China Supreme People 's Court: Illegal Sale of Personal Data Can be Sentenced if Profiting 5,000+ Yuan
On May 9, 2017, the China Supreme People's Court and the Supreme People's Procuratorate jointly issued the "Interpretation on Issues Concerning the Application of Law in the Criminal Cases of Infringing Citizens' Personal Data" to further clarify the definition of personal data, clarified the conviction and sentencing standard, clarified the standard of conviction and sentencing for the illegal purchase and legitimate operations involving personal data, and clarified the calculation rules of the quantification of personal data involved. Click to read the official announcement: http://www.spp.gov.cn/xwfbh/wsfbt/201705/t20170509_190088.shtml
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