THE PROTECTION OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY IN CHINA
THE PROTECTION OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
In recent years, the protection of intellectual property has been given more and more attention by the state and the people. According to statistics, in 2016 year, the national patent, trademark, copyright administrative law enforcement handled more than 80,000 cases, the intellectual property rights of civil first instance more than 130,000 cases for all kinds of courts. This also showed China's efforts on combating infringement and protect the rights of rights holders.
China's intellectual property protection has been developed rapidly. Changyu Shen, the director of Chinese State Intellectual Property Office to strengthen the protection of intellectual property put forward four points: Firstly, unswervingly promote the protection of strict intellectual property rights. Secondly, to build a multi-linkage of intellectual property rights to protect the work pattern. Thirdly, to improve the efficiency of intellectual property in multi-pronged approach. Fourthly, do a good job on intellectual property culture consistently.
THE PROCESS OF APPLYING THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTYPATENT
Patent is classified by 3 kinds: Invent patent, Patent for utility models, Patent for appearance design