Law of The People's Republic of China on the Laws Applicable to Foreign-related Civil Relations
|Year of current version:||2010|
|Date of entry into force of original text:||April 1, 2011|
|Date of Text (Enacted):||October 28, 2010|
|Type of Text:||IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature|
|Subject Matter:||Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Trademarks, Utility Models|
|Notes:||Chapter 7 provides rules for the resolution of choice of law specifically in the area of Intellectual Property.|
Article 51 provides:" Where Article 146, Article 147 of the General Principles of Civil Law of the PRC and Article 36 of the Succession Law of the PRC are inconsistent with the provisions of this law, this law shall prevail. "
The English translation is unofficial.
|WIPO Lex No.:||CN173|