This "Guidance on Hearing Rewards or Remunerations Disputes of Service Invention Made by an Employee-Inventor or Designer" was promulgated by IP tribunal of Shanghai High People's Court in June, 2013. Based on a joint research on service invention with QBPC of China Association of Enterprises with Foreign Investment, the IP tribunal issued this Guidance in light of the hot discussed amendment to stipulations on service invention. People's courts located in Shanghai are referring to this Guidance while handling cases related to rewards or remunerations disputes of service invention.

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