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China NNN Agreement Explained in Plain English

For your reference, please find a sample China NNN Agreement agreement (in bilingual language versions) following this blog.   Small businesses are facing significant challenges in 2023. Many SMEs attempt to curtail expenditures by scrutinizing current suppliers or plan to engage new original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). When an SME engages a new OEM in China, […]

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China contract

Super Easy to Avoid Contract Disputes with Chinese Companies

A Practical Guide for North American SMEs to Avoid Contract Disputes with Chinese Companies In the current business environment, trust between Chinese companies and Western businesses has decreased. There are more risks in the Chinese economy. As a result, contract disputes occur more often than before. It is crucial for North American small businesses to

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Outsourcing

Engaging an OEM in China? Put these two things on your to-do list

When engaging a Chinese company to be your original equipment manufacturer (OEM), it is crucial to take precautions and follow well-established advice to avoid common pitfalls. Due Diligence on an OEM The main way of avoiding scams and fraud is to conduct a thorough due diligence exercise. 1. Legitimacy of an OEM Determining the legitimacy

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China Legal Risks

Top Three Legal Risks for Business Owners in 2023

There are several legal risks for doing business in China, but what matters to your business the most in 2023? In this article, our platform’s China legal experts have identified the top three legal risks for doing business in China in 2023. We wanted to share this insight with our audience as the new year

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Demand Letter

Four tips on when to use a Demand Letter to protect your business interest

Demand letters are very common in commercial legal disputes for businesses in countries such as Canada and the United States, and they rarely cause much concern for their recipients. In China, however, lawyer demand letters (often called “lawyer’s letters”) are much less common, meaning they are viewed much more seriously, and people generally respond to

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Trademark Protection

How an innovative bike tech company fought IP infringement in China?

A Customer Story Cutting-edge biking technology Founded by three friends, U.S.-based company Redshift Sports offers cutting-edge bike components, from shockproof seat posts to LED-light pedals. All its products are designed, tested and hand-assembled in its Philadelphia warehouse before being sold online to customers and stores around the world. Co-founder and engineer Erik de Brun explains

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China Risks

12 risks SMEs face when doing business with China

It is cliché to say China is a huge market with great potential; however, doing business there can still be tricky. According to opinions shared at the U.S.-China Business Forum held by Forbes in August 2022 – most American businesses operating in China have noticed that it’s getting harder to do business in China. For

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eCommerce domain name squatting

Amazon seller got his domain back from a bad-faith squatter in China in less than 2 months

With the help of Trustiics, an Amazon seller successfully fought domain name squatting in China remotely from his office in Illinois, the U.S.. Here is more on the story:   What to do if your domain name is registered in a foreign country The simple process to consult a vetted IP lawyer in China Efficient

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Registered Capital, China

China Registered Capital, fully explained

When dealing with a Chinese business, you may want to check its capital position to assess whether it can support its operations sustainably. In this background, it is important to understand the concept and market practice related to registered capital in China. In China, however, when you look into a company’s capital, you will encounter

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