Thousands of Alibaba employees will be “disappointed” to learn they will not be receiving a “red” envelope full of cash, known as “hongbao” for Chinese New Year from CEO Jack Ma, in what had been a long-time… 338 more words
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Theft is an age old crime. However theft no longer means just breaking into houses or banks to rob gold and money. It now also includes robbing people of their ideas; and is more commonly referred to as intellectual property theft. 938 more words
By Aishwarya Bedekar, III BSL LLB, ILS Law College, Pune
Here’s a rather interesting incident I came across on the Internet.
On 5th January more than 50, 000 fake products were destroyed by police authorities at the Tuanjishan disposal center in Zoushan city, East China’s Zhejiang province. 250 more words
After another Chinese government agency scolded e-commerce giant Alibaba and its eBayesque subsidiary Taobao over its mismanagement of its business and for selling or allowing bogus goods to be sold to the public, the country’s Ministry of Commerce has pledged to crack the whip on the online industry and try harder to prevent the sale of counterfeit goods. 173 more words