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Interview: SIPO: a day in the life


Guilian Wang is deputy director of the first appeal division for optical and electrical technology within SIPO’s Patent Re-examination Board. She tells Emma Barraclough about re-examinations, targets and exercising in the office

I joined SIPO in 1997 as an examiner in the substantive examination department. In 1999 I moved to the Patent Re-examination Board (PRB). Before working at SIPO I spent two years as an assistant engineer at a coal corporation and...


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