IP: Building an Innovative and Inclusive Future for Business -- The 9th BIP Asia Forum held in Hong Kong

The 9th Business of IP Asia Forum (BIP Asia Forum) - organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and Hong Kong Design Centre - opened on Dec 6 and lasted for two days at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Ce

Started with Publicity Week, Ended with Patent Week

---- The 2019 “Intellectual Property Service Long March” Ended Successfully in Hubei  From December 2nd to 3rd, during the 13th China Patent Week 2019, the 2019 “Intellectual Property Service Long March” ushered in the end. Six departmental units of the National Intellectual Property Administr

China's Intellectual Property System and Development Trends in 2020

 2020 is a landmark year for China. This year, China will continue to improve and strengthen the intellectual property protection system. Especially with the signing of the Phase one US-China Trade Deal, China's system construction in the areas of patents, trade secrets, copyrights, and tra

Remarkable Results in the Facilitation of Trademark Registration

  In recent years, relevant trademark management departments of local government have significantly improved their professional ability, enhanced their sense of service, and initiated door-to-door guidance and service, reducing enterprises' burden in the application and registration of

Can Me-Too Drugs Be Marketed during Patent Valid Period?

In current practice, whether an act of administrative approval can be accommodated under Bolar exemption, has not been generally agreed upon among National Medical Products Administration (NMPA), courts, brand-name pharmaceuticals, and me-too drug manufacturers. In this haze there emerges uncertaint