Professor Tao Xinliang, being engaged in legal research, teaching, and lawyer practical affairs for more than ten years, now is working as a professor, supervisor of Dr., senior lawyer, arbitrator, and attorney of patent, still as the dean of Intellectual Property School of Shanghai University, the member of the teacher’s group of national junior & senior cadres’ legal learning, the legislative consulting expert of Shanghai Municipality, standing director & vice secretary-general of IP Law Research Commission of Chinese Legal Society, vice director of IP Commission of China National Lawyers’ Association, standing director & vice secretary-general of Science & Technology Law Society in China, vice director-general of Chinese Universities’ IP Research Commission, vice director-general of IP Research Commission of Shanghai, vice master of Trade Mark’s Society, director-general of IP Law Research Commission of Shanghai lawyers’ Society.
Professor Tao also has been invited as special researcher and part-time professor by Fudan University, Industry University of North-West China, Politics University of Taiwan, Pacific-Asia Law Institute of U.S.A. and other universities and institutes. Meanwhile, Professor Tao is to be the arbitrator and expert for the domain dispute’s arbitration of China International Economics & Trade Arbitration Commission, Shanghai Arbitration Commission and other arbitration structures.
Professor Tao has taken part in many Acts, Rules’ legislation, amendment and research, such as Technology Contract law, Contract Law, Science & Technology’s Advancing Law, Achievements’ Transferred of Science & Technology Law etc. Professor Tao has ever given large number of legal suggestions to the national and local governmental departments.
For the time being, Professor Tao has been the legal consultant for many enterprise for his successfully deputizing a great number of action and non-action cases, which include the fields of IP, joint-venture, economics, technology contract and estates and so on, among them the cases related IP have reached two hundred. Professor Tao is especially good at cases about paten, trade mark, copyright, know-how, computer software, technology trade, technology transferred and other related areas, also, Professor Tao is quite familiar with related economics, technology, civil & commercial and contract law.