in China devoted to the fight against pyramid administrative regulations "regulations prohibit pyramid schemes", implemented since November 1, 2005, the legal system is mainly designed for traditional MLM, because this WeChat social networking tools have not appeared, for this new type of MLM did not involve.
recently, CCTV reported the first domestic WeChat pyramid schemes, claiming to be "Asian hypnotist" Chen under the banner of "millionaire" banner, taught in Nanjing, Shanghai and other places, to teach people to use WeChat, the agency, the development of new members and let everyone buy these courses, borrow the money about 4600000 yuan. Recently, this is the first case in Nanjing WeChat MLM case in Xuanwu court.
WeChat quickly promote the rapid development of micro vendors. Data show that the current micro business number has exceeded the 10 million mark, and the derivative of concomitant, fake, fraud and other derivative chaos also appears superimposed, especially the "micro business pyramid" with the "Internet plus" coat, bring more confusion, to the derivative of healthy rise cast a shadow.
need to see is that the current law according to the micro dealer marketing governance there are still lagging behind the law. Our country devoted to the fight against pyramid administrative regulations "regulations prohibit pyramid schemes", implemented since November 1, 2005, the legal system is mainly designed for traditional MLM, because this WeChat social networking tools have not appeared, for this new type of MLM did not involve. This gives the industry and commerce, public security and other departments to combat micro business MLM has brought some constraints.
from the evidence, "derivative MLM" just happen in the network virtual society acquaintances, compared with the traditional marketing is more extensive, interactive, relative to other network crimes more hidden characteristics, which determines the industry and commerce, public security departments of law enforcement forensics is relatively more difficult to pin down. Law enforcement investigators pay attention to the facts as the basis, to the law as the criterion, the evidence is difficult and even some acts can not obtain evidence, it is bound to let some criminals can not be punished, and even escape punishment.
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measures, "the prohibition of marketing regulations" provisions of the eight kinds of measures to investigate, but many measures not applicable, such as derivative schemes shall be ordered to stop activities, seized suspected pyramid business premises, given the convenience of WeChat account application, even for suspected pyramid selling activities WeChat account to be closed down, too to apply for an account to continue the implementation of related activities. Not only that, for micro dealer marketing, as well as many aspects of law enforcement procedures, legal liability and other aspects need to be further refined and clear, for law enforcement investigators, the implementation of regulations to provide clear guidelines.
micro business innocence, pyramid selling bad reputation. The "derivative MLM" is parasitic on the micro organism’s vampire on the governance must keep pace with the times, MLM, MLM see new trends, accelerate the improvement of relevant laws and regulations, "micro business MLM" out of time as legal medicine. However, the revision and improvement of relevant laws and regulations have strict procedures, can not be done overnight, in the face of increasingly severe "micro business pyramid scheme", the need for law enforcement agencies to use existing law >