Providing a small amount of stability in a year of significant changes for cross-border ecommerce, the Chinese government recently halted a move to increase regulation — and costs — of foreign goods purchased online by consumers in China.
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China expanded data localization requirements and instituted new rules for outbound
Integrating China’s national and local intellectual property (IP) agencies through reforms
Regulators are actively setting the groundwork for implementation of
Private Chinese companies criticized market access, government procurement discrimination, and uneven subsidy disbursement during a meeting ca
Although China’s competition enforcement agencies have announced few new cases this year, they have been busy improving their guiding principles.
The Beijing Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Court added 20 judges at the end of 2015 to assist with its burgeoning caseload, US-China Business Council member companies learned during a recent visit to the court.
China recently issued new rules that that offer mixed implications for foreign company qualification for innovation-related tax breaks.
The enforcement of China’s Antimonopoly Law (AML) remained a priority for the United States throughout 2015, despite the fact that few new cases were launched last year.