On January 27, 2015, China's State Intellectual Property Office reported that it would release the Draft Amendment for Patent Administrative Enforcement Method (Draft) (hereinafter referred to as the Draft) for public consultation.

As relevant responsible person from Department of Treaty and Law of State Intellectual Property Office said that, terms and conditions of the Draft to be reivised mainly include that: administration by law should be further promoted; construction of team for patent administrative enforcement should be enhanced; management of qualification of administrative law enforcement officials strictly; responsive system for administrative law enforcement should be implemented; department of patent management should enhance administrative law enforcement for e-commerce to reconcile and deal with any dispute related to patent infringement on business platform promptly and should investigate and take action against faked patent; it should also notify the e-commerce platform to delete or shield any webpage related to any goods with faked patent.

Before March 15, 2015, the public could submit their written opinions and suggestions to Department of Treaty and Law of State Intellectual Property Office via email, fax, or letter. (Source::Intellectual Property Newspaper)