2019 Developments in the Battery Technology Patent Landscape: China
Wednesday, September 11 • 2:30 PM - 2:55 PM
Location: Open Tech Forum
Badge Type: Free
Description: China is a perennial leader in the battery industry. There is a dramatic increase in Chinese patent filings and changes in Chinese patent laws, laying a foundation for increased protection of innovation around electrification. Software patents are now permitted in China. Specialized IP courts have been established in a number of Chinese cities. Meaningful enforcement of patents in China is on the rise. Punitive damages, for example, are now available and have been awarded. Old assumptions are fading and a new world order is emerging. It promises to be meaningful for those who wish to compete in the global battery marketplace.
Type: Open Tech Forum Presentation