Original title: Hand in hand with the Intellectual Property Court, Shanghai Film and Television Copyright Dispute Mediation Center listed as legal escort, Shanghai to enhance film and television business environment
Yesterday afternoon, Shanghai Film and Television Copyright Dispute Mediation Center was officially listed at No. 709 Julu Road. This is a blockbuster report card that was submitted one month after the Shanghai Film and Television Copyright Service Center was established on December 17, 2019. The newly-listed media dispute resolution center for film and television copyright is co-operated by the Shanghai Film and Television Copyright Service Center and the Shanghai Intellectual Property Court. Escort film and television copyright with laws, which indicates that Shanghai has achieved another domestic initiative in improving the business environment for film and television.
The film and television copyright service is a major measure launched by Shanghai at the end of 2019 for the film and television industry. More than a month ago, the Shanghai Film and Television Copyright Service Agency, which provided free "one-stop" services, was listed on Julu Road. The first batch of services provided a total of 40 items. Soon, the "service agency" was upgraded to "service center", and now holding the Intellectual Property Court, it also reflects Shanghai's forward-lookingness in the field of film and television copyright services.
The mediation room has been properly arranged, and the mediator and recorder are in place. The mediation process posted on the wall shows that since the mediation center accepted the mediation, the mediation results will be issued within 20 working days, and a mediation agreement will be issued for the successful mediation, entering the civil mediation or withdrawal process, and the unsuccessful mediation will be filed deal with.
A person in charge of the Shanghai Intellectual Property Court said: "Shanghai is the first city in China to establish an intellectual property court. Legally speaking, we have the relevant qualifications. From the perspective of national social governance, with the knowledge of all sectors of society, The importance of property rights and disputes are on the rise, but the courts have limited resources and adhere to the principle of promoting social harmony. Now the emphasis is on governance of the source of action. The courts need to connect with more mediation organizations, so that more social conflicts can be achieved through diversified methods. In other words, the newly-established mediation center aims to turn Gan Ge into jade, and resolve disputes before formal litigation, which is conducive to the rational use of social resources. "If the mediation situation is ideal, it may also promote a standardized cooperation."
"Standardization" is also the voice of some film and television company representatives. Ding Ninghong, the general manager of Shanghai Dingli Film Co., Ltd., told reporters that in recent years, the weather of the country ’s film and television development has changed. There are both rapid development after the influx of hot capital, and “naked swimmers” after the bubble has left. The standardization and stabilization of relevant industrial policies is a relief agent for enterprises. " She said that Dingli Films has taken root in Shanghai for 20 years, relying on the support of the mechanism and system for legally and compliant production and high-quality creation. As a corporate representative, she hopes that after the Shanghai Film and Television Copyright Service Center and the Copyright Dispute Mediation Center are in operation, they can explore a set of industry guidelines in the field of intellectual property.
The reporter learned that, in order to resolve the disputes over film and television copyrights in stages, the Shanghai Film and Television Copyright Service Center focused on mediation and popularization of laws and regulations. Since yesterday, the center ’s official WeChat public account has launched the “Video Copyright Lecture Hall”, which will be updated on a weekly basis to popularize film and television copyright knowledge and provide professional support for the healthy and orderly development of the film and television industry. "The Center will, with the assistance of the Intellectual Property Court, cultivate a team of highly capable mediators as soon as possible. At the same time, we will also popularize film and television copyright knowledge in various ways to make film and television industry companies, practitioners and the public more informed. Know the law well, understand it, learn it, and use it. "Yu Zhiqing, the head of the center, said," In a two-pronged approach, in response to the "Opinions on Strengthening the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights" recently issued by the General Office of the CPC Central Committee and the General Office of the State Council, and strive to make Infringements are more likely to be detected and effectively suppressed. "
(Chief reporter Wang Yan)
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