China’s top judicial body will recommend establishment of a national IP appeals court, says insider 15 May 17
A senior IP academic has revealed that China’s Supreme People’s Court (SPC) will soon formally recommend the establishment of a national IP appeals court. The comments, made by Professor Wu Handong at an IP forum in Chengdu, were related by USPTO senior China counsel Mark Cohen on his blog. They signal the strongest indication to date that China’s top judicial policymakers consider the country’s experiment with specialised IP courts a success - and that is very good news for patent plaintiffs.
Want to read more?
Register to access two of our subscriber-only articles per month
Subscribe for unlimited access to articles, in-depth analysis and research from the IAM experts
What our customers are saying
IAM is the only publication that places a business focus on intellectual property. Readers are given real insight into, and guidance on, managing intellectual property as a true business asset.
Reed Smith LLP
Subscribe to receive access to the full range of premium business intelligence, insights and analysis, as well as our IP directories, guides and daily news.
Register for more free content
- Read more IAM blogs and articles
- Receive the editor's weekly review by email