An IPR operation foundation with a estimated size of 1 billion yuan was recently set up in Beijing. The foundation adopts limited partnership, and the duration period is 10 years. Up to now, 400 million yuan has been subscribed.
A cooperation agreement on promoting IPR progress and advancing capacity for independent innovation has recently been concluded by Tianjin IP office and the Administrative Commission of the Tianjin Binhai High-tech Industrial Development Zone. Under the agreement, the two sides will help set up a national IPR demonstration zone and a national piloting patent industry development zone.
The 13th China International Semiconductor Expo & Summit Jointly launched by China Semiconductor Industry Association (CSIA) and Shanghai Silicon IPR exchange center was recently held in Shanghai. Its sub-forum on IPR has attracted wide attention.
A IPR protection league covering 13 cities in Shandong, Jiangsu, Henan, Anhui, was recently initiated. This league was designed to provide a platform for IPR protection, using, and to establish a win-win IPR protection union.
The Guangdong Microbial Preservation Center was recently regarded as China’s 3rd international microbial culture Preservation center. Since January 1st, 2016, this center was opened for domestic patent applicants for Preservation during the patent examining period.