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iQiyi Sues Bytedance for Illegally Streaming Hit Chinese Costume Drama

iQiyi Sues Bytedance for Illegally Streaming Hit Chinese Costume Drama

iQiyi Sues Bytedance for Illegally Streaming Hit Chinese Costume Drama

Sep 4, 2018
Chen Juan
Chinese Firm Takes Pinduoduo to Court in US Over Fake Products

Chinese Firm Takes Pinduoduo to Court in US Over Fake Products

Chinese unicorn Pinduoduo is the subject of a lawsuit in the US after being accused of knowingly selling knock-off products on its social-sales platform.

Jul 25, 2018
Xu Wei
 Chinese Movie Star Zhao Wei Goes on Trial for Misleading Investors

Chinese Movie Star Zhao Wei Goes on Trial for Misleading Investors

Chinese film star Zhao Wei has gone on trial along with her husband accused of misleading investors with a total of 42 lawsuits brought against the pair.

Jul 20, 2018
Xu Zuwei & Liao Shumin
Baidu Pays out USD31,000 for Photo Copyright Infringement

Baidu Pays out USD31,000 for Photo Copyright Infringement

Baidu has been ordered to pay out CNY214,000 (USD31,000) in compensation over a series of photo copyright infringements.

Jul 13, 2018
Xu Zuwei & Liao Shumin
China's Lipeng Sues Two Shandong Cities for Construction Bills, Demands USD70.7 Mln

China's Lipeng Sues Two Shandong Cities for Construction Bills, Demands USD70.7 Mln

A unit of China's aluminum-maker Lipeng has sued two cities in the country's eastern province of Shandong for not paying for their construction projects.

Jun 29, 2018
Liao Shumin
Bytedance Adds to Slew of Lawsuits in Bid to Keep Pace With China’s Tech Goliaths

Bytedance Adds to Slew of Lawsuits in Bid to Keep Pace With China’s Tech Goliaths

Bytedance Adds to Slew of Lawsuits in Bid to Keep Pace With China’s Tech Goliaths

Jun 25, 2018
Xu Wei
China's NetEase Kaola Sues Consumer Rights Watchdog, Estee Lauder

China's NetEase Kaola Sues Consumer Rights Watchdog, Estee Lauder

A Chinese court has ordered four entities to compensate for damages after claiming that e-commerce platform NetEase Kaola, which specializes in maternity and baby products, sold fake French eye cream.

Jun 23, 2018
Liao Shumin
Huayi Brothers Media Sues After We Media Reports Weigh On Its Shares

Huayi Brothers Media Sues After We Media Reports Weigh On Its Shares

Recent malicious rumors some we media have spread online have prompted Huayi Brothers Media to file legal proceedings to hold…

Jun 15, 2018
Liao Shumin
Baidu Is Sued for Trademark Infringement; Plaintiff Seeks USD47,000 Damages

Baidu Is Sued for Trademark Infringement; Plaintiff Seeks USD47,000 Damages

Baidu Is Sued for Trademark Infringement; Plaintiff Seeks USD47,000 Damages

Jun 11, 2018
Xu Wei
Luckin Coffee Plans to Sue Starbucks for China Monopoly

Luckin Coffee Plans to Sue Starbucks for China Monopoly

Luckin Coffee Co. is preparing to file an antitrust suit against Starbucks Corp. in which it accuses the latter of…

Jun 5, 2018
Emmi Laine
Luckin Coffee May Sue Starbucks for Monopoly; US Chain Aims to Triple China Revenue

Luckin Coffee May Sue Starbucks for Monopoly; US Chain Aims to Triple China Revenue

Chinese startup Luckin Coffee Co. is preparing to file an antitrust suit in China against Starbucks Corp. just as the…

May 16, 2018
Lv Jinyu
Coolpad Sues IPO-Ready Xiaomi for Patent Infringement

Coolpad Sues IPO-Ready Xiaomi for Patent Infringement

A unit under smartphone maker Coolpad Group Ltd. is suing Xiaomi Inc. and its affiliates for patent infringement just a week after the accused filed to go public in Hong Kong.

May 11, 2018
Liao Shumin