Insights

Interview With Peter Vanderheyden of Article One Partners

AOP was launched in 2008.  In that time, they’ve grown from a few hundred researchers, to a crowd of over 42,000 registered researchers.  They’ve done research for many of the biggest names in innovation and patents, contributing work on high-profile cases and recently expanding into monetization with their unique methodology. Following the acquisition of AOP […]

Robot Patents and the 2018 Winter Olympics

Today marks the opening day of the Winter Olympics 2018 which is taking place in PyeongChang in South Korea. There have already been news worthy stories surrounding this event, including Norway’s mistaken order of 15,000 eggs when they intended to order just 1,500 due to a Google Translate error. This is before the first medal […]

Looking Back on RWS China’s Annual New Year Party

The RWS China team recently celebrated a successful end to 2017 and a promising start to 2018 at their annual New Year party. Over 30 guests, including Mr. Schwarz, the IP director of Volkswagen Group China, and representatives from other businesses, got together with over 50 members of staff from RWS Beijing, Rizhao and Xi’an […]

The Impact of IKEA

Ingvar Kamprad, founder of IKEA, passed away at the age of 91 on January 28th, 2018. Kamprad was admired as one of the greatest and most influential entrepreneurs of the 20th century as he pioneered the flat-pack furniture movement and changed the way that people bought and built their furniture. Their tagline ‘make everyday life […]

Top Filing Tips for China

In recent years, patent filing in China has increased significantly with companies and law firms recognizing the budding potential of the market. Caroline Chenique and Justin Simpson of RWS presented a webinar hosted by WIPR and shared their top tips on patent filings in China. Simpson and Chenique considered different ways that those looking to […]

IPPH and RWS China: Partnership Highlights

On December 19th, Intellectual Property Publishing House (IPPH) division leaders and colleagues visited RWS China and conducted in-depth and friendly exchanges on several topics including potential international business cooperation opportunities. RWS China and IPPH have five years of cooperation history, for which IPPH awarded the trophies to RWS China as souvenirs. We look forward to […]

Translators Association of China: 2017 Conference

Recently the China Language Services Conference & Annual Conference of Translators Association of China was held in Beijing. As the first corporate strategic partner of the Language Services Competency Assessment (LSCAT) project sponsored by Translators Association of China (TAC), RWS has been playing an important role in such activities. During the conference, RWS China delivered […]

Inaugural IP Networking Dinner in Palo Alto

On Thursday night, December 7th, RWS and Article One Partners (AOP) hosted “IP Best Practices Networking Dinner” at The Annex in Palo Alto, California. The room was filled with IP professionals across patent litigation, prosecution and licensing for a night of networking and giving back. The Annex hosted a private room, passing hors d’oeuvres and […]

Patent Search Strategies for Success

Join us for our complimentary webinar and New Jersey CLE course: Patent Search Strategies for Success. James Fahy, J.D. and Peter Shea of RWS will provide the essentials of patent search, starting with why it is critical to your intellectual property (IP) portfolio and then covering the different types of patent searches available. Through this […]

IP Trends of 2017

Our IP Trends Indicator gives you a view into what your IP colleagues are doing to keep up with the changing patent landscape. If you are in private practice, you will find plenty of insight into what your in-house clients are facing, so you can better advise and serve them. This year’s survey showed that overall […]