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Offshore jurisdictions are riding the tide of fintech

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New rules are shaping the development of PE/VC funds

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China’s pollution war

Technology can help China enhance environmental law enforcement

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Capital makes port

China’s capital markets are further integrated with the world

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FROM THE EDITOR

IP leaps forward

IP protection in China; Environmental protection; Investment into Africa

CHINA LEXICON

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Document destruction

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

China-Lexicon

Confidentiality

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

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CORRESPONDENTS

Compliance reviews on mortgage balance asset securitization

By Zhang Jian, Guan Tianru, AllBright Law Offices

TM protection all about strategy

By Frank Liu, Jincheng Tongda & Neal

Is spot commodity exchange trading model illegal?

By Yang Guang, Zhang Xiaoke, Lantai Partners

Regulatory policy governing Chinese companies’ overseas debt issuance

By Ling Tezhi, Du Linhong, Jingtian & Gongcheng

PE funds: valuation of non-listed equity investments

By Xiao Weixiao and Wang Yubi, Boss & Young

Liability for damages arising from malicious IP litigation

By Shi Yakai, Sanyou Intellectual Property Agency

Risks from US sanctions on investment in Iran

By Wang Jihong and Sun Lifeng, Zhong Lun Law Firm

When structured finance meets the property industry

By Li Kailun, Merits & Tree Law Offices
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Labour lawyers can help Chinese companies successfully ‘go global’

By Qi Bin, Xin Bai Law Firm; Jin Shan, Rui Bai Law Firm

Preferential tax treatment enjoyed by enterprise public welfare donation

By Zhao Miao and Lin Na, AnJie Law Firm
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H-share circulation and HK market reforms

By Fan Xingcheng, Dentons

The boundary of due diligence in mergers & acquisitions

By Zhao Renying and Zhang Xiaoyang, East & Concord Partners

Statute of limitations: A common topic in construction contract disputes

By Alex Hsin, Craig Zhou, MHP Law Firm

Protecting small and medium shareholders in backdoor listings

By Qu Kai, Grandway Law Offices

Compliance risks of private funds under new asset management rules

By Ma Chenguang and Wang Xi, Co-effort Law Firm

Beijing court applies strict criteria in ascertaining trademark use evidence

By Ming Xingnan, Xia Huan, Wanhuida Peksung IP Group

Opportunities and challenges of real estate securitization

By Jia Yong and Ma Huijun, Zhong Lun Law Firm

DISPUTE DIGEST

民间借贷

Outline of opinions on private lending cases in BAC/BIAC

By Sun Yu, Shen Yunqiu and Chen Xiao, BAC/BIAC
CIETAC-dispute-resolution

How to create leading dispute resolution centre

By Wang Chengjie, CIETAC

How arbitration tackles disguised debt in trust industry

By Zhang Jiechao, BAC/BIAC

HK homes in on Belt & Road disputes

By Brad Wang, Madhav Kumar and Raymond Gao
Arbitration and settlement

Arbitration and settlement: Influence of culture, legal tradition

By Professor Thomas Stipanowich

PRACTITIONERS' PERSPECTIVES

Impact of new rules on PE VAM

By Harry Wu and Ashley Lei, Wintell & Co

Offshore funds for the Belt and Road

By Kristy Calvert and David Meredith, Harneys

Chinese investments in SEZ in India

By Ravi Singhania and Dipak Rao, Singhania & Partners

VIE regulation from perspective of a HK listing

By Zhang Bin and Hu Binhan, Jingtian & Gongcheng

IPO paths under the new CDR policies in China

By Liu Tao and Huang Qingfeng, Commerce & Finance Law Offices

FEATURES

Rising in the East

The second of our series on Africa focuses on countries in the continent's east

Heads or tails?

Are Europe’s GDPR and China’s Cybersecurity Law two sides of the same coin?

Green and mean

As authorities step up law enforcement for protection of the environment, manufacturers are advised to prepare themselves for better compliance

IP protection in China

China is prioritizing a network of strong and effective new IP protection mechanisms

Hands on Africa

Part one on the continent’s longstanding partnership with China

Runny money

Why asset securitization is an effective new financing tool in China

AROUND THE REGION

Editor-ABLJ

Dealing with change

The Philippines Top 100 Lawyers

ABLJ reveals the top 100 lawyers practising in the Philippines

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Cryptocurrency laws and regulations in The Philippines

By Aida Araceli G Roxas-Rivera and Paolo S Tamase, Cruz Marcelo & Tenefrancia