and Guidzhou Jincai Ethnic Culture R&D Co. Ltd. on copyright infringement.

Guiding Case No. 81: Xiaoyan Zhang v.s. Xianhe Lei, Qi Zhao and Shandong Aishuren Audio-vido & Book Co. Ltd. on copyright infringement dispute.

Guiding Case No. 82: Suiyong Wang v.s. Shenzhen Ellassay Costume Industry Co. Ltd. and Hangzhou Yintai Century Department Store Co. Ltd. on trademark infringement.

Guiding Case No. 83: Weihai Jiayikao Household Appliances Co. Ltd. v.s. Yongkang City Jinshide Industry & Trading Co. Ltd. and Zhejiang Tmall Network Co. Ltd. on invention patent infringement.

Guiding Case No. 84: Eli Lilly and Company v.s. Changzhou Huasheng Pharmacy Co. Ltd. on invention patent infringement.

Guiding Case No. 85: Friedrich Grohe AG & Co. KG v.s. Zhejiang Jianlong Sanitary Ware Co. Ltd. on design patent infringement.

Guiding Case No. 86: Tianjin Tianlong Seed Industry Technology Co. Ltd. v.s. Jiangsu Xulong Seed Industry Technology Co. Ltd. on new plant specie right infringement. 

Guiding Case No. 87: Criminal case of Mingsheng Guo, Mingfeng Guo and Shubiao Sun criminal for counterfeiting registered trademark. 

(Source: China IP Daily)