Land Rover wins the clone wars after court rules Chinese automaker copied its Evoque

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    Land Rover wins the clone wars after court rules Chinese automaker copied its Evoque

    Land Rover wins the clone wars after court rules Chinese automaker copied its Evoque SUV
    https://www.foxnews.com/auto/land-ro...its-evoque-suv

    3/22/19
    By Gary Gastelu

    Jaguar Land Rover has won a landmark legal case in China that will force an automaker there to stop selling a knockoff of the British brand’s Range Rover Evoque SUV. The decision marks the first time a court has ruled in favor of a foreign automaker in such a case.

    Chinese automakers are often accused of stealing designs from European and American automakers, including Ford and General Motors, but the legal system has traditionally been week on protecting the intellectual property of foreign companies.

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    Re: Land Rover wins the clone wars after court rules Chinese automaker copied its Evo

    this is surprising, hopefully it's a sign that things are changing in China.

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    Re: Land Rover wins the clone wars after court rules Chinese automaker copied its Evo

    The Chinese are experts at reverse engineering. It is bad in every sector, but I see it first hand in the heavy equipment world. Happy to see there is at least a glimmer of some type of accountability.
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    Re: Land Rover wins the clone wars after court rules Chinese automaker copied its Evo

    Back in 2012, Ford succeeded in stopping this F150 copy, the JAC 4R3

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    Re: Land Rover wins the clone wars after court rules Chinese automaker copied its Evo

    This news is good, sad, and funny all rolled into one for their own reasons.

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    Re: Land Rover wins the clone wars after court rules Chinese automaker copied its Evo

    With all of the quality issues I hear about the Rang Rover, maybe Land Rover should just sell the Chinese knock off to improve quality.

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