近日，知识产权领域权威媒体《世界商标评论》杂志（World Trademark Review，简称WTR）发布了2019年度WTR1000全球商标领域领先律师事务所名录，中伦律师事务所再度入选，在中国大陆法域“维权与诉讼”和“申请与策略”两个领域均获推荐，其中“维权与诉讼”领域位列银榜。同时，中伦商标业务组黄静文律师和杨卫华律师荣膺榜单。
The annual authoritative international legal guide “World Trademark Review 1000 - The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals” has unveiled its 2019 edition of research results. Zhong Lun is once again among the top recommended firms. This year Zhong lun is recommended both in the category “enforcement and litigation” and “prosecution and strategy”. SILVER recommendation has been achieved in the category “enforcement and litigation”. Two Partners from Zhong Lun trademark team, Jimmy HUANG and Weihua YANG receive highly recognized.
Jimmy HUANG receives individually SILVER recommendation both in the category “enforcement and litigation” and “prosecution and strategy”. Educated in China and the United Kingdom, “he is articulate and can effortlessly convey advice in a clear and meaningful way to non-Chinese speakers”. “He is extremely smart, dependable and sensitive to the commercial issues faced by clients.” He has implemented “highly effective” registration practices for marquee names such as Jim Beam, Live Nation Worldwide and Treasury Wine Estates, while also overseeing a busy contentious practice.
Weihua YANG is named “a prosecution ace who recently secured well-known trademark statuses for China National Offshore Oil Corporation, iQIYI and Zhongrong International Trust”.
The WTR1000 Publisher speaks highly of Zhong Lun trademark team. “Highly commercial in its outlook, Zhong Lun provides creative solutions in a prompt manner.” “The team is extremely responsive and diligent, exercising intuitive judgement and manoeuvring nimbly to deal with enforcement issues. On top of this, the firm is skilled in keeping costs within budget while providing updates every step of the way.” The quality of legal advice is highly rated too: “Instead of giving purely legalistic answers, Zhong Lun goes the extra mile and tailors the solution to the commercial reality.”
The WTR 1000 research directory focuses exclusively on trademark practices and practitioners. When identifying the leading firms, factors such as depth of expertise, market presence and the level of work on which they are typically instructed were all taken into account, alongside positive peer and client feedback.
Dedicated in market and industry, Zhong Lun trademark team provides full range of legal service relating to trademark, including trademark registration, opposition, invalidation, customs protection, investigation, rights protection under administrative measures, litigation, well-known trademark, etc. Zhong Lun trademark team also has rich experience and numerous successes in assisting renowned large-scale enterprises home and abroad in brand protection strategy and strike on infringement, helping clients to build up core value for their brands in fierce global market competition.