Our attorneys handle, in the highest valuable manner, the whole prosecution of our cases, from filing to grant. We are also ready to defend the patent before the State Intellectual Property Office of the P.R.C. and enforce it before national Courts.
The prosecution of applications outside Greater China is handled by high qualified and experienced attorneys of our partners.Here are some of the actions we undertake:
Counseling inventors and companies on the need for patent protection, whether in the United States or in a foreign country
Performing patentability searches
Preparing, filing, and prosecuting patent applications before the State Intellectual Property Office of the P.R.C.
Preparing and filing Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) international patent applications
Enforcing client's patent rights including responding to Office Actions issued by the Patent Office.
Reviewing competing products for possible infringement
Reviewing client products for possible infringement of a competitor's patent
Preparing invalidity opinions
Preparing non-infringement opinions
Our experienced team can assist with everything from trade mark clearance searches and registration, monitoring trade mark rights and managing portfolios, to licensing agreements, opposition, revocation or cancellation proceedings before trade mark or other relevant registries. We also advise companies on trade marks in the context of a wide range of commercial IP transactions.
Worldwide clearance searches
Trademark and brand counseling, including portfolio management
Filing trademark applications in Greater China and overseas
Prosecuting trademark applications and assisting with overcoming any objections raised during the course of examination
Trademark litigation, including infringement and counterfeiting.
Conducting opposition, Invalidation and cancellation proceedings
Trademark maintenance and renewals
Branding guidelines and programs
Domain name registrations and disputes
Our specialists will help you with filing of design application and
accompany you with IP and legal support during formal examination. We are monitoring publication and registration
process as well as design maintains.
Copyright is the right to prevent others from copying, reproducing, distributing, performing or making derivatives of your original works of authorship fixed in any tangible means of expression.
C&H helps you in:
●IP and legal support during copyright registration process;
●drafting and analyzing copyright agreements;
●accompany with copyright agreement registration;
●copyright protection in court or state authorities;
● representing in disputes in case of copyright and related rights infringement.
●Patent and Trademark infringement
●Patent and Trademark opposition review
●Patent and Trademark refusal review
●Patent and Trademark revocation
●Patent and Trademark dispute
●Commercial secrets infringement
●Litigation before court
C&H’s Investigation Team manages the process of inquiring, researching, collating evidence, sample purchases, brochures as well as conducts conflict searches manually or from the databases at the relevant territorial Registries especially for trademark and patent rights. C&H can carry out and coordinate investigation surveys as required and provide a written advice on the findings.
C&H’s Watch Service Team is well trained with a keen eye to identify identical or similar characteristics between applications lodged in the regional Registries found to be in conflict with clients' registered or pending rights.