Sponsor

 

 
Advance China IP Law Office (ACIP)
Web Site:http://www.acip.cn/
Company introduction:ACIP is an award-winning full-service IP law office rooted in China which has been building up its reputation since 1999, established by some of the first IP law practitioners in China.

Persistent in high-quality and cost-and-time-efficient IPR services, ACIP has grown into a leading IP law firm with 800 professionals in 19 years, with offices in 14 cities ,including Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, and Silicon Valley.

We effectively help our clients fight against infringements and enforcing IPR by conducting investigations, negotiating licensing and assignment, filing administrative petitions, representing them in litigation, and taking actions against unfair competition.

ACIP is a member of the International Trademark Association (INTA), the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI ), The Association of European Trade Mark Owners (MARQUES)and All-China Patent Attorneys Association (ACPAA).

 

 
Womble Bond Dickinson
Web Site:https://www.womblebonddickinson.com/uk
Company introduction:Womble Bond Dickinson is a transatlantic law firm with more than 1,000 lawyers based in 26 UK and US office locations. The firm provides core legal services including: Commercial, Corporate, Employment, Pensions, Dispute Resolution, Litigation, Finance, Banking, Restructuring, Insolvency, IP, Technology and Data, Private Wealth, Projects, Construction and Infrastructure, Real Estate and Regulatory Law.
 

 
dompatent von Kreisler
Web Site:https://www.dompatent.de/de/home/
Company introduction:dompatent - Your Partner in Intellectual Property

Innovation meets Experience 

dompatent is a globally operating law firm of patent attorneys and attorneys at law, which provides you with a comprehensive service in the area of intellectual property rights – all from one single source. Since creativity and ingenuity only pay off if your idea is optimally protected, you and your intellectual property rights are the center of our business. Drawing on our outstanding specialist knowledge, decades of expertise and excellent service, we develop tailor-made strategies to protect your ideas – in Germany, Europe and around the world. Of course, legal consultation also includes the areas of trademarks and designs. We take your economic situation into consideration and provide you with a promising basis for finding the right solution to protect your innovations and to ensure long-term, sustainable success.

Strong Focus on the Pharmaceutical Sector 

With more than 70 years of experience in life science, biotechnology and chemistry, dompatent provides first- class services in all areas of IP. Whether application strategies, protection certificates or legal disputes: We develop customized strategies for your pharmaceutical innovations to be sustainably secured and protected from potential competitors. Our special strength is the long-term support of your projects from initial idea to market readiness: More than 100 highly qualified experts – such as scientists, engineers and lawyers – ensure that your research and development activities are secured, defended and enforced at any given moment and to highest standards. In addition, trainings on protection of intellectual property rights in all areas of chemistry and pharmaceutics are provided by our experts for the Chinese and European market. As a full-service partner, dompatent navigates you through all matters of IP and ensures that your innovations can be turned into profitable business activities.

 

 
Perkins Coie LLP
Web Site:https://www.perkinscoie.com
Company introduction:With more than 1,000 lawyers in 19 offices across the United States and Asia, Perkins Coie LLP represents great companies across a wide range of industries and stages of growth—from startups to FORTUNE 500 corporations. We provide a full array of corporate, litigation and intellectual property legal services offering innovative solutions to complex problems. Intense devotion to client service is a core part of the firm's culture, and we believe that the pride it engenders is one of the key reasons why FORTUNE magazine has named us one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" in the United States for the past fifteen years.
 

 
PRUEFER & PARTNER
Web Site:https://www.pruefer.eu/
Company introduction:With more than 100 employees, including 26 German and European patent attorneys and lawyers, Prüfer & Partner is one of the renowned IP law firms. We are located at two offices in the heart of Munich, close to Patent offices and courts. 

All you need: Our field of activity covers not only the protection, but also enforcement of and protection against intellectual property rights through patents, utility models, trade marks, designs, etc. We also support our clients in all the matters of IP from a single source, such as litigation, claims for damages, customs confiscation, interim legal protection (eg. defence against injunction), IP due diligence/IP post-merger integration, FTO analyses opinions, licensing, etc. 

