shopify visitor statistics

Old days of havens for tax gains replaced by rigid regulatory regimes

Tech evolution

Intense competition in Asia-Pacific fintech race

Solutions: ABS

How the fast-growing asset-backed securitization model in China may help open new channels for financing

Fintech revolution

Rapid development of fintech brings new legal challenges

FEATURED

Money rules

PE/VC fund managers face more tough rules on investment

Knowledge is power

Functions of reputational due diligence

Tangled web

Challenges to IP protection in internet era

Think big

First in a special series on the Belt and Road initiative

From the top

IP legal and judicial updates in PRC

CORRESPONDENTS

Legal due diligence and risk prevention in overseas M&A

By Lin Zhong, EY Chen & Co. Law Firm
An overseas merger and acquisition (M&A) transaction does not only involve two or more countries or regions, but also parties that may differ notably in terms of strategy plan, expertise, financial strength and human resources. In recent years, not a few overseas M&A proposals offered by Chinese companies suffered...

Examining common types of PPP project disputes

By Wang Jihong and Li Xiaodan, Zhong Lun Law Firm
Following three years of development, the public-private partnership (PPP) model has become the mainstream financing model in China’s infrastructure and public service sector. The PPP is driving the transformation and upgrading of Chinese enterprises and the reform of China’s fiscal budgeting system, and is spurring the improvement of the...

Analysis of disputed jurisdiction between arbitration and court

By Alex Hsin and Chancy Chen, Martin Hu & Partners

Horizontal competition and its proper solution

By Cao Yiran, Grandway Law Offices

Gauging impact of US FATCA on corporate compliance practice

By Dong Jinsong and Fan Xiaoliang, AllBright Law Offices

Domestic oversight of foreign acquisitions by listed companies

By Peng Jianxin and Huang Weimin, East & Concord Partners

New vessel arrest rules bring risks for financial leasing companies

By Grace Zheng and Tony Zhang, Co-effort Law Firm

Courts toughen up on bad faith trademark applications

By Ming Xingnan, Lu Xue and Wang Yan, Wan Hui Da

Measures to protect or restore trade secrets

By Sun Jinlin, Jincheng Tongda & Neal

Several key issues regarding image copyright infringement disputes

By Li Binxin and Shang Guangzhen, AnJie Law Firm

‘Grey market’ IP issues on trademarks back in limelight

By Han Yufeng and Lu Lei, Rui Bai Law Firm

Can funds invest in properties via equity plus debt structure?

By Dai Tianxiao, Boss & Young

Highlights of legal services for share placement on the NEEQ

By Jiang Fengtao and Si Rui, Hengdu Law Firm

Pilot project for cross-border transfer of claims on QEX

By Hu Yi, Zhong Lun Law Firm

Beijing issues rules on application of labour law

By Patrick Gu, DaHui Lawyers

LEXICON

Custom and law