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Chinese Appeal Court provides ruling for lawful use of cookies
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • China
  • August 19 2015

In May, the Intermediate People's Court of Nanjing City, Jiangsu Province, published its civil judgment ruling that the search engine Baidu's use of


China's State Administration for Industry and Commerce releases Measures defining consumer personal information
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • China
  • February 23 2015

In January, China's State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) released its 'Measures on Penalties for Infringing Upon the Rights and


China drafts rules on administration of personal health data
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • China
  • February 3 2014

For the first time in China, draft measures for the administration of personal health data have been introduced by the National Health and Family


China's first national privacy protection guideline in effect as of 1 February
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • China
  • March 27 2013

On 1 February 2013, China's first set of Personal Data Protection guidelines, the Guidelines for Personal Information Protection in Information


Annual report on Internet music market in China
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • China
  • March 28 2012

The Ministry of Culture (MOC) published the 2011 Annual Report on Online Music Market in China recently


Who's that person publishing Weibo?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • China
  • March 14 2012

A spokesman for Sina Corporation (“Sina”) said on March 12, 2012 that 60 of its users of Weibo, which is the popular Chinese version of Twitter, will have registered their real identities by March 16th in compliance with the "Regulations on the Administration of Development of Weibo in Beijing" (the “Weibo Rules”


Protecting personal information in China
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • China
  • March 7 2012

MIIT published China’s first draft set of national standards for the protection of personal information on February 10, 2012


Tencent vs. Qihoo 360
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • China
  • April 14 2011

The dispute between software companies Qihoo 360 and Tencent late last year revealed complex relationships among Chinese regulators, netizens, media outlets, and the companies themselves


More consumer rights in China: privacy and cool-down periods
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • China
  • November 2 2009

Reports indicate that China’s fifteen-year-old Consumer Rights Protection Law will undergo serious revisions this year


A filtering bully and Google service shutdown: anti-pornography efforts in China
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • China
  • September 23 2009

On May 19, the PRC Ministry of Industry and Information Technology ("MIIT") issued a controversial regulation, entitled "Notification Regarding the Requirements for Pre-installation of Green Internet Filtering Software on Computers," requiring all computer manufacturers to equip computers and PDAs for distribution in the Chinese market as of July 1 with "Green Dam Youth Escort" filtering software