Waste Disposal In China: IP, Product Liability Strategies
September 18, 2013, 6:13 PM EDT
Law360, New York (September 18, 2013, 6:13 PM EDT) -- Waste disposal is a term normally associated with the collection and disposal of residential or industrial waste. Images of city garbage collectors with broken electro domestics dangerously piled up on three-wheeled carts or villagers surrounded by heaps of cheap boards and recycled computer parts are most associated with waste disposal and recycling of industrial products in China.
However, aside from environmental issues, disposal of waste in China can not only be related to acts of trademark counterfeiting, but may also be the source of liability for...