Recently, Beijing Intellectual Property Office released the 2013 "Annual Report of Beijing Patent Agency", with statistics and competitions on institutions, staff and business operation of the city's intellectual property industry. After the top rank in 2012 with its volume of patent agency, Unitalen again won the first in the ranking of patent agency services in 2013. In addition, Beijing Patent Attorneys Association also evaluated the agencies based on relevant regulations and experts’ comprehensive review, and finally selected ten outstanding patent agencies, into which Unitalen was selected.
Beijing Intellectual Property Office issues annual report of patent agency each year, showing the overall outlook and developments of Beijing patent agency industry, from the city's patent agency, business operation, patent agent training, qualification examinations as well as memorabilia of the industry. Annual data are derived from institutions publicized by State Intellectual Property Office, "Patent Agent Newsletter" by the Treaty and Regulation Department of State Intellectual Property Office, data of annual inspection submitted by the patent agency as well as Beijing's patent applications and licensing data.
This year, the report also named the 2013 annual events of patent agency industry, "Yan Zhongqiu, Vice Chairman of Beijing CPPCC, visited Unitalen for research of Beijing intellectual property" and "Donation of computers by Unitalen transferring warmth to Tibetan primary school" were selected.