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The family is found in North America, Eurasia and Africa.
Since many companies, including increasingly litigious Chinese companies, own large numbers of Chinese patents, the possibility of a foreign company being sued for patent infringement in China is rising all the time.
According to the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) Annual Statistics Report, there were 4.19 million valid patents in China in 2013, with over 3.63 million of these owned by Chinese entities.
After the revision of the Patent Law in 2008, the novelty requirement turned into an absolute standard.
Thus, any publication or public use anywhere in the world before the filing date will destroy the novelty of a patent claim.