Research Articles

  China is one of 11 countries presenting the most significant concerns regarding IPR protection and enforcement, according to...
The Beijing Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Court added 20 judges at the end of 2015 to assist with its burgeoning caseload...
China recently issued new rules that that offer mixed implications for foreign company qualification for innovation-related tax...
The State Administration of Taxation (SAT) recently requested that approximately 1,000 foreign and domestic companies provide a...
China’s proposed revisions to the Anti-Unfair Competition Law (AUCL) create greater consistency between measures such as the...
The PRC National People’s Congress concluded this month with the release of China’s 13th Five-Year Plan (FYP) on National...
Chief Financial Officers in China have a first-hand perspective on China’s slowing economic growth and its effect on company...
A year after the amended Consumer Protection Law (CPL) was implemented, consumer complaints in China increased by 14.3 percent...
Environmental compliance is taking center stage as US companies face implementation of China’s 2015 Environmental Protection...
By all accounts, China’s ecommerce market is booming. Chinese customers spent more than $670 billion online in 2015, a more...
The enforcement of China’s Antimonopoly Law (AML) remained a priority for the United States throughout 2015, despite the fact...
Following 10 months of silence, the National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee in December passed China’s first...
Chinese commitments to boost transparency of technology and security policies and improve trade secret protection were key at...
China has announced further details about plans to gradually decrease government control over investment decisions. The...
This issue marks the first of a regular series of US-China Business Council (USCBC) reports analyzing key discussions and...
Government-mandated price controls, once a hallmark of China’s socialist economy, may soon be abolished for all but a small...
Hindered by redundancies in the approval process, problems securing suitable data for clinical trials, and disparities in the...
Enforcement of China’s Antimonopoly Law (AML)—an ongoing priority for the US-China Business Council (USCBC) and the business...
China’s four free trade zones (FTZs)—the initial Shanghai FTZ and subsequent zones in Tianjin, Guangdong, and Fujian—offer...
Amidst growing concern nationwide about China’s air quality, in late August the Standing Committee of the National People’s...
As US and Chinese officials prepare for Chinese President Xi Jinping’s late September visit to the United States and bilateral...
Update: As this article went to print, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) decided to freeze the Special Drawing Rights...
China’s new draft Cybersecurity Law has raised a broad range of potential concerns for US companies seeking to operate in China...
Reforming state-owned enterprises (SOEs), reducing administrative burdens on companies, and opening up the economy are just...
The flurry of recent intellectual property (IP) regulations released by Chinese agencies touches on a number of issues of...
Despite progress on competition concerns at the December 2014 Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT) meeting,...
New provisions for continuous fines, detention for polluters, and public interest lawsuits give China’s revised Environmental...
There are new signs that China’s push for a consumption-based economy may be paying off. In 2014, the national retail market...
President Xi Jinping’s call during the recently concluded National People’s Congress (NPC) to use an “iron fist” to crack down...
China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) published the finalized 2015...

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