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Global Market Abuse News - Spring 2015

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
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  • March 24 2015

In February 2015, the Court of First Instance ordered that China Metal Recycling (Holdings) Limited (CMR) be wound up in the public interest. This is

The Asia employment landscape in 2014

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam
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  • January 22 2014

Personal data protection remains a topical issue in the region and 2014 will see employers grappling with the new data protection laws in Singapore

PRC court strikes down liquidated damage clause

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • China
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  • January 29 2008

Liquidated damage clauses are clauses in contracts by which parties agree that a fixed sum is payable upon breach of the contract

Patent litigation in Asia: People’s Republic of China

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • China
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  • December 28 2007

Chinese law provides two routes for obtaining relief from patent infringement: through the administrative state bodies responsible for patent matters or through the court system

China Supreme People’s Court confirms enforceability of Hong Kong ad hoc arbitral awards

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • China, Hong Kong
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  • November 30 2007

The China Supreme People’s Court (the SPC) has issued a recent document confirming that awards made in ad hoc arbitration proceedings in Hong Kong are enforceable in the PRC

China issues circular addressing enforcement of court judgments and orders

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • China
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  • January 29 2008

Foreign parties who have been involved in Chinese proceedings will be aware that obtaining a favourable court or arbitration ruling is only half the battle won

China Supreme People’s Court confirms enforceability of Hong Kong ad hoc arbitral awards in the PRC

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • China, Hong Kong
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  • January 29 2008

The China Supreme People’s Court (the SPC) has issued a recent document confirming that awards made in ad hoc arbitration proceedings in Hong Kong are enforceable in the PRC

Retrial cases shifted to courts of higher level in China

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • China
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  • August 26 2008

The PRC Civil Procedure Law has been amended with effect from 1 April 2008 and the relevant standards of case acceptance in various levels of the people’s courts throughout the PRC have been adjusted accordingly

Parties now have two years to enforce arbitral awards in China

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • China
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  • August 26 2008

Under the old PRC regime, parties were given one year to enforce arbitral awards against individuals and six months against companies

Draft provisions on serving judicial documents in civil or commercial cases involving Hong Kong and Macau

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • China, Hong Kong
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  • August 26 2008

After extensive study and consultation with relevant authorities, No. 4 Civil Court of the Supreme People’s Court released on 13 December 2007 ‘several provisions concerning the serving of judicial documents in respect of Hong Kong and Macau civil and commercial cases (draft for comments)’ for public consultation