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New Amendments to Chinese Patent Law Effective from 1 June 2021

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The Fourth Amendments to the Chinese Patent Law already took effect on 1 June 2021. (The official promulgation on the Fourth Amendments in Chinese: https://www.cnipa.gov.cn/art/2020/10/18/art_53_153525.html) Changes include patent term adjustments for invention patents, possibility to protect partial designs and claim domestic priority in design applications, extension of design patent term, and etc..

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E2020.09.24