JiahuiSheng

Associate

Beijing + 86.10.5866.1111

Jiahui Sheng has a strong background in intellectual property and engineering including computer science and information security. She has passed the Chinese judicial examination and the Chinese patent agent qualification examination.

Jiahui was involved in several academic programs at Peking University, including open source software protection, remedies for standard essential patents, and internet cooperation between China and the United States. In 2016 she participated in the establishment of the Chinese Artificial Intelligence Law and Policy Committee and helped organize the World Robot Conference in Beijing.

Experience

  • Avient to acquire DSM Protective Materials businessJones Day is advising Avient Corporation (NYSE: AVNT), a leading provider of specialized and sustainable material solutions, in its $1.485 billion purchase of Koninklijke DSM N.V.’s protective materials business, a leading specialty engineered materials business built around the invention of Dyneema®, the world’s strongest fiber.
  • Velodyne defeats trade secret misappropriation claims at ITC and District CourtJones Day successfully defended leading lidar developer Velodyne Lidar USA, Inc. against trade secret misappropriation claims in the International Trade Commission and U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, resulting in Complainant voluntarily withdrawing its Complaint and terminating the ITC investigation, and dismissing its district court claims with prejudice.
  • Allrise Capital leads Series A investment in IntellectoKidsJones Day represented Allrise Capital in its lead Series A investment in IntellectoKids, a rapidly growing provider of online educational solutions for kids.