The LEGO Group rarely puts itself under the spotlight by talking about litigation but it made an exception by commenting on its recent victories against two Chinese infringers.
The IP lawyers behind said victories are from our Shanghai office and its associated office, Hogan Lovells Fidelity, in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone. Two Chinese toy makers (the “defendants”) were jointly manufacturing and selling imitation LEGO products (“BELA Products”). The lawsuits were filed before the Shantou Intermediate People’s Court based on copyright infringement and unfair competition.
Read our press release here