Patents

PATENTS

Our experienced patent attorneys can assist in all patent matters, from prior art searches and the preparation of application documents to the enforcement of intellectual property rights.

Selected services

> Representation before the Chinese authorities for patent matters

> Drafting, preparing and filing of patent applications in China

> Translation of patent applications

> Filing subsequent applications of national applications or nationalization of international applications in China

> Prosecution of national and international patent applications

> Registration of assignments of pending applications and registered patents

> Recording of changes in bibliographic data

> Registration of liens on property rights

> Conducting searches, file inspections and monitoring of third party patent rights

> Material procurement and translation of patent and non-patent prior art

> Enforcement and defense of patent rights*

> Expert opinions regarding infringement and legal validity

> Licensing of industrial property rights*

> Monitoring and payment of annual/maintenance fees

> All other aspects of patent, utility model, and design prosecution

 

 

* in collaboration with external partner firms