We understand and help you: Our patent attorneys have advanced technical and legal specialities and long-standing experience in the field of IP. We are therefore in a position to quickly identify and implement the needs of our clients. For more than 40 years, our service has been widely recognized by clients and professionals. Our main partners are also named in and awarded as outstanding experts by Legal 500, Global Law Experts, CorporateINTL, and IAM Patent 1000 in the years of 2016 to 2018. 

Timely, valuable, and cost-efficient: We act promptly, accurately, and pro-actively. Our long-standing, strong relationship with Asian countries has led to a significant increase of our relationships with clients and associates in China, helping them to be successful and building strong positions in intellectural property in Germany and other countries in Europe.                   

Our website: http://www.pruefer.eu/


 

 
BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT
Web Site:https://www.boehmert.de
Company introduction:Intellectual property rights are our core competency

As one of the largest and best-known law firms for Intellectual Property (IP) in Europe, we offer our clients any and all services relating to IP. Our company is proficient with assisting clients with patents pertaining to technical inventions and the protection of designs and trademarks. We offer support in copyright, antitrust and competition law in all fields of applied and engineering sciences. We have proven our expertise in traditional as well as young industries, and across borders.

Our strengths

The special strength of BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT lies in the close cooperation of our interdisciplinary team of attorneys and patent attorneys. Due to the exceptional combination of natural scientists, engineers and lawyers, we are able to develop customized, creative, and practical solutions that meet our clients’ requirements. We put together a special team for each of our clients, which can, if necessary, be quickly augmented and always adapted to changing circumstances.
When it comes to registering of patents and trademarks, BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT is one of the leading law firms, both in Germany and the rest of Europe. Consequently, our attorneys have the experience that is necessary to efficiently bring the complex procedures to their completion in a timely manner.
For more than 80 years, our firm has been representing the interests of its clients both with regard to the registration of property rights and in legal disputes. BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT is proud of this tradition, and uses the acquired know-how to the benefit of its clients.

Our network

BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT represents its clients before the German Patent and Trademark Office, German courts, the European Patent Office, the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). In addition to its eight offices in Germany, our law firm maintains international offices in Alicante, Paris, and Shanghai. The global network of our offices and the close collaboration with selected partner firms throughout the world guarantees unrivalled quality and efficiency.

www.boehmert.de

 

 
RWS
Web Site:https://www.rws.com/
Company introduction:RWS is the world’s leading expert in intellectual property (IP) and legal translations, foreign patent filing, patent search and database services. For 60 years, we have led the industry and helped more than 10,000 clients protect their IP and enforce their rights around the world. With staff of over 850 and offices in Europe, North America and APAC, RWS serves clients worldwide. Learn more at www.rws.com 

Annually, over 80,000 patent translations, 30,000 European patent validations, 7,500 PCT national phase entries 

Leading online foreign filing platform, inovia 

High quality foreign agent network in 130+ countries

300+ in-house translators/revisers, 7,000 in-country translators

45k+ subscribers to patent search and analysis tool, PatBase

In-house patent search team covering all technologies

Clients include the world’s major patent applicants, law firms, licensing and tech transfer offices. 
Learn more at www.rws.com 

 

 
Guozhuan Intellectual Property
Web Site:http://www.guozhuan.com/
Company introduction:

北京国专知识产权有限责任公司(以下简称为国专公司)成立于1997年,是中国领先的知识产权费用管理服务商。


多年来,国专公司始终以“安全、专业、高效、便捷”为服务理念,一直专注于知识产权费用管理服务。国专公司基于自主开发的知识产权费用管理系统,为数百家签约客户向中国国家知识产权局及其他国家、地区知识产权管理机构代缴了上千万笔专利费用,总金额超过一百亿元人民币,且从未发生一例错误,深获客户的好评

 

 
Jiangsu Sunyu Information Technology Co., Ltd.
Web Site:http://www.sunyu.com/
Company introduction:

Jiangsu Sunyu Information Technology Co., Ltd. entered the translation industry in 1996. Now, with more than a decade of experience, Sunyu is recognized as one of the leading intellectual property support service providers in China.


