RatnerPrestia will host its second annual international conference on Intellectual Property Law in China at the Desmond Hotel and Conference Center on October 19, 2011. Most of the attendees will be in-house corporate intellectual property attorneys. A number of Chinese attorneys will join attorneys from Europe and the U.S. in addressing topics including the Chinese Domestic Patent Landscape, Appellate Decisions Reflecting Chinese Standards for Inventiveness and Sufficiency of Disclosure in Bio/Pharma Cases, Challenges of Establishing and Managing the China Outpost of a Major U.S. Company Conducting R&D in China, Claim Construction and Doctrine of Equivalents in Chinese Litigation, the European Perspective on China IP and Exchanges between China and Europe, IP Monetization in China and Trademark and Trademark Litigation in China.
Tianyi Xu and Dan Chen of Unitalen Attorneys at Law in Beijing, Jacqueline Lui of Eagle IP Limited in Hong Kong, Chuanhong Long of CCPIT Patent and Trademark Office in Beijing, James Kellerman of GlaxoSmithKline in Philadelphia, Jonathan Z. Yuan of Shangcheng and Partners in Beijing, Matthias Stolmár of Stolmár Scheele & Partner, Patentanwälte in Munich and Matthew Ma of RatnerPrestia and China International Intellectual Property Services (CIIPS) in Hong Kong will present their views on the program topics and exchange views on those topics and on the increasing globalization of IP law.
RatnerPrestia’s practice is devoted exclusively to intellectual property law, including international intellectual property law. With extensive and diverse legal, technical and corporate backgrounds, its professionals provide practical, cost-effective, business-oriented counseling to a wide range of international and domestic clients. It also represents clients in essentially all courts and patent and trademark offices. RatnerPrestia is a full service IP firm with a 30 year proven track record of success. For additional information, please visit www.ratnerprestia.com or call COO Barbara Foley.