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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

State immunity

The doctrine of state immunity and how it is interpreted

International commercial courts

The article discusses the emergence of international commercial courts around the world

Cryptocurrencies

This article discusses digital currencies and the Chinese ban

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China Business Law Awards 2019

CBLJ presents the law firms that stand out with their performance in the past year

Legal technology

Connecting the dots

How legaltech can help in-house counsel

Science and Technology Innovation Board

Technified

Shanghai's tech exchange board to rival NASDAQ

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Comparing China and US trademark co-existence systems

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Clarifications on issues in security disputes cases

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Who is in charge of partnership funds?

By Catherine Chen and Yang Yurun, Zhong Lun Law Firm

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More than half the sky

Senior women lawyers share personal stories of challenges and success

ADB

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Exclusive interview with Chris Stephens, ADB's outgoing general counsel

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Outbound hard ground

Geopolitical risks impact Chinese investment

PRACTITIONERS' PERSPECTIVES

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Going public on the Star Market

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Return of DVRs

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Dilemma and solution

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How to enforce and protect GUI patents in China

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Commercial courts

Transactional lawyering

Law schools and law firms have increasingly focused on transactional lawyers