Patent Law: Updates on Enforcement Strategies in China and the US
Xiaoyan Zhang delivered a seminar on “Patent Law: Updates on Enforcement Strategies in China and the US” on 19 January 2016 to members and partner companies of Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP). This seminar was held at HKSTP in Shatin and was attended by about 30 participants from various technology and start-up companies. Xiaoyan talked about Patent Law updates in China, during which she provided an in-depth explanation on the recent amendments to the Administrative Patent Enforcement Rules and the Draft Fourth Amendment of the Patent Law, and the impact they have on formulating efficient patent enforcement strategies in China. Xiaoyan also shared some patent litigation statistics in China and key takeaways from Apple’s successful patent battle against Shanghai ZhiZhen for infringement of the Siri voice recognition software.