Development of China Commercial Bribery Enforcement

    View Authors February 2019

    Does Paying for a Meal With a Potential Customer Constitute Commercial Bribery?

    In 2018, the Shanghai Market Supervision Bureau (MSB) penalized two medical device companies on the grounds of committing “commercial bribery” under China’s Anti-Unfair Competition Law because they had paid for meals and/or entertainment with treating doctors.