China’s Newest Weapon to Nab Western Technology—Its Courts
Rulings nullify patents in industries it deems important, including technology, pharmaceuticals and rare-earth minerals.
The growing conflict between China and the U.S. extends from computer-chip factories to a suspected spy balloon over American skies. Running through it all is a struggle for technological superiority.
China has striven for years to develop cutting-edge technologies, in part through heavy spending on research. Now, according to Western officials and executives, it also has mobilized its legal system to pry technology from other nations.
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