Research Articles

China’s latest national-level law enforcement campaign has led to ramped-up policing and changes in law enforcement strategy...
China has created a new agency with broadened investigatory authority to streamline anti-corruption efforts. On March 11, China...
Copyright-related intellectual property (IP) disputes in China have increased as a result of the growth of online streaming...
China recently issued new rules that that offer mixed implications for foreign company qualification for innovation-related tax...
The enforcement of China’s Antimonopoly Law (AML) remained a priority for the United States throughout 2015, despite the fact...
Chinese commitments to boost transparency of technology and security policies and improve trade secret protection were key at...
Despite progress on competition concerns at the December 2014 Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT) meeting,...
Though 2014 was a busy year for enforcers of China’s relatively new Antimonopoly Law (AML), the number of investigations filed...
New amendments to China’s Budget Law now allow local governments to issue debt in domestic bond markets. Debt issuance is a...
From recent investigations in the auto parts industry to “dawn raids” at foreign IT firms, China’s rising level of antimonopoly...
On July 25, the Shanghai Municipal People's Congress Standing Committee passed the 2014 China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone...
Chinese regulators have recently released two measures meant to make merger and acquisition (M&A) review processes faster...
China continues to significantly lag in its commitments to promote and implement regulatory transparency measures, according to...
Companies investing in any market must deal with administrative licensing—or getting official government approval—for...
The National People's Congress (NPC) Standing Committee last week passed the Circular Economy Promotion Law, which aims to...
The passage of China's Antimonopoly Law (AML) on August 30 completed a 13-year drafting process—one of China's longest—and put...
The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), a Paris-based intergovernmental body focused on combating money laundering, on June 28...
The Standing Committee of the NPC in late June read the draft PRC Antimonopoly and Employment Promotion laws for a second time...
The Standing Committee of the PRC National People's Congress will review a revised Lawyers Law this year. According to a draft...