Upcoming China Webinar

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Join Erick Robinson, Jason DeFrancesco, and myself on October 6, 2020 for a webinar on why Chinese intellectual property is important. Erick will focus on litigation in China including why China is now a top venue for enforcing patent rights. I’ll will be discussing the patent and trademark procurement process in China and Jason will moderate. Topics to be covered include: Building a Chinese intellectual property portfolio. Patent Trademark Minimizing risk Freedom to operate and clearance searches Monitoring Competitor’s, Employees’ …

China: Top International Patent Filer – Reasons and Implications – Webinar Recording Available

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In 2019, China was the top user of the Patent Cooperation Treaty, China’s domestic invention patents filings were more than double the US’ domestic filings, and China’s US patent application filings continue to increase rapidly year-on-year.  Find out why and the potential implications for U.S. companies in this presentation by Aaron Wininger of Schwegman, Annie Wang of Tencent America, and Larry Lian of the USPTO. We’ll also discuss how COVID-19 has affected this trajectory in 2020. The recording is available …

Amazon’s Neutral Patent Evaluation Process Webinar Video Available

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Amazon’s Utility Patent Neutral Evaluation process gives patent owners an additional avenue to take, if their utility patent is being infringed by another seller on Amazon. In this webinar, a panel discussed the practical implications. Schwegman Analytics Chair & Firm Compliance Officer Mark Stignani moderated. Of Counsel attorney Francois deVilliers discussed his experience trying to enforce on Amazon during his time at Plantronics. Director of China Intellectual Property Practice Aaron Wininger provided insight regarding defending from a Chinese perspective, and …

Upcoming March 2020 Chinese Intellectual Property Law Conferences/Seminars

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The following Chinese Intellectual Property law seminars may be of interest: Webinar: 10 Things to Know About the Chinese Patent Process March 12, 2020 How does Chinese patent practice compare to practice in the United States? Find out in a complimentary webinar presented by Aaron Wininger. The webinar will cover practice issues including expediting patent prosecution, reducing fees, formalities requirements peculiar to the CNIPA, and claim drafting. The emphasis will be on explaining CNIPA patent practice while highlighting the differences from …