It includes all of the following safeguards against the usurpation of trade secrets, including by state-owned enterprises: civil procedures and remedies, criminal proceedings and sanctions, prohibitions on preventing the granting of trade secret licences, legal proceedings to prevent the disclosure of trade secrets during litigation, and sanctions for government officials for unauthorized disclosure of trade secrets. While the above product categories may not require a Certificate of Origin to claim USMCA/T-MEC/CUSMA, it is an importer`s legal responsibility to retain all proofs of origin in effect when using free trade agreements. . . .