InternationalUSRemember you can easily switch between MIP US and MIP International at any time

Hong Kong court sustains sufficiency attack on patent

Peter Leung, Hong Kong

A recent decision invalidating a Hong Kong short-term patent shows that even a patent seemingly taken out as an insurance policy must still be drafted with care

In SNE Engineering v Hsin Chong Construction, the Hong Kong High Court invalidated a patent that failed to adequately disclose the invention to a person skilled in the art.

The dispute involved contractors and subcontractors working on the construction of...

Please log in to read the rest of this article.

New to Managing Intellectual Property? Take advantage of free access to up to 5 articles on Managing IP and become a member today. It’s free to join and the benefits start straight away.

Already registered?

Please make sure you log in to read the rest of the article.

Log in

Join us now

Gain FREE access to up to five free articles when you register now.

Join here

More from the Managing IP blog

null null null

null null null

November / December 2019

IP law: are the pressures taking their toll?

Following World Mental Health Day, Max Walters seeks the views of in-house professionals on whether they struggle with workplace pressures, and asks how to improve wellbeing

Most read articles