US sports footwear and apparel manufacturer New Balance has won a lawsuit in China after a long wait. Photo: SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
US sports footwear and apparel manufacturer New Balance has won a lawsuit in China after a long wait. Photo: SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images

New Balance wins copyright case against Chinese firm over ‘N’ logo, wins US$1.54 million

  • New Balance’s win comes after former NBA star Michael Jordan won a copyright infringement case, indicating China is serious on protecting intellectual property
  • China is in the process of drafting an action plan on IP protection as required under the phase one trade deal with the US

US sports footwear and apparel manufacturer New Balance has won a lawsuit in China after a long wait. Photo: SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
US sports footwear and apparel manufacturer New Balance has won a lawsuit in China after a long wait. Photo: SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
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