April 11th noon news, Shenma search suing suing Sogou company illegal hijacking case will be in court in Haidian this month.
It is reported that Shenma search claims, Sogou through the Sogou input method of the candidate function to make the search of Shenma search oriented Sogou search, the request for compensation for the loss of 102490175.74 yuan. In addition, in this lawsuit, Shenma search provided the court with the hijacked traffic data 1 billion 897 million.
In the past, when the defendant did not provide the benefit of infringement, how to prove the traffic loss has always been the biggest problem of such cases. The judge also had to make a judgement according to the statutory standard, which is far from the actual loss.
For example, in 2015, Sogou search was also prosecuted for the malicious hijacking of Baidu search by SOGO input. Finally, although the Haidian court held that the hijacking of Sogou constituted unfair competition, it ordered the Sogou area to stop infringement, eliminate the impact and compensate Baidu for 500 thousand yuan.
Traffic is the lifeblood of the development of Internet enterprises, hijacking traffic is a typical unfair competition behavior, held on April 1 this year