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Copyright and judicial proceedings

Is copyright infringed if documents are copied for the purposes of judicial proceedings?

Chinese legal pioneers

A tribute to Chinese legal pioneers in common law jurisdictions

Singapore convention on mediation

Cross-border settlement can be directly enforced in the courts of signatories

Wigs and robes

The practices concerning court dress in common law jurisdictions and China

Transactional lawyering

Law schools and law firms have increasingly focused on transactional lawyers

BRI and China’s International Commercial Courts

Some comparisons can be made between the old silk road and modern Belt and Road Initiative

Commissions of inquiry

The role and powers of commissions of inquiry

Expert Evidence

The role of expert evidence and compares the position

Corporate Counsel

The past thirty years or so has seen a trend towards an increase in the size and sophistication of legal departments within large companies.

Amicus Curiae

The role and purpose of an amicus curiae in common law jurisdictions, civil law jurisdictions and areas of international law

Invalidity

Judicial mediation

Judicial mediation in civil law and common law jurisdictions

Discovery

Evidence collection in common law jurisdictions and in China

Document destruction

When can lawyers or their clients destroy documents that relate to judicial proceedings

Confidentiality

What is the legal source of the duty of confidentiality and what are its boundaries

Choice of court

In some jurisdiction, it is very difficult to enforce a court judgment

Bank resolution

The concept of bank resolution and why it has become a key focus of attention

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Chinese Law Firm Billing Rates and Lawyer Fees 2019

Meltdown?

As competition heats up, how will law firms avoid low-cost chaos?

Outbound

Outbound hard ground

Geopolitical risks impact Chinese investment

杭州, Hangzhou skyline view

Tech transition

How law firms tailor services for Hangzhou’s fast development

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Preventing risk in overseas project subcontracts

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Trademark transfer issues for previously licensed trademarks (part 2)

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repayment rule

Evolution of inferior rank repayment rule for shareholder claims

By Xu Bangwei and Zhang Xiaotong, Jingtian & Gongcheng

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A dark year ahead for China legal, but there are positives

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A secret war

New legal regimes mean an increase in trade secret litigation in China and US

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French and Chinese trademark laws: A comparison

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provident funds

Advice on tax, insurance and provident funds during COVID-19

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bad faith

Bad faith filing

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copyright

Copyright and judicial proceedings

Is copyright infringed if documents are copied for the purposes of judicial proceedings?