Date(s) - 09 Sep 2020
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
承办单位 : 奋迅·贝克麦坚时
刘虹环 – 合伙人
周曦 – 合伙人
Presented by Baker McKenzie FenXun
When: Wednesday September 9th, 2020
at 4.00 pm Beijing/HK time
(Presented in Chinese Putonghua)
Two leading professionals on China Civil Litigation and IP Protection from FenXun Partners will provide a practical overview and key cases from multiple perspectives:
- New Evidence Rules of Civil Litigation and IP Litigation
- Trade Secret Protection
- SEP Patent Litigation
- Antitrust Litigation
Honghuan LIU – Partner
Ms. Liu is a Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution Group. Arbitrator of CIETAC and BAC. Before joining this firm, Ms. Liu was the partner in charge of the DR Department of Zhong Lun Law Firm and a partner of JunHe LLP. From 1986 to 1993, she was engaged in judicial supervision and guidance in commercial tribunal of Beijing Higher Court.
As counsel for many MNCs, Ms. Liu is good at dealing with complex commercial litigation and arbitration, especially those related to technology, including trade secrets, product liability, patent, standard essential patent portfolio license royalty disputes and related anti-monopoly litigation and other infringement litigation or cross-border disputes, including dispute resolution strategy and plan determination, litigation and arbitration procedures, settlement negotiation, and dealing with public relations crisis suffered by MNCs in China.
Ms. Liu is good at clarifying the core and hierarchical interests of clients for MNCs in complex and influential cases or emergencies involving multiple procedures, multiple battlefields and cross jurisdictional areas, and has her insight into the unity, difference and coordination among different battlefields, and accordingly determines legal action plan to be executed in China.
Ms. Liu can rapidly step into any frontier technology field involved in a case by relying on her excellent logical ability, imagination and learning ability, so as to fully realize the integration of technology and legal thinking. In the circumstance that China has not yet formed a fact discovery system, Ms. Liu is skilled at finding any possible clues, quickly tracing to the core facts and fixing the evidence. She is also the first lawyer to use expert witness system in mainland China. Several complicated and frontier cases represented by Ms. Liu in trade secrets, product liability and trademarks have become guiding cases for Chinese courts to deal with similar disputes in the future.
Ms. Liu graduated from the China University of Political Science and Law in 1986 with a Bachelor of Law degree.
Xi ZHOU – Partner
Mr. Xi Zhou is a partner in the Dispute Resolution Group. He has more than 18 years of experience in dispute resolution practice. Mr. Zhou has been the chief trial counsel for a number of multinational companies and domestic enterprises in complex commercial litigations.
He is an outstanding trial lawyer, who is good at persuading adjudicator through his careful logical thinking, quick response and free expression.
Mr. Zhou typically represents technology related lawsuits such as product liability disputes, trade secret and patent infringement actions, anti-trust and unfair competition disputes, company equity disputes, financial derivatives cases, and other commercial disputes. Mr. Zhou is particularly good at understanding the commercial interests of client, and accordingly work out appropriate litigation strategy and plan. He is also good at explaining the professional and technical issues in complex cases in the way that familiar and acceptable for judges, so facilitate fact finding of the court. He is also good at questioning witnesses and experts in cross examination.
Before joining us, he was a partner in the Dispute Resolution Department of JunHe LLP.
FenXun is a law firm established in Beijing in 2009. Ever since FenXun has been growing very fast and now there are more than 100 legal professionals in our Beijing, Shanghai and Hainan offices. Our main practice areas include: M&A, Capital Market, Asset Securitization, Fund Formation & Investment, Competition & Anti-trust, Banking & Finance, Financial Services, Intellectual Property, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Real Estate and Taxation.
About Baker McKenzie FenXun
The Baker McKenzie FenXun (FTZ) Joint Operation is the world’s leading China legal platform, delivering integrated international and PRC legal services. Established in April, 2015 in the China (Shanghai) Free Trade Zone, it is the first that has been approved by the Shanghai Justice Bureau. For both Baker McKenzie and FenXun Partners, the Joint Operation is a historic step in providing clients with a joint global and local PRC law capacity from one single and uniquely aligned platform.