Recently, it was learned from the forum of the tenth anniversary of Shanghai Intellectual Property Strategy Outline Implementation that Shanghai will establish the intellectual property court before the end of the year.

According to reports, the FTA will soon adopt a new range of intellectual property initiatives, including the establishment of intellectual property administration, unified agency of administrative enforcement, to break the institutional barriers of separate management and enforcement by multiple departments; establishing intellectual property court in the FTA to strengthen judicial protection of intellectual property rights within the region. In addition, to promote intellectual and financial integration, and enhance the market value of technological innovation, Shanghai plans to establish intellectual property exchange. Currently, the size, financing and other issues of the exchange are being studied.