Nature of practice and clients
TIPLO Attorneys-at-Law (Taiwan International Patent & Law Office) was founded in 1965 by M. S. Lin and a group of professional legal and technical associates specialising in intellectual property rights.
With over four decades of evolution, TIPLO is now one of the largest and most reliable IP law firms in Taiwan with diversified expertise encompassing IP as well as more general legal services. TIPLO is currently staffed by over 270 full-time members, many of whom are multilingual professionals, fluent in English, Chinese, Japanese, Taiwanese and other languages. TIPLO is made up of three main departments, Patent, Trademark and Legal.
The firm's patent engineers and attorneys have on average over ten years of expertise and experience in a wide range of technical fields including electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, applied chemistry, biochemical engineering, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, semiconductor, computer technology and other emerging areas. TIPLO is a leading firm in patent and trademark prosecution, invalidation and opposition proceedings, and infringement assessment and validity appraisal.
The proficiency of the firm's Legal department in IP enforcement, in particular infringement litigation and coordination of police raids, is also highly recognised by law enforcement institutes of all levels and the industry, which reinforces TIPLO as one of the most effective law firms in representing the interest of its clients.
Tokyo Liaison Office
- No. 506-13-11, Shinjuku 2-Chome, Shinjuku-ku,Tokyo (160-0022), JAPANT+81 3 3354 3033F+81 3 3354 3010