During the 29th joint conference on IPR between China and France, the INPI Commissioner Yves Lapierre stated that China has made “outstanding achievements” in IPR over the past few years, which enables to promote the IP cooperation between France and China. A special highlight has been made on the cooperation between the French INPI and the Chinese SIPO.

NOTE: according to Yves Lapierre, “great efforts should be made by international community to create a sound IP protection environment and crack down on infringement and counterfeiting goods”.