Everything You Should Know before Sending a Cease & Desist Letter in China
To protect your IP rights, sending potential infringers a Cease & Desist Letter or Warning Letter is one of the most common tools. Is it a necessary step before starting any legal proceedings in China？What legal consequences does it entail? Are there any issues that must be attended to? How effective is the Letter? This article will try to project a bird’s eye view regarding everything you should know before sending the Letter to your potential infringers, including purpose of sending the letter, legal effects of sending the letter, adverse effects and legal risks of sending the letter, common responses and consequences of sending the letter, scenarios where the letter may solve problems and so on.