Record in Intellectual Property Disputes

Record in Intellectual Property Disputes


Data from the Shanghai Intellectual Property Administration show that the People's Mediation Committees in the city handled nearly 2,160 IP disputes in 2018, a record high. Of them, 69.4% have been settled. Copyright disputes took the lion's share of the cases that the committees dealt with - about 80.4%. The committees, at various districts in the city, were founded in 2015 and are made up of IP attorneys, retired judges, government officials and teachers.

Source: China Intellectual Property News

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