International Lawyers and Consultants.
Developed from a major global law firm in 2002, MMLC provides legal and business services of the highest quality in relation to intellectual property litigation and transactions, technology, corporate, mergers and acquisitions, and international trade, arising locally and globally. Long term clients of MMLC include most members of the Global Fortune 500, as well as national, provincial and city governments.
"Founding partner Matthew Murphy of MMLC Group has over 20 years' experience of IP work in both China and, Asia Pacific generally. He is well placed to handle IP issues associated with M&A transactions, and wider brand protection."
"MMLC Group is often instructed by foreign and domestic clients on the IP and TMT aspects of major M&A. Headed by Matthew Murphy, the team has been advising a number of multinational technology clients regarding online and offline IT and telecoms agreements, including implementation. It also assisted a number of Chinese entities with disputes concerning security and outsourcing arrangements, among other issues."
Recent News and Updates.
MMLC's Matt Murphy and Yu Du have been recognised for their
contributions of the China chapter's to Oxford University Press's
new edition of Overlapping IP Rights - 4 April 2023 [read more]
We take a look at China's new Advertising Regulations for
absolute claims here - 1 April 2023 [read more]
MMLC's Fei Dang looks at the proposed amendments to China's
Trademark Law - 24 March 2023 [read more]
MMLC's China Update for March 2023 is now available - covering
developments in IP, business news, competition law
and FDI - 2 March 2023 [read more]
MMLC's Matt Murphy has been quoted by Financial Times' Ignites
Asia on Increased Geopolitical Risks for Asset Managers in
China and the Asia Pacific Region - 9 September 2022 [read more]
MMLC's Xia Yu looks at how Trademark Squatters can be
Liable for Damages in China - 5 September 2023 [read more]
MMLC’s Matthew Murphy has been named an IP Leader, once again, in
WIPR’s World IP Leaders Guide for 2022. Thank you WIPR and
contributors - 1 June 2022 [read more]
Asian Legal Business has ranked MMLC Group Tier 1 for Trademarks
and Copyright, and Tier 2 for Patents, in its latest Asia wide IP
Rankings Guide - 20 May 2022 [read more]