China’s National Intellectual Property Strategy

Last month, China’s State Council issued a National Intellectual Property Strategy designed to guide policy through 2020. Time will tell if IP strategic plans¬†are more useful than the 5 year economic plans issued by the central government.¬† In any case, the document lists the government’s strategic goals and measures to implement those goals.

National Intellectual Property Strategy (June 5, 2008)

Full-text in Chinese can be found at:
http://www.sipo.gov.cn/sipo2008/yw/2008/200806/t20080610_406106.html


A synopsis in English
is available at
http://www.sipo.gov.cn/sipo_English/news/iprspecial/200806/t20080612_406418.htm