Are NPEs or "Trolls” Ready to Burst into the Chinese IP Radar Screen?

By Andy Y. Sun* Executive Director, Asia Pacific Legal Institute; Visiting Professor, Peking University Law School/ School of,[Comprehensive Reports]

A phenomenon that tremendously impact the landscape of intellectual property right (IPR) protection in the last two decades is the emergence of so-called "trolls” or "non-practicing entities” (NPEs).

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