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Hong Kong Patent System Reforms
A new patent system in Hong Kong is set to come into effect on 19 December 2019 with the enactment of the Patents (Amendment) Ordinance
Protecting Parts with Hong Kong Registered Designs
Did you ever hear the Tragedy of Samsonite Corporation and Make Rich Limited? This important court decision helps to clarify the position on the protection of
Chinese Multiple Design Patent Explained
If you’ve had any experience with filing Chinese multiple design patents, or any Chinese design patent for that matter, you’ll no doubt have experienced frustration
Five Reasons to Get a Hong Kong Standard Patent (R)
1. Simple Procedure A standard patent (R) is obtained via a two-stage re-registration process. In the first stage, a request to record a “designated patent
Hong Kong Trademark Renewal Fees Explained
At the time of writing, the official Hong Kong trademark renewal fees are HK$2,670 (about US$340) for the first class and HK$1,340 (about US$170) for
Madrid Protocol Hong Kong Applicant’s Guide
The Madrid Protocol is not expected to apply to the Hong Kong Special Administrative Area until 2022-23 at the earliest. When the Madrid Protocol (Hong
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