The World Patent & Trademark Law Office (WPTO) was founded in 1951 and through its management philosophy of professional integrity and trust, it has dedicated itself to the patent and trademark practice and has formed long-term strategic alliances with more than one hundred prestigious law firms around the world.
Moreover, WPTO is a member of numerous world-renowned international IP organizations, such as the International Trademark Association (INTA), the Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA), and the China Intellectual Property Society (CIPS).
As a result of the continuing effort from our former directors (including Mr Zhang Dong-Ming, Mr Huang Rr-Han, Mr Wu Chang-Liang and Mr Cai Tian-Duo), as well as a number of previous senior patent and trademark examiners in the Taiwan Intellectual Property Office (TIPO), a total of 42 patent and trademark cases executed by us have been chosen by the Supreme Court of Republic of China as legal precedents.
Concerning our service network, the WPTO has assisted many clients in protecting their IP assets around the world, especially in Taiwan, China, Hong Kong and Macau. With more than 60 years of professional experience, we provide an efficient high-quality service in consultation, prosecution and management of cases. In the past few years, to better satisfy the demands of the clients and respond to the trend of globalization, we have actively expanded our services to IP, civil and criminal litigation, as well as the fields of technology and international commercial law.
Our clients have included a number of domestic and foreign enterprises such as Foxconn Technology Group, Everlight Electronics Co Ltd, VIA Technologies Inc, Eslite Corporation, Nippon Gijutsu Boeki Co Ltd (NGB). Other clients include government institutions such as the Atomic Energy Council, the National Palace Museum, the Industrial Development Bureau, the Ministry of Economic Affairs, as well as academic research institutions such as Academia Sinica, the National Space Organization, National Nano Device Laboratories, National Taiwan University, National Chiao Tung University, National Tsing Hua University, National Taiwan Normal University, National Central University, National Chung Cheng University, Chang Gung University and National Taiwan University of Science and Technology.