Chinese board upholds VMI’s “major invention” patent, invalidates some

Epe, The Netherlands – In a new development in the intellectual property dispute between VMI Group and Chinese rival Safe-Run Group, the Chinese Patent Re-examination Board has upheld some patents for VMI while invalidating some other challenged ones, the Dutch tire machinery supplier announced 31 July.

VMI announced that the Chinese board had upheld its “major invention” patents related to tire building technology as part of an ongoing dispute between the Dutch group and Safe-Run Group.

“To VMI’s surprise some other challenged patents were invalidated,” said the…

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