Apple has received Chinese regulatory approval for the new iPad, indicating that the company plans on bringing its newest tablet to the country despite the ongoing legal battle with China-based Proview Technology over the iPad trademark.

According to the IDG News Service (, the new iPad was granted the China Compulsory Certification by the China Quality Certification Center according to the regulator’s website. The certification is a mandatory stamp necessary for Apple to sell the device in the country, the article notes.