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The Copyright Society of China launching a blockchain to protect digital copyrights

The Copyright Society of China launching a blockchain to protect digital copyrights
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The Crypto Society of China is a public government tied institution under the national copyright administration of China. The new blockchain can document proof of the digital assets.


Moreover, the blockchain can monitor infringement activities collect evidence online, issue notices to remove piracy products, and help courts settle copyrights-related disputes and process lawsuits.

A blockchain is an excellent option for Digital copyright protection. It given its technical features like immutability, source tracing ability, and distributed consensus. Xiao Hong Yan, the chairman of CSC, said during a forum on Innovation and copyright protection of the blockchain.

The China Supreme People’s court

The China Supreme People’s Court recognized the evidence authenticated by blockchain, and it also considered it legally binding in September 2018. According to Yuanming Qin, Chief Justice, the internet courts of Beijing, Shanghai, and Guangzhou also have started using blockchain to conduct meetings and document Court records.

Criminal Infringement and Piracy

Moreover, China has faced several criminal infringement and piracy cases related to digital content. Some of the most common copyright violations involved are short videos, music, and online literature. The blockchain can help to reduce the cost of protecting digital copyrights significantly.

Increase Efficiency

Moreover, the blockchain can also help increase efficiency and provide new ways to collect evidence, trade digital assets, and protect the rights of these copyright owners.

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