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Lawrence Kogan on Hong Kong's Draft Infant Formula & Complementary Foods Marketing Code Violates WTO Law (Part 1 of 3)

by Lawrence Kogan In 2012, the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region issued a draft of the Hong Kong Code of Marketing and Quality of Formula Milk and Related Products, and Food Products for Infants & Young Children. It employs means to achieve...

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Analysis of Conflicts Between Land Zoning Power and Land Development Right in China

by Dr. Fang Ye This article, written by a partner at a Shanghai, China, law firm, covers the conflicts between land zoning power and land development rights in China. It discusses the structure and legal attributes of the land zoning power in China...

William H. Byrnes IV
Contentious Issues of the Brazilian World Cup Law

by Patricie Barricelli, Attorney, São Paulo Bar Association, Brazil * The Brazilian General World Cup Law was enacted last June with the aim to amend Brazil’s legal regime for sporting events as required to meet International Federation...

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An Analysis of the Conflict in Chinese Property Law: Eminent Domain Powers versus Real Property Rights

by Dr. Fang Ye This article, written by a partner at a Shanghai, China, law firm, covers eminent domain powers and real property rights in China. It discusses the public interest requirement in land-taking laws in China, the exercise of eminent domain...

David Gibbs
Majority Rule: But Not as You Know It

In company law those who hold the majority of shares "rule" the company. This has been the case since the court in Foss v Harbottle (1843) 2 Hare 46 recognised the principle. If the majority have made a decision to take or not take certain action...

International & Foreign Law Community Staff
Saqueo de Recursos Naturales en Cadenas de Aprovisionamiento Global

Autores Elise Groulx y Lew H. Diggs La globalización puede ser una fuente de violaciones a los derechos humanos y al medio ambiente que desencadenan la responsabilidad penal y civil de las empresas y sus ejecutivos. En zonas afectadas por...