Fujian: Court Restructuring Consolidates Civil and Criminal Cases

Dec.14 (China Daily) -- The province's IP authorities will optimize their management system according to a recently unveiled plan to build a strong IP province. The courts in Fujian will be reorganized so that civil, criminal and administrative IP cases will all be handled within the same division of the courts. In the Fujian Pilot Free Trade Zone, a special office will be responsible for all patents, trademarks and copyright issues.