Uk Export Advice

52 - How to Protect Intellectual Property in China



One of the biggest reasons cited by British exporter for not doing business in China is the risk of intellectual property theft. If you are discounting the huge Chinese market for this reason you really should listen to this episode because things have changed. My name is David James and in this episode of UK Export Advice I’m talking to Jason Teng, Partner at intellectual property law firm Potter Clarkson about how to protect our intellectual property in China. Even if you don’t intend to do business in China it could serve you well to register your trade mark and key patents there because this provides a level of worldwide protection against Chinese imitations of your brand and products. For more information and advice about intellectual property visit To get every episode of UK Export Advice sent straight to your smartphone sign up at UK Export Advice is produced by the BrightHorn Group, experts in Business Communications http://brighthorn