Sunyu specializes in providing translation, localization, market research, and interpretation services, with patent translations as its core focus. We are committed to offering both cost-effective and high-quality solutions for diverse clients from a wide range of industries, including electronics, engineering, telecommunications, information technology, pharmaceutical, and chemical.
With in-house translation teams, strict quality control, excellent customer service, and the latest translation technology, we have established a reputation for excellence and reliability in the industry. Our goal is to deliver first-class service at favorable prices to global clients.

 

 
Wayne Intellectual Property Agency Co., Ltd
Web Site:http://www.wayneus.com/
Company introduction:Wayne Intellectual Property Agency Co., Ltd (referred to as “Wayne”), headquartered in Shenzhen with superior geographical position, specialized in patent application, trademark registration, copyright registration, intellectual property litigation and other law services related to intellectual property. The professional with good knowledge of intellectual property, rich intellectual property theory and practical experience contribute to considerable progress and service quality of Wayne. Wayne’s agent and attorney team gathered rich practical experience about intellectual property, and we are devoted to provide professional and high efficient intellectual property services for our clients.
 

 
HengDu Law Firm
Web Site:http://www.hengdulaw.com/Country/English/About.html
Company introduction:Coming Soon
 

 
Lung Tin Intellectual Property Agent.
Web Site:http://www.lungtin.com/cn/
Company introduction:Founded in 1994, Lung Tin Intellectual Property Agent. Ltd. (“Lung Tin), one of the first Chinese intellectual property firms approved by the government to represent international clients in China, is headquartered in Beijing with branch offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Xi'an, Shenyang, Osaka and New York with about 160 attorneys out of 365 staffs. Since its establishment, Lung Tin has grown into a prominent full service IP firm, having a network of strategic alliances worldwide to provide clients with global IP services.
 

 
ScienBiziP Group
Web Site:http://www.scienbizip.com/
Company introduction:Originated from an intellectual property service organization for a world renowned enterprise, ScienBiziP Group has over 30 years of professional experience in global IP practices. With over 500 IP professionals from China, United States, Japan, and Taiwan, ScienBiziP has prosecuted and litigated over 300,000 IP-related cases, and continued to provide highly-efficient one-stop IP services to international companies, governments, universities, research organizations, and those in the pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology and healthcare industries. ScienBiziP is also experienced in IP due diligence investigations in M&A transactions, global patent risk assessment and management, and global deployment of IP assets.
 

 
Darts-ip
Web Site:https://www.darts-ip.com/
Company introduction:Coming Soon
 

 
LexisNexis
Web Site:http://www.lexisnexis.com.cn
Company introduction:Coming Soon
 

 
CCPIT PATENT AND TRADEMARK LAW OFFICE
Web Site:http://www.ccpit-patent.com.cn
Company introduction:

CCPIT PATENT AND TRADEMARK LAW OFFICE is the oldest and one of the largest full-service intellectual property law firms in China. Our firm has 294 patent and trademark attorneys, among whom 87 are qualified as attorneys-at-law.

We provide consultation, prosecution, mediation, administrative enforcement and litigation services relating to patents, trademarks, copyrights, domain names, trade secrets, trade dress, unfair competition and other intellectual property-related matters.


 

 
Lexorbis
Web Site:https://www.lexorbis.com
Company introduction:LexOrbis is one of India’s most recommended and highly rated full-service IP firms. Operating from our three offices in New Delhi, Bangalore and Mumbai, we are strategically positioned to offer a far-reaching service to both domestic and international clients. With a team of over 65 attorneys, we provide end-to-end services and practical solutions to all aspect of patents, designs, trademarks, copyright, competition, sports, media & entertainment, unfair competition, e-commerce and other related laws.

