Legislation adopted by NPC on 1 July 1979; revised on 14 March 1997, and effective as of 1 October 1997 with 452 articles and 6 amendments governing criminal IP infringements among other criminal offences; stipulating an exclusive list of specific IP and unfair competition infringements.

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Document type: China IP Law
Categories: Criminal law/procedures
Making body: National People’s Congress (NPC)
Law Type: Legislation
Issue No.: President Order No.83
Effective Start Date: 01 Oct 1997
Access available: Freely available
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