Corporate IPR protection strategies in China

evidence from foreign and local businesses operating in China

Yiming Tang

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Abstract

Intellectual property rights (lPR) protection is a challenge for businesses operating in mainland China. This paper reports findings from an exploratory study examining IPR protection strategies by a sample of foreign and local businesses operating in China. These strategies and practices go beyond the usual legal means to include social responsibility measures, innovation one-stop business-solution, close cooperation with local business partner, market quarantine, and production-process isolation.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Business in the Asia-Pacific Region
Subtitle of host publicationchallenges, opportunities and strategies for research and practice
Place of PublicationBeijing, China
PublisherUniversity of International Business and Economics
Pages1-15
Number of pages15
Publication statusPublished - 2007
EventInaugural Australia-China International Business Research Conference - Beijing, China
Duration: 22 Sep 200724 Sep 2007

Conference

ConferenceInaugural Australia-China International Business Research Conference
CityBeijing, China
Period22/09/0724/09/07

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Keywords

  • intellectual property rights
  • IPR protection
  • mainland China

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Tang, Y. (2007). Corporate IPR protection strategies in China: evidence from foreign and local businesses operating in China. In International Business in the Asia-Pacific Region: challenges, opportunities and strategies for research and practice (pp. 1-15). Beijing, China: University of International Business and Economics.