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BUCG v. Yemen decision clears jurisdictional hurdles for investment claims by Chinese state-owned enterprises under the ICSID Convention
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • China
  • August 7 2017

In a recent decision issued on 31 May 2017 in the case of Beijing Urban Construction Group Co. Ltd v. Republic Yemen, an ICSID Tribunal


Asia Employment Law Horizon-Scanning - 2017 The Changing Face of the Employment Relationship
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • Australia, China, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea
  • January 26 2017

Changes in the way we access goods and services, with a continuing focus on the use of technology, were a key feature of 2016


Market Abuse News - Summer 2017
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • Austria, China, Germany, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 13 2017

In this issue for Summer 2017 we cover recent developments in legislation and the approach of regulators to the enforcement of market abuse in Asia


Private antitrust litigation in China - first court ruling on a follow-on private action sets a high standard and burden of proof
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • China
  • January 12 2017

In one of the most notable decisions at the end of last year, the Beijing High Court rejected an appeal in China's first follow-on private action in


PRC court strikes down liquidated damage clause
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • China
  • 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


Ramping up of antitrust enforcement in the Chinese pharmaceutical sector
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • China
  • August 23 2016

China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), one of


Beijing IP court protects popular social media brand on public interest grounds
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • China
  • May 1 2015

In a recent decision from the Beijing Intellectual Property Court, special consideration was given to Tencent's "Weixin" trademark -- the Chinese


Resale price maintenance: is it 'per se' illegal in china?
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • China
  • February 6 2013

In recent weeks, there have been a number of high-profile enforcement actions against resale price maintenance practices in China. Despite this


Shift of burden of proof in money laundering cases in China
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • China
  • February 17 2010

In November 2009 the Supreme People's Court announced a judicial interpretation that partially reverses the burden of proof for the "knowledge" element (similar to mens rea at common law) in money laundering offences


Looking to 2016: Arbitration in Hong Kong and China
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • China, Hong Kong
  • February 29 2016

Following our report on International arbitration: 10 trends in 2016, we now turn to a review of key developments in arbitration in Hong Kong and