Zhongguancun Administrative Committee carries out 2013 annual performance assessment of intellectual property services institutions, and honors Unitalen as an "Outstanding Patent Agency"

September 16, 2014

Recently, the 2013 annual performance assessment of intellectual property services institutions initiated by Zhongguancun Administrative Committee was successfully concluded and the assessment results were immediately disclosed: 19 entities including Unitalen were named as “Outstanding Institutions”.

In March 2014, according to the "Zhongguancun National Innovation Demonstration Zone Technological Innovation Capacity Building Special Fund Administrative Methods", to carry out related tasks in the 2013-2015 Zhongguancun Intellectual Property Promotion Plan, to promote the construction of Zhongguancun National IP Service Industry Development Pilot Area, and to encourage intellectual property services institutions to provide quality services of intellectual property to enterprises in Zhongguancun demonstration area, the Zhongguancun Administrative Committee decided, through research and consideration, to launch the performance assessment of 2013 Zhongguancun intellectual property services institutions.

A number of qualified intellectual property services institutions in Beijing applied for the assessment. After expert review, because of its large quantity and good quality patent applications handled in 2013 and commercial services like patent transfer, licensing, loan pledge and assessment, as well as patent advices, trainings and other intellectual property related services provided to enterprises into Zhongguancun, Unitalen was selected as an “Outstanding Patent Agency” based on the assessment indicators.