Heilongjiang IP Office launched “Chunfeng” Action for patent protection across the province

In order to carry out the Opinions of the CPC Central Committee and State Council on Improving the System for Property Right Protection According to the Laws, implement the key work and tasks of strengthening IPR protection stated in the work report of Heilongjiang people’s government in an all-round way, further increase the crackdown on IPR infringement and counterfeiting, constantly optimize the local business environment and create sound atmosphere for respecting IPR protection and innovation, Heilongjiang IP Office decided to organize and launch “Chunfeng” Action for patent protection across the province in the first half of 2018.

The main tasks of “Chunfeng” Action include the following aspects:

1. Implement law enforcement inspection to crack down patent infringement quickly and specifically, focusing on key fields, key links and key regions.

2. Increase the punishment on patent infringement to improve the crackdown results and enhance case solution and influence of patent law enforcement.

3. Increase the efforts to crack down on group infringement and repetitive infringement.

4. Select those typical cases to disclose and restore the confidence of innovators and right holders.

Meanwhile, the law enforcement measures will be further enhanced to create synergy for tight IPR protection, establish the work pattern of major IPR protection and create sound environment for fair competition and innovation.

(Source: Source: Heilongjiang IP Office)