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Elizabeth Chien-Hale to Present at ABA Webinar
December 20, 2016

On December 20, Elizabeth Chien-Hale will serve as moderator and present, "Landslide Webinar Series: What U.S. Patent Practitioners Need To Know About Chinese Patent Law," at the American Bar Association, Center for Professional Development from 10:00-11:30AM CST.

The program will discuss:

  • How the continued rapid growth of the Chinese marketplace, foreign companies are increasingly emphasizing the acquisition and enforcement of patent rights in China
  • Provide U.S. practitioners with a practical overview of Chinese patent law
  • Emphasize the differences between U.S. patent law and Chinese patent law procedures and standards

A panel of overseas IP practitioners will discuss practices and tips for U.S. practitioners looking to acquire patents in China, as well as provide and evaluate the enforcement options in China. In addition, the panel will review the proposed amendments to Chinese patent law, the upcoming Chinese Supreme Court litigation guidelines, and discuss the implications of these changes.

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