Jiangxi’s first IPR tribunal inaugurated

On July 5, Nanchang IPR Tribunal as Jiangxi’s first specialized IPR judgment organ was inaugurated and becomes one of the 16 local IPR tribunals nationwide, which means Jiangxi embarks on the stage of professional judicial protection of IPR.

The official from Jiangxi Higher People’s Court said that the province has achieved significantgrowth in patent applications and grants in recent years. In the meanwhile, IPR cases received by the courts in Jiangxi also increase substantially. To set up a cross-regional specialized IPR court, it not only helps strengthen IPR judicial protection, but also is conducive to building Jiangxi into a highland of judicial protection on patented technology and improving the regional competitiveness.

(Source: Jiangxi Daily)