International Financial Law Prof Blog

Editor: William Byrnes
Texas A&M University
School of Law

Friday, March 15, 2019

in 2018, China convicted over 30,000 of taking bribes, 288,000 IP cases concluded, 28 million law suits filed

Among them were 18 officials at or above ministerial level, including Sun Zhengcai.

Another 2,466 people were convicted of offering bribes last year, according to the annual work report of the Supreme People's Court.

Local courts at all levels handled 28 million lawsuits and concluded 25 million, up 8.8 and 10.6 percent, respectively.

The number of concluded intellectual property cases reached 288,000, an increase of 42 percent year-on-year, according to the work report.

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https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/intfinlaw/2019/03/in-2018-china-convicted-over-30000-of-taking-bribes-288000-ip-cases-concluded-28-million-law-suits-f.html

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