Practical Law China

On 27 May 2017, the National Information Security Standardisation Technical Committee (“TC 260”) circulated for public comment the Guidelines for the Security Assessment of Outbound Data...
18 August 2017
On 9 May 2017, several financial regulators including the State Administration of Taxation (“SAT”) and the People’s Bank of China (“PBOC”) jointly issued the Administrative Measures for the Due...
18 August 2017
On 28 June 2017, the NDRC and MOFCOM jointly released the 2017 Catalogue for the Guidance of Foreign Investment. The new catalogue cuts 30 restrictive measures to foreign investors and opens up new...
4 August 2017
On 11 July 2017, the Cyberspace Administration of China (“CAC”) circulated for public comment the Rules on the Protection of Critical Information Infrastructure Security (Draft for Comments...
4 August 2017
On 2 May 2017, the CAC issued the Provisions on the Administration of Internet News Information Services, which will take effect 1 June 2017. The CAC circulated a draft of the provisions in...
14 July 2017
On 26 May 2017, the Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”) circulated for public comment the Measures for Record-filing Administration of the Establishment and Change of Foreign-invested Enterprises (“Draft...
7 July 2017
On 5 June 2017, the General Office of the State Council distributed the Special Administrative Measures for Foreign Investment Access in the Pilot Free Trade Zones (Negative List) (2017 Version). The...
7 July 2017
On 9 May 2017, the Supreme People’s Court (“SPC”) and the Supreme People’s Procuratorate (“SPP”) jointly released the Interpretation on Several Issues on the Application of Law to the Adjudication of...
6 July 2017
On 1 April 2017, the CPC Central Commission and State Council announced to establish a new national economic zone (Xiong’an New Area) based in north China’s Hebei province. Located in and around...
8 June 2017
On 11 April 2017, the Cyberspace Administration of China (“CAC”) circulated for public comment the Measures on Security Assessments for the Export of Personal Information and Important Data (...
8 June 2017
On 28 February 2017, the SPC published the Arrangement between the Courts in the Mainland and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region on Mutually Entrusted Taking of Evidence in Civil and...
5 May 2017
On 15 March 2017, the National People’s Congress (“NPC”) enacted the General Provisions of the Civil Code of the People’s Republic of China, which will take effect 1 October 2017. The...
5 May 2017
On 10 January 2017, the Supreme People’s Court issued the Provisions on Several Issues Concerning the Adjudication of Administrative Cases on Granting and Affirming Trademark-related Rights, which...
10 April 2017
On 26 January 2017, the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (“SAFE”) issued the Notice on Further Promoting Foreign Exchange Administration Reform and Perfecting Authenticity and Compliance...
10 April 2017
On 9 January 2017, the Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Commerce and the Legislative Affairs Office of the State Council jointly issued the Opinions on the Development of...
16 March 2017
On 3 January 2017, the Supreme People’s Court (“SPC”) issued its 15th batch of guiding cases. Guiding cases are not binding as legal precedents, but they are considered to have very strong...
8 March 2017
On 18 November 2016, the SPC issued the Provisions on Certain Issues involving Trials of Independent Guarantee Disputes, which took effect 1 December 2016, to acknowledge the increasing use of these...
7 February 2017
On 16 November 2016, the State Administration for Industry and Commerce (“SAIC”) announced it had levied a RMB 667,724,176.88 administrative fine against Swedish packaging company Tetra Pak...
7 February 2017
On 27 September 2016, the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs issued the Notice on the Implementation of the Pilot Programme for the Issuance of a Work Permit System for Foreigners in...
16 January 2017
On 18 November 2016, the National People’s Congress (“NPC”) Standing Committee circulated for public comment the General Principles of the Civil Law of the People’s Republic of China (Draft) (“Draft...
16 January 2017
Subscribe to RSS - Practical Law China