Hermax is one of the most trusted China law firms in Intellectual Property (IP) and is also an approved Chinese law office and attorney agent of trademark, patent, copyright,design for clients at home and abroad.
As a professional, qualified intellectual property agency in China, Hermax handles the search, application, registration, translation,lawsuit,enforcement and other related services of trademarks, patents, design and copyright.
What We Have
100+ Professionals and support staff, in which 19 Patent Attorneys 26 Trademark Attorneys 4 Copyrights Attorneys 11 Lawyers 2 Offices in Hangzhou and Hong Kong 2 Liaison offices in Gyeonggi-do (South Korea), Tokyo (Japan) Good partnership with law firms or IP agencies in 200+ countries and regions worldwide
Cases Handled by Hermax Per Year Patent: 14,000+ new filings and 9,000+ OAs per year Trademark: 30,000+ per year (opposition, invalidation and review cases over 6000+) IP Lawsuits: 100+ per year
What We Do
* Trademark, patent & utility, industrial design, copyright search,application & registration * Patent drafting * Renewal and assignment of right * Legal assistance on litigation * Licensing * IP watch * Customs IPR protectiont * Translation
Why Choose US
Diversified professional team and broad discipline background Hermax cherishes a professional team with more than 100 more staffs, comprising senior patent attorneys, trademark attorneys, patent engineers, attorneys at law, intellectual property counselors, and professional translators of foreign languages, their discipline backgrounds involve Mechanics, Electronics, Telecommunication, Electrics, Chemistry, Biology, Pharmaceuticals, Laws, etc.
Professional patent agents to win complete and powerful protection scope for client The patent agents in Hermax not only possess rich agency experience, but also master the technological knowhow in the art, they are apt at in-depth communication with Hermax personnel in client firm, and adequately understand the technical solution and unearth the innovation points, fulfil a variety of intellectual property agent service entrusted by our client with high quality; meanwhile, our agency has sustained a favorable communication relationship with examination departments and Patent Reexamination Board of the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) of PRC, the agents can be timely informed of latest development of examination and standards of review by means of communicating with above-mentioned authorities, thereby ensure a high quality patent agent service of our agent firm. With respect to the invention application case agented by Hermax, the patent authorization rate is considerably higher than average level of our industry; as regards cases of utility model and exterior design agented by Hermax, the rectification rate is lower, and the rate of obtaining direct authorization significant surpasses the industry’s average level.
Multiple quality inspection system and doggedly pursuit for excellent service Hermax adopts a quality inspection system comprising four steps, namely “self-test of staff » check by supervisor » verification by Department manager » random inspection by Quality Supervision Department”, only if the four steps are accomplished, shall the document be sent to client or submitted to relevant authorities, such a thorough procedure is designed to ensure the high quality of documents.
Process management mechanism is scientific and strict Hermax develops detailed and strict position regulations for each process sector, and coordinate the cross-functional work in every sector, so as to ensure our process management are interlocking and watertight. Our firm can closely check the three factors (i.e., documentation, time limit and fees) which are critical to the fate of intellectual property cases, thereby timely submit documentation, duly contribute official fees, and forward official notifications to client or present the documents to relevant authority in time. With respect to events concerning time limit, our firm will remind our client in many ways for a plurality of times prior to the expiration date, thereby ensure the normal operation of our customer’s cases and provide sufficient guarantee to the rights of principals.
Honest agency services accumulate sound reputation Hermax has gone through an operation history of 10 years, the firm has revealed honest service and accumulated rich agent experience as well as powerful capability of handling with complex and difficult Intellectual Property cases, thus has won sincere praise and trust from domestic and overseas clients of prominent enterprises, public institutions, universities and colleges, research institutions and individuals by providing them with a wide range of intellectual property services.
Strict time limit management system Hermax has established a strict time limit management system, each work content of every employee shall meet its deadline to ensure that the inquiries from clients can be replied in time, the demands of clients may be satisfied as far as possible, the cases shall be submitted timely and documentations are forwarded to clients rapidly. The commissioned cases of exterior design and trademark application, if the documentations provided by the client are reasonably complete, can be submitted on the same work day. As regards the extraordinary urgent case of invention or utility model, Hermax is also capable of submitting documents at the top speed to meet the requirements of our client.
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