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Use of administrative adjudication to settle IPR cases becoming a national trend The number of China"s administrative adjudication cases on patent infringement disputes has showed an upward trend in the past few years. To a large extent, this safeguards the legitimate rights and interests of market players and their enthusiasm for innovation. Data released by the China National Intellectual Property Administration show that from 2019 to 21, the number of patent infringement disputes through administrative adjudication increased by some 16.3 percent year-on-year. Meanwhile, the average time for making administrative decisions and handling cases was reduced by one-third compared with the