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China Business Law Awards 2017

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

Deals of the year 2017

Deals of the Year 2017 – China

Legal efforts in outstanding deals and cases


Compliance alerts

Chinese companies must watch rising US regulatory pressure

legaltech in asia

Legal begets AI

How tech is reshaping the traditional legal services industry


China Business Law Directory 2017
A-List lawyers 2017 ad


Accolades and challenges

Compliance, legaltech, and Deals of the year 2017


China Lexicon

State immunity

The doctrine of state immunity and how it is interpreted

China Lexicon

International commercial courts

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

China Lexicon Andrew Godwin
Law firm billing rates 2017


SOE participation in material asset restructurings of listed companies (Part 1)

By Du Lili and Zhao Yuanyuan, Grandway Law Offices

Securitization of PE fund shares: demands and obstacles

By Jiang Fengtao and Yuan Shuyang, Hengdu Law Firm
张璇 JENNIFER ZHANG 天达共和律师事务所合伙人 Partner East & Concord Partners

Financial institutions to raise the ratio of foreign shareholding

By Jennifer Zhang and Hu Anran, East & Concord Partners
杨奕 BLAKE YANG 君悦律师事务所资深律师 Senior Associate MHP Law Firm

US dollar interest under international sales of goods contracts

By Blake Yang and Soff Rao, MHP Law Firm
吴杰江 WU JIEJIANG 竞天公诚律师事务所 合伙人 Partner Jingtian & Gongcheng

Focus on capital obligations of major bank shareholders

By Wu Jiejiang, Jingtian & Gongcheng

Analysis of “de jure investment, de facto loan” disputes

By Yang Wenjun and Chen Xiaofeng, Boss & Young

China: Environmental protection compliance progress in 2018

By Li Xiong and Yuan Yuan, AllBright Law Offices

Exceptions to the bearing of limited liability by shareholders

By Pan Xiang and Liu Yujia, AnJie Law Firm

Legal issues regarding online receivables exchange platform (Part 2)

By Zhi Hui, Zhong Lun Law Firm
刘建强 FRANK LIU 金诚同达律师事务所合伙人 Partner Jincheng Tongda & Neal

Is a trademark strategy necessary when developing business in China?

By Frank Liu, Jincheng Tongda & Neal

Equity transfer: How to avoid possible damage to corporate assets

By Zhao Sheng, Co-effort Law Firm


As enterprises step out, lawyers please come in

By Wang Jihong and Liu Ying, Zhong Lun Law Firm

Tax matters in the course of Chinese outbound investment

By Hu Zhiqiang, Jingtian & Gongcheng in Shanghai

Protecting trade secrets in China

By Zhang Zhongbo (Aaron), Wintell & Co

“Fictitious self-employment” in Switzerland

By Marc Ph. Prinz and Gian Geel, VISCHER

Overview of Chinese investment in Japan

By Feng Jianjian and Zhang Bo, Jingtian & Gongcheng

Indonesia’s foreign direct investment regime

By Bono Daru Adji and Eko Ahmad Ismail Basyuni, Assegaf Hamzah & Partners


Survey of law firm billing rates in China

PRC law firms reveal their hourly billing rates for the first time in this unique report on legal fees

The A-List 2017: China’s top 100 lawyers

CBLJ presents a list of top private practice lawyers for China-related business

China’s Green Lanterns

Opportunities and risks with growth of green finance

Navigating abroad

Experienced corporate counsel share insights into topical outbound investment issues

In the pipeline

Long-term implications of China's Belt and Road initiative and a new regional legal landscape

En garde!

Battles for intellectual property are turning fierce in China

A common language

A universal arbitration framework can help connect Belt and Road markets

In the interest of fairness

Cherie Blair QC's thoughts on global standards for rules-based commerce

Space invaders

Cybersecurity and data protection law in Asia Pacific


Homo futuris: AI, data privacy and uncertainty

By Pravin Anand and Mrinali Menon, Anand and Anand

Arbitration law in the Philippines

By Augusto A San Pedro Jr and Raquel Wealth A Taguian, Villaraza & Angangco Law Offices

Focus on rules of foreign investment in Vietnam

By Wang Jihong and Sun Lifeng, Zhong Lun Law Firm
Deals of the year 2017

Deals of the Year 2017 – Asia

The best deals in the region and the legal luminaries who guided them

Primed and charged

Philippine legal and political sectors are electric with tension as changes loom, with nothing less than the economy at stake