Article 30 If a scientific or technological achievement, that is made through the independent research and development of an enterprise or institution or through research and development of the enterprise or institution with the collaboration of another unit, is transformed successfully and is adopted in production, the unit or units shall take, for three to five years running, not less than five percent of the added profits from adoption of the achievement, that they are entitled to retain, to award persons who made important contributions to the scientific or technological achievement or to its transformation.
In respect of the remunerations or rewards given to persons who made important contributions to research and development of scientific and technological achievements or their transformation, joint stock enterprises may convert them into shares or proportions of contribution to investment in accordance with relevant regulations of the State. The persons, as shareholders, shall draw proceeds on the strength of the shares they hold or their proportions of contribution to investment.
Article 31 Anyone who, in violation of the provisions of this Law, resorts to deception in transformation of scientific or technological achievements and thus gets an award or honorary title, fraudulent money or illegal profits, shall be ordered to put it right, the award and honorary title shall be annulled, the illegal gains confiscated, and a fine also imposed on him.
If he causes economic losses to another, he shall bear civil liability for compensation in accordance with law. If a crime is constituted, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.