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EEC September Webinar: China has gone from worst to first in patent enforcement
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EEC Webinar- China has gone from worst to first in patent enforcement

When: Monday, September 17, 2018
12:00-1:00 p.m. Eastern
Where: Webinar
United States
Contact: Susan Houchins

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 Emerging Enterprises Committee Webinar

China has gone from worst to first in patent enforcement


Monday, September 17, 2018

Price: Free



12:00 - 1:00 p.m. (Eastern)
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Central)
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. (Mountain)
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. (Pacific)



China used to be a joke in protecting IP, especially patented technology.  However, over the last four years, China has built a top-notch patent enforcement system.  Because of its virtually-guaranteed injunctions, world-leading manufacturing and sales market, short time to trial, and affordable litigation costs, China is now a favored forum not just for filing patents, but for enforcing them.




Erick Robinson, Partner, SIPS

Based in Beijing, Erick Robinson is an expert in Chinese patent law, licensing, and litigation.   He is a partner and head of the patent practice at SIPS, a leading IP firm with offices in Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, and Houston, where he leads patent litigation, licensing, and prosecution efforts for Chinese and Western entities ranging from SMEs to Fortune 100 companies.  An experienced U.S. patent attorney and trial lawyer with a technical background in computer science and physics, as well as biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, and oil & gas, Mr. Robinson is a trusted authority on patent and antitrust law in China, and has been selected as one of the Leading 300 IP Strategists Worldwide by IAM for the past four years and is the author of ChinaPatentBlog.com as well as numerous articles on Chinese patent 



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