China announces 10-year patent plan
The Chinese government has published a 10-year patent strategy to encourage filing and commercialisation and improve coordination with national policies
SIPO released the National Patent Business Development Strategy on November 11. It is designed to run from 2011 to 2020.
"Patents are playing an increasingly important role in boosting the national economy," said SIPO vice-commissioner Gan Shaoning.
This patent strategy...
Please log in
to read the rest of this article. New to Managing Intellectual Property?
Take advantage of free access to up to 5 articles on Managing IP and become a member today. It’s free to join and the benefits start straight away.
Please make sure you log in to read the rest of the article.
Join us nowGain FREE access to up to five free articles when you register now.