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Greenberg Traurig-China Newsletter
Posted on 5 Oct 2010 by GreenbergTraurig

Chinese Court Guidance on FIE Disputes On August 5, 2010, China's Supreme Court published the Provisions Regarding Hearing Cases of Disputes involving Foreign-invested Enterprises (Part I) (the "FIE Dispute Guidance"). The FIE Dispute... Read More

Tags: China

China Tightens Taxation on Representative Offices
Posted on 20 Jul 2010 by GreenbergTraurig

by George Qi and Calvin Ding On February 20, 2010, the State Administration of Taxation (SAT) issued Guo Shui Fa [2010] No. 18 - the " Measures for the Administration of Taxation on Representative Offices of Foreign Enterprises " ("Measures"... Read More

Tags: Taxation , China

Analysis of Conflicts Between Land Zoning Power and Land Development Right in China
Posted on 2 Aug 2013 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

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... Read More

AIC Issues Opinions to Strengthen China’s Latest Foreign Investment Encouragement Policy
Posted on 20 Jul 2010 by GreenbergTraurig

One month following the promulgation of the Opinion of the State Council Concerning Further Improving the Work of Utilizing Foreign Investment (the "State Council Opinions") by the PRC State Council on April 6, 2010, the PRC State Administration... Read More

Court Permits Non-Sovereign to Invoke Sovereign Immunity Defense of Absent, Defaulting Non-U.S. Sovereign
Posted on 2 Sep 2011 by Cadwalader OneWorld International Practice

By Louis M. Solomon First Investment Corp of the Marshall Islands v. Fujian Mawei Shipbuilding, Ltd. et al. , Civil Action No. 09-3663 (E.D. La. June 2011) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], addresses the interesting international... Read More

Significant Revisions to PRC State Secrets Law Passed
Posted on 27 Jan 2011 by GreenbergTraurig

On April 29, 2010, the Standing Committee of National People's Congress of the People's Republic of China (PRC) promulgated the revised Law of the People's Republic of China for Protection of State Secrets ("State Secrets Law"... Read More

Goldberg Segalla LLP on The Rise and Implications of the Chinese Insurance Industry
Posted on 7 Jan 2014 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

by Daniel W. Gerber and Richard J. Ahn This commentary discusses the headway that Chinese insurers have made in their short history of existence, the implications of the rising Chinese insurance industry, and the potential they have on insurers and... Read More

Comparative Analysis of Local Rules Regarding Formation of Private Equity Funds and Management Companies in China
Posted on 16 Sep 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

Against the backdrop of a huge amount of domestic liquidity from both state-owned and non-state enterprises, the launch of the long-awaited Growth Enterprise Market (GEM) in Shenzhen at the end of 2009 and the continued growth of private equity investment... Read More

Greenberg Traurig Alert-The People’s Republic Strikes Back? China Issues National Security Review Regulations for Foreign-Funded M&A
Posted on 9 Mar 2011 by GreenbergTraurig

Nearly five years after issuing the first rules on the subject,1 and following several years of merger control business concentration filings,2 on February 3, 2011 the PRC State Council promulgated the Circular on Establishing the Security Examination... Read More

China’s Latest Foreign Investment Policy: Moving Up Market and Out West
Posted on 14 Jul 2010 by Calvin Ding & Peter Neuman

On April 13, 2010, the Chinese government published an important policy document titled " Opinions of the State Council Concerning Further Improving the Work of Utilizing Foreign Investment " (the "Opinions"). On the whole, the... Read More

Doing Business in China: Mitigating FCPA Compliance Risk After the Rio Tinto Verdict
Posted on 8 Jun 2010 by Gary D. Anderson

China offers a wealth of opportunities to multinational corporations looking to tap into the country's lucrative market for goods and services. However, the combination of intense competition for China profits, prevalence of state-controlled entities... Read More

DLA Piper: Tougher Product Liability Provisions Following The Release Of Long-awaited Amendments To Consumer Rights And Interests Protection Law In China
Posted on 6 Dec 2013 by DLA Piper

By Sammy Fang and Moore Lu Download PDF The rise of consumerism in China over the past ten years, accompanied by huge increases in domestic consumption, has spurred greater regulatory enforcement in the area of product liability, as well as greater... Read More

An Analysis of the Conflict in Chinese Property Law: Eminent Domain Powers versus Real Property Rights
Posted on 23 Jul 2013 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

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... Read More

Symposium: China Institute of International Antitrust and Investment, March 21-22, Beijing China
Posted on 8 Feb 2013 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

The China Institute of International Antitrust and Investment (CIIAI) was established in March 2012 by the China University of Political Science and Law, each of which is based in Beijing, with the goals of promoting due process and transparency in... Read More