Zhiming Deng

Patent Agent

Seattle
T +1.206.566.7130
F +1.206.624.7317

Overview

Zhiming Deng's work as a patent agent includes assisting attorneys in patent application and prosecution. She also has experience drafting responses to Office Actions for U.S. and foreign patent applications in technologies involving computer software and electrical household devices.

Her experience as a patent examiner at the State Intellectual Property Office of China (SIPO) gives Zhiming a unique insight into SIPO and Chinese patent practitioners. She utilizes her educational background in computer science and chemical engineering to provide clients with insightful feedback and assistance.

*[Not an Attorney]

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  • Drafted and completed U.S. patent applications, responses to office actions related to electrical household devices, apparatus for soil treatment and computer software.
  • Provided legal counsel to clients regarding patent applications prosecutions and technology protection in computer science and chemical engineering.
  • Translated patent documents, including invention disclosures, from Chinese to English, and ISO/TC6 standards from English to Chinese.
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Experience

  • Drafted and completed U.S. patent applications, responses to office actions related to electrical household devices, apparatus for soil treatment and computer software.
  • Provided legal counsel to clients regarding patent applications prosecutions and technology protection in computer science and chemical engineering.
  • Translated patent documents, including invention disclosures, from Chinese to English, and ISO/TC6 standards from English to Chinese.
  • Supported prosecution and managed the prosecution process.
  • Analyzed invention applications, examined patent applications and performed prior art searches.
  • Drafted and examined ISO and Chinese national standards.
  • Represented China at ISO/TC6 meetings.

Recognitions and Memberships

Prior Positions

  • State Intellectual Property Office of China (SIPO): Patent Examiner

Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Registration No. 77,158
  • [Not an Attorney]

Education

  • M.S., Engineering, Hubei University of Technology, 2003
  • B.E., Chemical Engineering, Hubei University of Technology, 2000
  • B.S., Computer Science, Oregon State University, 2021

Languages

  • Mandarin