With over 200 dedicated professionals, Beijing East IP has helped a full spectrum of clients – from startups to Fortune 500 corporations to domestic multinational companies – on their intellectual property issues in China.
Dr. ZONG focuses his research in the field of laser and optics, especially in metrology. With more than 10 years of experiences, Dr. ZONG represented many renowned Fortune 500 U.S., European, and Japanese corporations in over 1,000 patent applications. Started in 2012, Dr. ZONG also actively assists our Chinese clients in filings outside of China. In addition to patent application, Dr. ZONG also represented his clients in patent invalidation, reexamination, and other prosecution matters.
On top of his vast experiences in prosecution matters, Dr. ZONG also represented many of our clients in asserting claims against Chinese and foreign infringers, as well as defending infringement claims asserted by adverse parties. For example, one of the Dr. ZONG’s case involved two foreign entities fighting over patent infringement where the plaintiff requested over 100 million yuan in compensation.
Dr. Zong graduated from Tsinghua University, where he obtained his Ph.D. in Optical Engineering from the State Key Laboratory of Precision Measuring Technology and Instruments, and his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the department of Precision Instruments and Mechanics.
Dr. Zong speaks Chinese and English.