SIPS – Simone IP Services

25th Floor, 3 Lockhart Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong

www.sips.asia/

+852 3468 7500

SIPS is a leading intellectual property boutique servicing the needs of multinationals and SMEs in Greater China.

SIPS partners and associates include top-rated IP counselors who’ve worked in major international law firms known for their expertise in China and the region.

We helps clients in managing their IP portfolios, including registration, enforcement and licensing of trademarks, copyrights and patents.

In addition to our core services, SIPS assists clients with investigations management, advice on supply chain integrity, trade secret protection, data privacy, retail and wholesale distribution, ecommerce, distribution and sourcing agreements, and regulatory matters relating to IT and other high-tech sectors.

In 2017, we enhanced our existing capabilities by opening a fully-licensed trademark agency in China, SIPS (Shanghai) Ltd. The new agency operates from offices in Shanghai and Beijing, allowing us to directly represent our clients before the Chinese authorities.

Our expertise is mainly in the Greater China region, but we also assist clients with IP matters throughout Asia. For our Asia-based clients, we also assist with IP matters on a global basis with the help our network of local service providers.

We are passionate about IP and active in government affairs and association work that puts us on the front lines of IP policy making in China. This helps ensure our clients have timely access to information that can impact their IP strategies.

Our clients include household names across a broad range of industries, including information technology and consumer electronics, food and beverages, fashion, media and entertainment. We also assist small and medium-sized enterprises that require support in protecting their intellectual property in both the sourcing and distribution of their products in China.

In 2016-2017, SIPS was recognized as a “Tier One” firm for China trademark work by Managing Intellectual Property and accorded “Silver” status in the World Trademark Review 1000.



Jurisdictions

Asia

Expertise

Fashion
Diamonds
Retail
Food & beverages
Media
Technology
Brands
Luxury
IT & communications
Consumer goods
Sports & gaming
Telecommunications
Healthcare
International commercial & trade
E-Commerce
Automotive
Manufacturing and distribution
Consumer electronics
Pharmaceuticals
Medical device

Practice areas

Intellectual property

Offices

SIPS (Shanghai) Room 2203, 922 Hengshan Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai, People’s Republic of China 200030 +86 21 3477 0521
SIPS (Hong Kong) 25th Floor, 3 Lockhart Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong +852 3468 7500
SIPS (Beijing) Rm EF08, East Tower, LG Twin Towers B-12, Jianguomenwai Avenue, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100022, PRC +86 10 5120 8353

Partners

Joe Simone joesimone@sips.asia
Troy Rice troyrice@sips.asia
Dan Plane danplane@sips.asia
Helen Tang helentang@sips.asia
Bo Yu boyu@sips.asia