The Firm has a diverse client base that includes many of the Fortune 500 companies, other multinational corporations, leading Indian companies, public sector organizations, research institutes, universities, small and medium-sized enterprises and technology start-ups. The Firm offers full legal and technical expertise to a wide range of industries, including automotive, aerospace, biotechnology, biosimilars, computers, chemical, consumer products, defence equipment, electrical & electronics, information and communication technology, software and mobile apps, media & entertainment, oil & gas, pharmaceuticals, seeds and agro-chemical products, food and beverages, fashion, sports and publishing etc.

Contact Details

Ms. Manisha Singh
manisha@lexorbis.com

709-710 Tolstoy House
15-17 Tolstoy Marg
New Delhi-110001
INDIA
T: +91 11 27716565

 

 
HGF Limited
Web Site:http://www.hgf.com/
Company introduction:HGF Ltd is one of Europe’s largest firms of Intellectual Property specialists. The firm is one of only a few to offer a fully integrated IP solution, bringing over 160 patent attorneys, trade mark attorneys and IP solicitors together to provide a full-service IP solution. The firm has 16 offices throughout Europe.

HGF has a strong group of technology-based strategic business units with experience and expertise covering chemistry, engineering, electronics and life sciences. The firm’s multidisciplinary teams of experts include; pharmaceutical, healthcare, medical devices automotive, cleantech, computing and software, energy, food and drink, graphene, retail and fashion. 

HGF is proud to work with a wide range of clients from spin-outs to the world’s biggest corporations, the most prestigious educational institutions and even Nobel prize-winning innovators, many of whom are located in Asia. The firm’s main areas of practice include patent drafting, filing and prosecution, trade marks, design rights, copyright, oppositions and appeals, IP litigation, IP strategy, IP due diligence, freedom to operate, supplementary protection certificates and IP contracts and licensing. 

Office locations: 
Aberdeen, Amsterdam, Basel, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, London, Manchester, Newcastle, Nottingham, Oxford, Sheffield, The Hague, Westport Ireland, York

Contact Details: 
HGF Limited
1 City Walk 
Leeds
LS11 9DX
Tel: +44 (0) 113 233 0100
Email: Marketing@hgf.com
URL to website – www.hgf.com

 

 
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Web Site:http://www.ktslaw.com.cn/
Company introduction:Established in 2012, the Shanghai office is located where our clients are—Zhangjiang High-Tech Park. The park includes an area of more than 25 kilometers with 100,000 employees and approximately 2,000 high-tech companies. Kilpatrick Townsend’s office is the only U.S.-based law firm located in Zhangjiang High-Tech Park.

Our Shanghai attorneys, as well as members of our Asia Business Services team throughout the firm, have decades of experience working with Asian companies as well as companies contemplating expansion into Asian markets in a variety of industries, including pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, computers and electronics, telecommunications, manufacturing, consumer products, financial services and healthcare. We primarily focus on intellectual property and corporate needs of our clients including both China-based companies and American companies with interests in the region. The legal, educational, cultural and linguistic diversity of this team allows our attorneys to assist clients in both planning and execution.
 

 
Ge Cheng & Co.
Web Site:http://www.gechengip.com/
Company introduction:GE CHENG & CO. is one of the top IP firms in China and organized by a group of leading Chinese attorneys in IP and legal field.  Quality Service is our priority.  High-quality working is our target. GE CHENG & CO. is willing to provide excellent experiences and advice to our clients for their unique requirement.  
 

 
Green Griffith
Web Site:http://www.greengriffith.com/
Company introduction:Green Griffith focuses exclusively on IP issues involving pharmaceuticals, biologics, chemistry and medical devices—specializing in litigation.  Our attorneys share decades of litigation experience assisting both brand and generic companies navigate IP and related FDA issues, including the Hatch-Waxman Act.  As stated in AIM Patent 1000: “Green, Griffith is a uniquely talented and experienced intellectual property firm that has been making serious waves in the biopharmaceutical market.  As for the Green, Griffith modus operandi, they are tirelessly committed to helping their clients succeed; collaborating with their clients as strategic partners–albeit partners who happen to be excellent at litigation … their success rate speaks for itself.”

