Attorney at Law
is specialized in the firm’s Intellectual Property and International practice group. Mr. Shi focuses his practice on representing companies worldwide in legal, technical, strategic planning and intellectual property matter. His practice area covers patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade-secrets, dispute resolution and litigation, as well as intellectual property transactions.
Mr. Shi has extensive experience in the preparation and prosecution of trademark registrations in diverse business areas, including clothing, beverage, jewelry, retail selling and manufacturing industry. Also, Mr. Shi has handled quite a number of copyright litigation and arbitration cases, including computer program, literature work, cinematographic and television work, songs and paintings, etc,. Regarding to patent issues, Mr. Shi is experienced in patent litigation, arbitration and mediation.
During the past several years, Mr. Shi has helped a good number of foreign investors successfully make safe and profitable entry into China market. With comprehensive knowledge both in foreign investing and legal environment in mainland of China, Mr. Shi is able to offer his critical legal opinion on the mark. Since China is developing into a more commercialized society, the corporate and labor issue are becoming more complicated. Mr. Shi figures that a well planned internal corporation and labor management system will be a cardinal task for most foreign investors before their entry into China mainland market.
Mr. Shi graduated from East China University of Political Science & Law (ECUPL), and he is fluent in Mandarin, Shanghainese and English.
Representative Experience: (1) A famous Swiss Home Group’s entry into China from the very beginning, covering investment, labor and trademark issues; (2) Successful resolution of a senior manager labor crisis of a well-known Shanghai local animation company; (3) An important LED patent portfolio transaction project dealing; (4) Successful Online game copyright protection for a Shanghai local giant game company; (5) Favorable mediation before patent litigation hearing for a famous clothes-hanger company; (6) Stable and steady legal support against default risk of a domestic manufacturer on behalf of a foreign trading company.
Memberships & Activities: All China Lawyers Association, INTA, AIPPI, Marques.