27/07/2018 the development of standards system construction guideline for additive manufacturing kicked off

On 6th July MIIT, SAC and other ministries commissioned the National Technical Committee on Additive Manufacturing (SAC/TC 562) to lead the development of the additive manufacturing standards construction guidelines. During the preparatory meeting, participants discussed the construction and the main contents of the standard system, reached a consensus on the system framework of the basic … Continued

18/07/2018 SAMR and SAC jointly published 160 national standards

On 13th July, SAMR and SAC jointly published 160 national standards referring to agriculture & forest, food, petrochemical, equipment and transportation. 10 of the new released national standards are mandatory, on civil water heating furnace, jet fuel, corn, railway signal equipment etc. Whilst a series of national recommended standards such as “Social Organization Standardization-Part 2: … Continued

6/07/2018 SAMR and other seven administrations jointly released “Opinions on Implementing the Forerunner Rules for Enterprise Standard”

On 3rd July SAMR and other seven administrations jointly released “Opinions on Implementing the Forerunner Rules for Enterprise Standard (No.84:2018)”.The third-party assessment agencies, such as standardization technical institutes, industrial associations, Industry consortia and “platform companies”, can conduct enterprise standard assessment to identify the forerunner based on enterprise standard self-declaration. The opinions outlined clearly guidelines, general … Continued

06/07/2018 The High People’s Court of Guangdong issued “Working Guideline on the Trial of Standard Essential Patent Disputes”

In April 2018 the High People’s Court of Guangdong Province issued the “Working Guideline on the Trial of Standard Essential Patent Disputes (For Trial Implementation)”. The guideline consisted of five parts and 32 articles in total and was considered extensively as a comprehensive and integrated directive document in comparison with the Judge Guideline of Patent … Continued