Publications

Major and Exciting Changes to China’s Patent Law on the Horizon

– February 2019

Happy Lunar New Year!

– January 2019

Finally a unified “Court of Appeal” for technology IP in China

– January 2019

Can several alternate groups in a Markush claim be arbitrarily deleted during invalidation?

– December 2018

No % homology?  How to craft allowable claim scope around sequences to comply with China’s strict written description requirements

– November 2018

Can post-filing data showing unexpected technical effect be used to overcome inventive step if the specification contains no data but asserts the unexpected technical effect?

– November 2018

Is it Sufficient to Claim an Antibody only by Describing its Antigen?

– November 2018

Foreign companies transferring IP out of China: things to know

– October 2018

China IP Developments in Biotech/Pharma
New Policies to Promote Importation of Innovative Drugs

– October 2018

After Final Consideration Pilot 2.0 Extended for Another Year

– October 2018

USPTO harmonizes with US courts by adopting the court’s standard for interpreting claim scope

– October 2018

Prior Art Will Be Easier to Find due to creation of a new Prior Art Archive by Google, Cisco, MIT, and USPTO

– October 2018

Restructuring of SIPO Explained: To Facilitate Unified Law Enforcement and Avoid Separate Administration

– April 2018

SIPO to Continue Digital Advancement

– March 2018

Patent Protection: Are Patents Enforceable in China

– February 2018

Standard-Essential Patent in China Now Have Better Protection

– July 2017

Normal Consumer is Now the Standard for Determination of Infringement on Design Patents

– July 2017

Renting Products in China Now Constitutes Design Patent Infringement

– June 2017

New Guidelines for Patent Infringement Determination

– April 2017

Amendments to the Patent Examination Guidelines in China

– March 2017