Yi Chen

Raymond Millien

Yi Chen is Intellectual Property Counsel at Volvo Cars in Shanghai, China, overseeing the company’s IP matters in the APAC region. In addition to her IP role, Yi also serves as the APAC Investment Director for Volvo Car Ventures, driving the company’s venture capital investments in the APAC region. Before joining Volvo Cars, Yi was a patent litigator at Tensegrity Law Group, litigating high-stake patent cases in U.S. federal courts, ITC, and PTAB. She received her B.S. from Fudan University, an M.S. from Penn State University and her J.D. from the Cardozo School of Law. She is fluent in Mandarin, and a member of the California, Texas and USPTO bars.


Posts by Yi Chen


In First Half of 2021, 63% of U.S. Patents, 48.9% at EPO and 40.1% in China Were Software-Related

As an update to my posts from 2017, 2019, 2020, and March 2021, it has now been 86 months since the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2014 Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank decision. …
By Raymond Millien & Yi Chen
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