Acknowledged leaders in our field, we partner with our clients to provide strategic due diligence, formulation, portfolio and litigation counseling concerning IP and related FDA issues affecting 505(b)(1), 505(b)(2) and ANDA applications, as well as biologics (BPCIA).  Pre-litigation, we provide strategies and opinions directed toward attaining each client’s goals, whether this involves API and excipient selection, trade dress, formulation attributes, labeling or portfolio development.  Our trial attorneys—who have hard science backgrounds in chemistry, biology and/or biotechnology—then work with each client to execute the desired strategy—whether this involves litigation in the federal courts or IPR practice before the PTAB.  Visit: www.greengriffith.com



 

 
Shanghai Beshining Law Office
Web Site:http://www.beshininglaw.com/
Company introduction:Shanghai Beshining Law Office was founded in 2013 by main partner Xue Qi and his team from Shanghai Zhixin Patent Agent Ltd., and its headquarters is located in Shanghai.

As one of the few leading law offices authorized to engage in patent and trademark, we currently house nearly one hundred personnel including lawyers, patent attorneys, trademark attorneys, and other legal and technical professionals with diverse background and expertise.

We have 21 lawyers and 38 patent attorneys who are in the fields of Chemistry, Pharmaceuticals and Biology .Our firm enjoys a patent grant rate of over 90% for invention in such areas. Our clients cover hundreds of domestic and foreign large and medium Generic Drug Manufacture Companies, New Drug R&D companies, Pharmaceutical R&D Outsourcing Companies, Pharmaceutical Investment Companies, Universities, R&D institutes, Start-ups and so on. We have provided for those companies with full IP legal services, including domestic and foreign patent/trademark application, patent/trademark invalidation, patent/trademark litigation, patent FTO analysis, IP Due diligence and so on. Our team was awarded the title of Outstanding IP Service Team in China for two consecutive years (2015-2016) by the China intellectual property magazine and China Daily intellectual property channel as "China's outstanding intellectual property services team".

Classic Cases
1. In the patent invalidation case against Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited in Japan, our agency represented the patent invalidation petitioner Yongning Pharma in Zhejiang province and eventually won the Retrial (held by Supreme People’s Court) after 6 years’ battle.
Meantime, our agency also helped Yongning Pharma win the battle in field of patent infringement litigation raised by Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited.
2. In the patent infringement litigation raised by Royal DSM (Fortune 500) , our agency represented the defendant Shanghai Sykesion Materials Technology Co. Ltd, helped our client won the patent infringement litigation case, in which the Royal DSM had claimed 1 million Euro for compensation, and invalidated the patent concerned (patent number: CN200780033118.2) in whole.
3. Our agency carried out global FTO survey of preclinical new drug compounds for a Shanghai pharmacy company to exclude infringement risk.

Contact Us
21st Floor SFECO Mansion 681 Xiaomuqiao Road, Shanghai 200032, P.R.China
TEL: 86-21-51797188
FAX:86-21-51797166
EMAIL: law@ beshininglaw.com
Website:www.beshininglaw.com

 

 
Amin Talati Upadhye
Web Site:http://amintalati.com
Company introduction:Amin Talati Upadhye’s “Brand to Generic Drug Practice” prime focus is strategy and execution. ATU counsels both brand companies [505(b)(2) applicants] seeking to strategically patent and launch their brand name products in the long term; and to generic companies seeking to challenge patents and bring drugs to market. ATU provides input at every stage of the product lifecycle from product selection, R&D, regulatory affairs, product launch, and ongoing marketing/sales. We have great success in court litigations and FDA compliance. The Group is led by Shashank Upadhye, a trusted advisor to companies and widely recognized as one of the leading Hatch-Waxman Paragraph IV attorneys in the country. 
 

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