IPR Protection

Reed Exhibitions has always attached great importance to the protection of the intellectual property rights during exhibitions, and is committed to building credible, sound and orderly business transaction platforms for its exhibitors and visitors.

In China, Reed Exhibitions group of companies, in active response to the campaign of “Conventions & Exhibitions under Blue-Sky” jointly launched by the Ministry of Commerce, the General Administration of Customs, the State Administration for Industry and Commerce, National Copyright Administration and State Intellectual Property Office, will further help enhance the participants’ awareness of IPR protection at both inbound and outbound events it organizes in the future by taking the following measures, to do our best to help protect the trademark right, copyright and patent of enterprises from home and abroad:

a. Post tips on IPR protection during exhibitions at notable positions of the company’s website and show websites, including release of Measures for the Protection of IPR during Exhibitions, expert advices on IPR protection during exhibitions, contacts of regulatory bodies for IPR protection during exhibitions and relevant legal service providers;
b. Post IPR protection publicity posters, IPR infringement complaint hotline number at obvious places on the sites of its exhibitions in China;
c. In the event of any dispute over IPR at the event organized by Reed Exhibitions in China, the local regulatory authority on IPR protection will be contacted immediately for settlement;
d. Invite IPR legal service providers to set up service counters at the events of Reed Exhibitions in need of such services, so as to provide on-site IPR protection consultation services for both exhibitors and visitors;
e. Invite IPR legal service providers to give lectures on IPR protection during certain events organized by Reed Exhibitions in China;
f. Keep close contact with regulatory bodies for IPR protection during exhibitions and actively coordinate with relevant activities conducted by governmental IPR departments for IPR protection during exhibitions.

Reed Exhibitions China is pleased to announce that Reed Exhibitions China and S&F have agreed to cooperate to provide advice to our clients on the topic of IPR. Should you require any advice please contact S&F. Please refer to Reed Exhibitions and the event that you are participating in and your first consultation will be free of charge. If you are a client of Reed Exhibitions exhibiting in one of our events in China then you will also enjoy a 15% discount on any further advice you may receive from S&F. This is a free service provided by Reed Exhibitions to assist our clients in dealing with IPR issues. Reed Exhibitions will NOT assume any legal responsibility or otherwise for the advice provided by S&F.

Please click here to view more detailed information of IPR Protection.

Schmitt & Orlov Intellectual Property (BeijingOffice)
Mr. Edouard Schmitt zur Höhe
Email: edouard@shcmitt-orlov.asia
Tel: +86 (0)10 8446 4788
Fax: +86 (0)10 8446 4968

Schmitt & Orlov Intellectual Property (ShanghaiOffice)
Ms. Chris Li
Email: chris@schmitt-orlov.asia
Tel: +86 186 2181 3050

Major Ocean Organizations in Qingdao

State Key Laboratory

●Qingdao National Laboratory for Marine Science and Technology

●Physical Oceanography. MOE. China

●Key Laboratory of Marine Chemistry Theory and Technology

●Key Laboratory of Experimental Marine Biology

●Key Laboratory of Marine Geology and Environment

●Key Laboratory of Ocean Circulation and Waves

●Key Laboratory of Marine Ecology and Environmental Science

●Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Corrosion and Bio-fouling

●State Key Laboratory of Marine Coatings

Subordinate Organization of the SOA

●North China Sea Branch, State Oceanic Administration

●North China Sea Marine Environmental Monitoring Center

●North China Sea Marine Forecasting Center of State Oceanic Administration

●North China Sea Data & Information Service, SOA

●North China Sea Centre of Standard& Metrology(Technology), SOA

●North China Sea Marine Technical Support Center, State Oceanic Administration

●The China Marine Surveillance Beihai Corps

●The China Marine Surveillance Detachment First

●The China Marine Surveillance Beihai Airlines Detachment

●Qingdao city environmental monitoring center

Research Laboratory

●The First Institute of Oceanography, SOA

●North China Sea Maritime Engineering Prospecting Institute, SOA

●Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

●Qingdao Branch, Institute of Acoustics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

●Yellow Sea Fisheries Research Institute Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences

●Shandong Institute of Marine Biology

●Institute seawater aquaculture Shandong Province

●Qingdao Marine Equipment Research Institute

●710 Research Institute of China Shipbuilding Industry


●Ocean University of China

●PLA Navy Submarine Academy Of The People's Liberation Army

●China University of Petroleum


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