Major IPR Events of China in 2017

2017 marks a busy year for China's IPR career. IPR creation, protection, management and utilization step into a new stage. IPR filings and grants make a new record. According to the latest statistics released by the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) of China, domestic invention patent grants totals 327,000, up 8.2% from a year earlier. It exactly represents the innovation capacity of the country.

In 2017, a series of key IPR events, including law and regulation, national policy, law enforcement and international cooperation, draw public attention. All efforts are made to make a sound IPR environment for domestic and international market players. At the turn of the year, IPR in China summarize key IPR events of great concern to stakeholders. Review is for better start!