Threshold for Counterfeit Goods Prosecution in China

in Counterfeit Goods

Counterfeit goods seizures in China must be valued at 50,000 yuan ($7,330) in order to be prosecuted under the criminal code.  Cases where the value does not meet this threshold are dismissed.

(More China crime statistics.)

Source:  Reuters, “Lost iPhone prototype spotlights counterfeiting,” MSNBC, July 30, 2009.

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