On 29th June, 2007, the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (SCNPC) promulgated the Employment Contract Law (ECL).
In the face of China’s increasingly strong economic headwinds, some businesses are having to revise their strategies in order to ensure profitable growth.
In recent years, the business community in China has been abuzz with talk of various market access ‘negative lists’ – lists of exceptions to what would otherwise be open market access.
A year after it came into effect Li Huini, Partner at Adamas, looks at the effect that China’s revised Environmental Protection Law (EPL) has had.
While foreign investment in some sectors of China’s healthcare market has been recently liberalised others remain restricted, and risky.
The shift from government-fixed prices to free-market tendering
This article lay out the legal framework governing some commonly encountered IP-related competition issues
There has been a recent rise in the number of IP infringement cases filed by domestic plaintiffs against foreign defendants.