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(From : http://feeds.bbci.co.uk - November 23 , 2016 )

China-based inventors apply for more patents than any country has ever done before in a single year.

(From : http://feeds.reuters.com - November 23 , 2016 )

GENEVA (Reuters) - China is driving Asian-led growth in innovation worldwide, becoming the first country to file 1 million patent applications in a single year, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) said on Wednesday.

(From : http://feeds.reuters.com - November 15 , 2016 )

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. International Trade Commission said on Tuesday it had voted to investigate whether some electronic mobile devices from Chinese companies contain hardware and software components that infringe upon patents owned by Qualcomm Inc .

(From : http://online.wsj.com - November 7 , 2016 )

China is becoming a more attractive place to seek legal action for companies that accumulate patents for litigation and licensing purposes.

(From : http://online.wsj.com - November 7 , 2016 )

China is becoming a more attractive place to seek legal action for companies that accumulate patents for litigation and licensing purposes.

(From : http://feeds.reuters.com - November 7 , 2016 )

* Wilan acquires third patent portfolio from panasonic

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(From : http://online.wsj.com - October 27 , 2016 )

A Florida company demands fees mostly from small businesses and sets them low enough to discourage court challenges. Small businesses are frequent targets of patent lawsuits since new legal tools to resist suits became available to companies large enough to afford them.

(From : http://feeds.reuters.com - October 24 , 2016 )

SEOUL/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - LG Electronics said Miele was infringing patents for so-called steam washing machines and has sent a letter demanding that the German domestic appliance maker stop using the technology, setting an end-October deadline for a response.

(From : http://www.nytimes.com - October 11 , 2016 )

Samsung is arguing that it shouldn’t have to give up all its profit from the sale of phones that copy only part of the look of an Apple iPhone.

(From : http://feeds.nytimes.com - October 11 , 2016 )

Samsung is arguing that it shouldn’t have to give up all its profit from the sale of phones that copy only part of the look of an Apple iPhone.