Increased IPR Cases Brought Before Courts

Source: Xinhua

More than 5,600 people in some 3,300 cases were arrested on charges of intellectual property rights infringement in 2018, as China continues to heighten its IP protection measures, the country's IPR watchdog said in late April. Prosecutors across the country filed over 4,400 IP cases involving more than 8,300 people in 2018, according to the China National Intellectual Property Administration.