Hua Chen

About Hua Chen

Hua Chen focuses her practice on patents and trademarks. Ms. Chen’s practice includes a wide array of intellectual property areas, including intellectual property counseling, patent and trademark prosecution, patentability and infringement opinions, and intellectual property licensing. Ms. Chen has drafted and prosecuted patent applications, both domestic and foreign, particularly in the biotechnology industry.

Am I a Micro Entity for Patent Fees?

Prosecuting and maintaining a patent can get expensive on government fees alone.  Luckily, some applicants can qualify for discounts on patent prosecution expenses. Prior to the America Invents Act (AIA), the largest reduction of fees an applicant can have is 50%, and this only happens if the applicant qualifies as a “small entity” as defined [...]

By | April 28th, 2017|Articles, Patents Articles|0 Comments

Am I a Small Entity for Patent Fees?

Prosecuting and maintaining a patent can get expensive on government fees alone.  Luckily, some applicants can qualify for discounts on patent prosecution expenses. Prior to the America Invents Act (AIA), the largest reduction of fees an applicant can have is 50%, and this only happens if the applicant qualifies as a “small entity” as defined [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Articles, Patents Articles|0 Comments