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Knobbe Martens Attorneys Provide Series of IP Seminars and Presentations Across Greater China

Monday, April 30, 2018
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Knobbe Martens Attorneys Provide Series of IP Seminars and Presentations Across Greater China

In April, Knobbe Martens attorneys John CarsonAndrew Schwaab, and Jane Xia engaged with hundreds of tech entrepreneurs and companies at all stages of growth, as well as life sciences research groups, during a two-week trip to Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, and Beijing. The three are founding members of the firm’s Greater China Practice Group, which focuses on helping companies navigate U.S. patent law and successfully develop global patent portfolios and IP protection and assertion strategies.

Trip highlights included a full-day seminar in Guangzhou covering “Three Speed Lanes of U.S. Patent Applications: How to Enter, Exit, and Switch Lanes” (John Carson and Jane Xia) and “Cost Efficient Coordination of U.S. and International Patent Prosecution” (Andrew Schwaab), a presentation on “Opportunities and Barriers in Licensing Invention in Biotechnology” (John Carson) at the Department of Ophthalmology of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, a seminar for early stage Hong Kong companies on the topic “IP Licensing in Biotechnology: Deal Terms for University License to Early Stage Companies”(John Carson), as well as a direct presentation to companies in Chinese (Jane Xia) spanning topics from trade secrets, compliance with open source software licenses, to IP protection in contractor agreements.

 

    

    

Meet the Knobbe Martens Attorneys

Knobbe Martens Attorneys Provide Series of IP Seminars and Presentations Across Greater China
With three decades of intellectual property law experience, John Carson’s practice involves representing clients at varying stages of the growth curve in the acquisition, protection...
Knobbe Martens Attorneys Provide Series of IP Seminars and Presentations Across Greater China
Andrew Schwaab is an intellectual property lawyer with over 20 years of experience and focuses on strategic intellectual property matters, including counseling, global patent...
Knobbe Martens Attorneys Provide Series of IP Seminars and Presentations Across Greater China
Jane Xia’s practice involves patent procurement, intellectual property due diligence, Patent Office appeals, intellectual property strategy counseling, and worldwide patent portfolio...
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