Advisory Counsels

Jason J. Mu / Senior Legal Counsel

Jason serves as the trusted legal adviser for approximately 50 long-term coporate clients. Jason also formed the Guangzhou IP & Legal Advise r Group as a means to focus top professionals on the problems and opportunities of intellectual property value creation and protection.

Jason litigates trademark, copyright, patent, antitrust, and unfair competition disputes on behalf of foreign and domestic enterprises. Recent noteworthy cases include:

Jason has instructed at Tsinghua University and Sun Yat-sen University, served asa legal adviser to the Technology and Information Bureau of the Guangzhou Developement District, and mentored companies such as Guangzhou Torch Hi-Tech Enterprise Service Center in business. He has also served as director for several leading intellectual property associations, including Guangdong Association of Intellectual Property Protection, Guangdong Association of Copyright Protection, Guangdong Institute of Social Scientific Information, and the Information Networks and High-Tech Legal Affairs Office. Other notable acheivements include:

  • Executive Member of Guangdong Province Intellectual Property Association
  • Member of the Guangzhou Jury of Appeals' Intellectual Property Board of Arbitration
  • Vice President of the Alumni Association of Guangdong Ocean University in Guangzhou
  • Associate-Instructor of LLM at Tsinghua University

Jason has been a qualified lawyer in China since 2000. He graduated from Guangdong Ocean University, with a B.S. in mechanical engineering and_graduated from the prestigious Peking University with a LL.M in intellectual property. Following law school, he was a practicing lawyer at Greenleaf Law Firm and Trust Law Firm.

    Selected Publications:
  • Research on Ownership Rights Created by Employee Invention and Other Related Interest Balances in China
  • Views on "Dukang" Trademark Disputes
  • Overview of the Concept of Practical Art and Its Protection
  • Intel vs. East Jin Infringement Dispute: A Reflection on the Legal _Issues
  • Expounding on Legal Copyright Usage Systems