China Trade Secret Developments Bring Certainty For US Cos.

By Chiang Ling Li, Haifeng Huang and Jiahui Sheng (June 8, 2021, 2:24 PM EDT) -- Recent international trade secret cases in which U.S. or European companies alleged theft of trade secrets outside of China have led to the parties eventually fighting cases both in and outside of China.

Major reasons for also having trade secret suits in China include Chinese parties' desire to have a Chinese court issue judgment ahead of courts outside of China, the difficulty of enforcing court judgments from the U.S. and many countries in Europe, and Chinese parties' lack of assets outside of China.

However, there are tremendous challenges with trade secret suits in China due to various factors, including the lack...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!