CAS STNext® Webinar: Searching for Chinese patent documents

CAS STNext gives you access to multiple databases with Chinese patent information, including CAplus, DWPI, and the recently reloaded and enhanced CNFULL. This session, open to searchers of all expertise levels, will highlight tips and resources for searching Chinese patent documents within CAS STNext. 


What you will learn

  • Gain an understanding of the databases in CAS STNext containing Chinese patent information.  
  • Explore value-add features and tips to boost your search (e.g., considering Chinese dual filings). 
  • Explore legal status information found in the INPADOC databases. 


Written By

Jim Brown

Senior Product Specialist, IP, FIZ Karlsruhe, Inc.

Jim Brown is presently the Senior Product Specialist IP Representing CAS for FIZ Karlsruhe in the U.S. Jim joined FIZ Karlsruhe, Inc. in 2008 as a Regional Sales Manager after working at IFI Claims Patent Services for 23 years. His current duties at FIZ Karlsruhe Inc. include customer trainings, authoring workshop manuals and presentations, and representing CAS and FIZ Karlsruhe at conferences. Jim was on the PIUG Board of Directors from June 2010 to June 2012 in the position of secretary; from June 2012 to 2014 he served on the PIUG Board of Directors as Vice-Chair.