Mr Wang Rongsheng, a cornerstone and one of the initiators of CZTC IP Firm, is a leading authority in intellectual property in Tianjin, China, and founder of Tianjin Municipality Patent Firm, where he served as director between 1995 and 2002 and contributed tremendously to patent agencies in Tianjin. He has served as a member of the 2nd, 3rd and 4th board of directors of All-China Patent Attorneys Association and has been repeatedly rewarded with Advanced Individual Award for Patent Undertakings. In January 2010, China National Intellectual Property Administration (CNIPA) commended Wang for his contribution to the fields of patent and intellectual property and presented him with an Honorary Certificate. He has been involved in the fields of intellectual property, patent agency and intellectual-property forensics for, respectively, 31, 24 years and 8 years. He witnessed the birth of the patent system in China and has a unique and profound understanding of the system. To pass on the professional experience he has accumulated over the years and propel the advancement of intellectual property in Tianjin, Wang established the vibrant CZTC IP Firm in July 2014, which observes the principles of “pioneering with innovation, brining prosperity to the nation with intelligence, being diligent and taking self-initiative and placing integrity above all else”. A comprehensive one-stop service system is thus formed, which is committed to providing clients with professional and quality intellectual-property legal services and ensuring prompt solutions.
A professional organisation dedicated to intellectual-property agency services, CZTC IP Firm is approved by CNIPA and registered with its Trademark Office. Headquartered in Tianjin with 35 core professional staff, the Firm also has branches in Shijiazhuang in Hebei Province, China, with about 10 core professional staff. The Firm’s administrative offices may also be found in Tangshan of Hebei Province, Jilin of Jilin Province and Qingdao of Shandong Province. Main professional teams of CZTC IP Firm include: 1. litigation representatives; 2. foreign-patent agents; 3. intellectual property-management system advisers (executors of the national Enterprise Intellectual Property-Management Standards); 4. technological-transfer team; 5. domestic-patent agents; and 6. project team. The teams are involved in fields such as machinery, electronics, chemical engineering, materials and biomedicine, and among them are 10 practicing patent agents, 3 of whom are litigation representatives, 1 patent agent and lawyer, 1 senior foreign-patent agent, 9 external auditors of the intellectual property-management system, 2 Registered Technology Transfer Professionals, 1 trademark-copyright agent and 10 project members.