冠群專利師受邀指導成大「創新醫材專利與法規策略管理」工作坊

國立成功大學生物醫學工程所本學期開設《創新醫材專利與法規策略管理》課程,邀請本所專利師林台聖到校授課,就申請專利前期兩個核心工作:專利檢索策略、及專利撰寫範圍分析,提供完整介紹與實務練習指引,相關技巧尤其能幫助學生判斷自身發明有無申請專利的價值。

這門課程開設對象為碩博士班學生,今年修課學生除本地學生外,也有高比例的外籍生,來自越南、馬來西亞、泰國等多國。其背景涵蓋不同科別,包含醫生、生物技術及工程科系。

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Gearing Up with Protective Measures, TOPTEAM’s Service As Usual

The pandemic 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has soared out of control and impacted neighboring countries and beyond. Fortunately, all our government services, including the IP office and Courts, keep normal operation as usual with proper measures. TOPTEAM has taken a series of precautionary measures to better protect our employees, ensure the smooth operation of our services and safeguard clients’ interests.

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新型冠狀病毒防疫方案齊備 冠群營運如常

新型冠狀肺炎 (簡稱武漢肺炎) 疫情已升級為全球大流行,台灣在第一個確診個案前,已迅速展開各項防疫措施,目前政府單位包含經濟部智慧局、法院等,均審慎應對並營運如常。冠群亦備妥並落實多項防疫與管制措施,確保同仁健康與事務所正常營運,客戶權益不受影響。

The pandemic 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has soared out of control and impacted neighboring countries and beyond. Fortunately, all our government services, including the IP office and Courts, keep normal operation as usual with proper measures. TOPTEAM has taken a series of precautionary measures to better protect our employees, ensure the smooth operation of our services and safeguard clients’ interests.

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APAA’s 70th Council Meeting in Taipei Attracts 1700 IP Professionals from 71 Countries

The 70th Council Meeting of the Asian Patent Attorney Association (APAA) was held in Taipei from 9th to 12th November. More than 1700 Patent Attorneys and IP professionals from 71 countries gathered to network with members, explore a wide range of IP hot topics presented in committee meetings and workshops, and celebrate APAA’s 50th anniversary together.

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亞洲專利代理人協會 APAA 2019 年會 1700位國內外代理人齊聚台北

亞洲專利代理人協會(APAA)2019年年會暨第70屆國際理事會 11月9日~12日在台灣盛大舉辦,來自全球 71 個國家超過 1,700 名代理人參加,適逢 APAA 50周年,主辦方亦安排慶祝活動,讓與會者共同見證這個重要里程碑。

The 70th Council Meeting of the Asian Patent Attorney Association (APAA) was held in Taipei from 9th to 12th November. More than 1700 Patent Attorneys and IP professionals from 71 countries gathered to network with members, explore a wide range of IP hot topics presented in committee meetings and workshops, and celebrate APAA’s 50th anniversary together.

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美國商標實務講座:防範搶註與電子申請

相較於台灣商標申請實務上,往往會建議客戶選擇較上位概念之規範名稱,以擴大商標保護範圍;而USPTO則傾向指定商品名稱必須符合一定程度之說明,避免有心人士惡意搶註類似商標於相似商品類別,侵害真正商標權人之商標權。

Mr. Kenny 亦談及美國商標電子申請系統(Trademark Electronic Application System, TEAS)申請流程,並分析比較該系統中三種提交方式(TEAS PLUS, TEAS Reduced Fee,以及TEAS Regular)在費用及申請流程之差異與特色。

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