• Broadcaster's only option is to obey court ruling

    2016-01-14

    With the advent of the knowledge economy, trademarks can add tremendous commercial value to any product, and thus trademarks are registered in the name of celebrities or popular shows.

  • Suspects tried in illegal banking case

    2016-01-14

    A group of suspects stood trial on Wednesday in Lanxi for alleged involvement in a major underground banking case.

  • Court conducts first trial via WeChat

    2016-01-13

    The Zhengzhou Intermediate People's Court has started conducting some cases on WeChat, China's most popular instant messaging app, in an effort to provide flexibility and convenience for judges and far-flung lawyers.

  • Feud within Chinachem family

    2016-01-13

    A Chinachem Group subsidiary filed a writ in the High Court against Chinachem Charitable Foundation Chairman Kung Yan-sum for embezzling the company's money to fund a legal battle over the control of the HK$83-billion legacy of late tycoon Nina Wang Kung Yu-sum.

  • Former deputy security minister gets 15 years in jail

    2016-01-12

    Li Dongsheng was charged with illegally accepting almost $3.5 million worth of assets and abusing power in positions he held between 1996 and 2013.

  • Homeless make claim for compensation

    2016-01-12

    A group of homeless people have gone to court accusing the government of taking their belongings without giving them adequate notice.

  • Louis Vuitton seeks action against fakes

    2016-01-12

    French luxury goods firm Louis Vuitton is seeking damages from three people convicted of offering counterfeit versions of its clothing, shoes and handbags on Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's popular Taobao shopping website.

  • Thieves sentenced to life in prison for tapping oil pipe

    2016-01-11

    Three men were sentenced to life in prison for theft of refined oil worth 470 million yuan ($71 million), the largest case of theft in terms of value since 1949.