Understanding patenting in China

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Join the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for a free webinar on how to obtain and enforce your patents in China. Beginning with an overview of China’s patenting process, the program will continue with a detailed discussion of a hypothetical case that will draw on the experience and insights of seasoned patent experts.

The discussion will cover:

  • Patent invalidation
  • Administrative enforcement
  • Patent litigation

This program is part of the USPTO’s efforts to help U.S. businesses in their pursuit of effective IP protection in China. To learn more about the USPTO’s China-related resources, including past webinars and China IP Road Shows, visit the IP in China page.


Agenda subject to change.

10-10:10 a.m.            Welcome remarks and introduction  
Elaine Wu, USPTO

10:10-10:50 a.m.       Presentations 

(1) Overview of patent prosecution and invalidation
Speaker: Chenyan Wu, Chang Tsi & Partners
(2) Overview of administrative and judicial patent enforcement
Speaker: Jonathan Miao, NTD IP Attorneys

10:50-11:50 a.m.      A hypothetical case 
Moderator: Larry Lian, USPTO
Jonathan Miao
Chenyan Wu

11:50-noon             Q&A  

Presenters will include:


 The program will be moderated by USPTO Senior Attorney Larry (Lubing) Lian.


Additional information:

For more information, contact Hollis Robinson in the USPTO’s Office of Policy and International Affairs.


Accessibility accommodation


If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation, please submit your request to the contact information listed above.

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This event is part of a series: China IP events