China’s IP system works well!

China’s IP system works well!

China has a “very good workable intellectual property protection system”, which is different from that in the United States, yet right and appropriate for China, a senior US professional told Xinhua News Agency.

“The problem most Western brand owners have is not that the Chinese have a bad system, but that they often don’t know how to make that system work,” said William Mansfield, IP director for Abro Industries Inc, which is based in South Bend, Indiana, and has been in business for 75 years.

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Patent litigation translations

Patent litigation translations

Complex legal issues hinge on the correct interpretation of every word and the precise meaning of a sentence. Poorly translated documents, which are open to ambiguity and misinterpretation, put you at risk of patent infringements you can’t challenge and the threat of damages claims. Translating patent litigation documents is a very demanding task. Translated documents… Continue Reading

IFIB Biotech 2016

IFIB Biotech 2016

The 6th edition of the Italian Forum on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioeconomy, organized by Assobiotec – the Italian Association for the development of biotechnology – together with Innovhub-SSI, and CUOA will be held on September 22 and 23rd in Altavilla Vicentina, Italy. For more information please visit the IFIB 2016 website. Continue Reading

Patenting of watch technologies

Patenting of watch technologies

A seminar about patenting watch technologies, organized by the European Patent Office (EPO) together with the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property (IGE/IPI) will be held on September 15th at the IPI in Bern, Switzerland. For more information please visit the IGE/IPI website. Continue Reading