In-House

On 28 December 2015, the China Banking Regulatory Commission (“CBRC”) circulated the Interim Measures on the Administration of the Business Activities of Network Loan Information Agencies (“Draft for...
March 2016
On 18 June 2015, the Beijing High Court confirmed that a civil action filed with the Beijing Intellectual Property Court (“Beijing IP Court”) was an antitrust civil case and upheld the judgment of...
February 2016
On 30 November 2015, an English court approved the first deferred prosecution agreement (“DPA”) under the Bribery Act 2010 (“BA 2010”) in relation to alleged bribery outside the UK. The DPA is...
February 2016
On 6 November 2015, the Beijing Municipal Bureau of Land and Resources (“Beijing BLR”) and the Beijing Municipal Commission of Housing and Urban-Rural Development Committee jointly issued the Notice...
January 2016
Pearl Liu With companies realising that the best solution for controlling costs and still delivering quality work is to bring more of it in-house, there is a growing pressure for in-house lawyers...
January 2016
On 27 October 2015, the State Council issued the Decision on Provisionally Adjusting the Administrative Approval and Special Administrative Measures for Market Access in Beijing (关于在北京市暂时调整有关行政审批...
January 2016
On 5 October 2015, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) announced that Bristol Myers Squibb (“BMS”) agreed to settle administrative claims that its majority-owned joint venture in China...
December 2015
On 15 September 2015, Haidian District People’s Court in Beijing upheld the validity of a crowdfunding contract created to finance a limited partnership restaurant. Beijing Nuomiduo Restaurant...
December 2015
In 2013, the Regional Court of Dusseldorf made a preliminary reference to the European Court of Justice (“ECJ”) in a case involving German subsidiaries of Chinese telecommunications company Huawei,...
October 2015
On 19 June 2015, the MIIT issued the Notice on Opening up the Limitation on Foreign Ownership in Online Data Processing and Transaction Processing Services 2015 (“2015 E-commerce Notice”). The 2015 E...
September 2015
On 2 June 2015, the Judicial Committee of the Supreme People’s Court (“SPC”) issued the Provisions on the Recognition and Enforcement of Arbitral Awards Rendered in the Taiwan Region 2015 ("2015...
September 2015
On 19 June 2015, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (“MIIT”) (工业和信息化部) issued the Notice of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology on Liberalising Foreign Equity Ratio...
July 2015
On 5 May 2015, MOFCOM issued the Measures on the Administration of Non-Store Retail Business (for trial implementation) (draft to solicit public comments). Non-store retailing refers to retail sales...
July 2015
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