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Law of the People’s Republic of China Against Unfair Competition

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Year of current version:1993
Date of entry into force of original text:December 1, 1993
Date of Text (Enacted):September 2, 1993
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Trade Names, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:-PRC Presidential Order No. 10 promulgated the Law Against Unfair Competition.
The WTO notification states:
"Article 10 provides for the obligation of not infringing business secrets of others. Article 25 provides for penalties for infringing actions."
Available Texts: 
Chinese

中华人民共和国反不正当竞争法 中华人民共和国反不正当竞争法, Complete document (pdf) [99 KB] 中华人民共和国反不正当竞争法, Complete document (htm) [34 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

English

Law of the People’s Republic of China Against Unfair Competition Law of the People’s Republic of China Against Unfair Competition, Complete document (pdf) [137 KB]

French

Loi de la République populaire de Chine contre la concurrence déloyale Loi de la République populaire de Chine contre la concurrence déloyale, Complete document (pdf) [141 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:CN011

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