Media Advisory: UCI Long U.S.-China Institute presents panel on intellectual property protection in China


WHAT: The UCI Long U.S.-China Institute, a leading research institute on doing business in China, partners with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and the District Export Council of Southern California to present this comprehensive seminar, which brings together China IP experts with a deep understanding of how U.S. businesses can protect their intellectual property in China. 

Presentations and topics include:

  • Registering Your Trademarks and Copyrights in China
  • Obtaining Your Patents in China
  • IP Enforcement in China, for Patents, Trademarks and Copyrights
  • Protecting Your Trade Secrets: Practical and Political Considerations
  • Company IP Risk Management
  • Insights from UCI Compliance Studies
  • Anticipating Future Challenges – Why Being Up-to-Date is Not Enough

WHEN: Thursday, May 21, 2015, 9:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.

WHERE: UC Irvine School of Law, EDU 1111 (map and directions)

WHO: Experienced speakers from government, industry and academia will share up-to-the-minute information, as well as what to watch and prepare for in the future. Visit the event page to access the full seminar schedule and speaker list. 

MEDIA CONTACT: Media planning to attend the event should contact Colleen Taricani, UCI Law Assistant Dean for Communications, at (949) 824-3063 or

About the UCI Long U.S.-China Institute
The UCI Long U.S.-China Institute ( is the result of a collaboration between the UC Irvine School of Law ( and The Paul Merage School of Business ( Established as a premier research entity, the Long U.S.-China Institute’s goal is to facilitate and further knowledge about the interaction between business and law in the United States and China. The Long U.S.-China Institute will foster understanding and respect leading to an atmosphere of equality and mutual benefit between the two nations.