How to Define Losses in Trade Secret Criminal Cases?

By Luo Yanjie

With the rapid economy development in mainland China, we also see an increase of infringements against industrial property right, especially those trade secret cases uncovered by traditional IPR laws. For those trade secret cases we have participated, the most head aching part shall be the crime liability establishment of the trade secret infringement in Chinese laws, for it could only be decided when the right owner suffers the losses of more than 500, 000 yuan. Today, we would like to share our opinions on the conviction of trade secret infringement as follows.