There are already over 10 franchise stores opened up in Shanghai. The administrative department of industry and commerce says even this store’s sign is similar to KFC, but the store itself is totally different, so they do not violate copyright.
Just for fun, here is a compilation of other Shanzhai KFC stores in China.
KFG “Eat His Chicken”
肯德基 vs. “啃德鸡”
slogan: “don’t need to go to KFC to eat fried chicken”
肯德基 vs. 肯麦基
CSC, this one is right next to a real KFC
KDL right across street from a real KFC
Ok one more, OMc McDonoald’s!!!