Guangdon, Hong Kong to Draft Policy on Cross-Border IP Infringement

Law360, New York (December 4, 2003, 12:00 AM EST) -- Guangdong and Hong Kong officials agreed this week to work out a policy framework for dealing with cross-border intellectual property infringement cases under the two different legal systems, the South China Morning Post reported.

The agreement was reached in the first meeting of the Guangdong-Hong Kong Expert Group on the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights.

The officials also launched a joint database, which allows easy access to information on the intellectual property systems in the Chinese mainland, Hong Kong and Macao. Laws and registration procedures in...
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