The SIPO will conduct rapid collaborative protection of intellectual property in accumulation areas of advantaged industries in qualified regions. It will select outstanding candidates out of all applying regions to reply and to provide supervision, guidance and examination in the building and operation of the protection centers.
Relying on the IP protection centers of key industries, the collaborative protection will combine fast examination, fast identification of intellectual property rights and fast protection of IPR as well as build a linkage mechanism integrating identification of IPR through examination, administrative law enforcement, IPR safeguarding and aids, mediation and judicial cohesion.
Once the protection centers are established, cases of counterfeiting a patent in related industries in the local region and cases of infringement of industrial design will be concluded within 10 days. Cases of invention and utility model infringement will take up to one month.