5 March 2019

Published article, by National Development and Reform Commission of China

We are pleased to announce that the article “European Patents and the Fourth Industrial Revolution” by Jonathan Hewett, partner of Venner Shipley, is included in the latest edition of the National Strategic Emerging Industries Recommended Catalogue issued by the National Development and Reform Commission of China.

Focusing on the core technologies of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, this article sets out the European Patent Office’s approach to the prosecution in these areas, and provides a useful guidance to Chinese companies seeking global patent protection.

As the only European intellectual property firm selected, we will continue to provide quality services to clients in China and around the world.

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我们很高兴地宣布,由文诺·希普利律师事务所的合伙人,乔纳森·休伊特律师撰写的《第四次工业革命的基石 – 新兴科技的知识产权保护及其对中国的影响》一文被收录于2018年度国家战略性新兴产业推荐名录。该文以第四次工业革命的核心技术为中心,简明的阐述了欧洲专利局对于相关高新技术的审查方法,给寻求全球专利保护的中国企业指明了方向。 作为唯一入选的欧洲知识产权事务所,我们将以最专业、最热忱的工作态度,继续为中国乃至全世界的客户提供优质的服务。