The world first R7s-CFL series is the invention of CE Lighting thanks to her own R&D. This series owns several Chinese patents and had applied for an international patent from PCT and it has already entered the censoring period.
Recently a Dongguan-based company’s ‘R7s-CFL’ has been adjudged invalid after two-year patent lawsuit by the OHIM, Germany because of its infringement to CE Lighting’s patent.
CE Lighting has applied the record-making of this patent to China Customs. According to the Regulation of the People’s Republic of China on Customs Protection of Intellectual Property Rights, any product that infringes this patent will be detained and confiscated.