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Q&A on the Public Interest Litigation Filed by Procuratorial Organ

What is the newest regulation on this matter?
The newest regulation on this matter is the Pilot Program for Procuratorial Organ Filing Public Interest Litigation. This regulation was enacted in July 2nd, 2015, constituted by the Supreme Procuratorate subject to the approval of the standing committee of [...]

Published by zlu on December 31st, 2015 tagged China Business, China Law | Comment now »

Procuratorial Oversight

December 16, 2015, the People’s Procuratorate of Shandong Province has decided that the EPA did not perform their duties in accordance with the law by not raising an administrative public interest action at Qingyun People’s Court. Because of this the Supreme People’s Procuratorate, “filed a public interest litigation” pilot after the first case by the [...]

Published by zlu on December 31st, 2015 tagged China Business, China Law, General | Comment now »

New Measures on the Financial Management of Accounting Firms Announced

 To improve the management of Accounting Firms, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) has announced an “Interim Measures on the Financial Management of Accounting Firms” (Measures) recently. The Measures is stipulated based on the “Accounting law of the PRC” and the “Law of the PRC on Certified Public Accountants”, consists of 26 articles, and takes effect [...]

Published by admin on August 9th, 2010 tagged China Business, China Law | 1 Comment »

Trial Measures First Allows Green-Field Joint Ventures with Chinese Individuals

Recently, Shanghai established The Trial Measures on Establishment of Sino-Foreign Equity Joint Venture Enterprises and Sino-Foreign Cooperative Joint Venture Enterprises invested by Domestic Nature Persons in Pudong New District (“Trial Measures”). The Trial Measures consists of ten articles concerning the regulation of domestic nature persons investigating on Sino-Foreign Joint Ventures, and takes effect on May [...]

Published by admin on August 4th, 2010 tagged China Business, China Law | Comment now »

How China Looks to Improve its Utilization of Foreign Investment

The State Council recently released its Suggestions to Further Improve the Utilization of Foreign Investment.  It encourages a more optimal usage of foreign investment by promoting foreign investment in high-end manufacturing industries, high-tech industries, modern services industries, new energy and energy-saving environmental protection industries. Before the end of 2010, the importation of science and technology [...]

Published by admin on July 16th, 2010 tagged China Business, China Law | Comment now »

International Trade: Abbreviations

What does “MFN” stand for?“MFN” stands for “Most Favourite Nation”. The MFN principle is used within World Trade Organisation (“WTO”) Agreements, and is based upon the principle that member states should treat others fairly. Such principles form solid foundations of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (“GATT”), the General Agreement on Trade in Services [...]

Published by admin on June 20th, 2010 tagged China Business | Comment now »

RICE NOODLE CARTEL BROKEN UP

The Development and Reform Commission of Guangxi Province of China broke up a cartel organized to increase the price of rice noodles, using in part it authority under the Anti-Monopoly Law (AML) and in part its pre-existing authority under the Price Law and the regulations under the Price Law. In China central bodies such as [...]

Published by admin on March 31st, 2010 tagged China Business | 1 Comment »

Communications Network Security Measures To Be Effective Next Month

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) recently promulgated the Administrative Measures for Communications Network Security Protection to be effective as of 1 March 2010. The Measures provide that communications network operation units shall, in accordance with the requirements of the telecom authorities and standards of communications industry, carry out the work related to [...]

Published by admin on February 25th, 2010 tagged China Business | Comment now »

Volkswagen Inc. V. Trademark Review And Appraisal Board Of The State Administration For Industry And Commerce Of The People’s Republic Of China

Volkswagen Inc. V. Trademark Review And Appraisal Board Of The State Administration For Industry And Commerce Of The People’s Republic Of China Re: Dispute Over Trademark Administration
Volkswagen Inc. (Volkswagen) applied on 8 June 2004 to register the trademark “Tuan” (No. 418302) (the proposed trademark) on motorcycles, bicycles, auto tires, land, air, water and rail transport [...]

Published by admin on February 25th, 2010 tagged China Business | Comment now »

Boom and Bust for China’s Wind Power Industry

Alexander Pan, February 23, 2010
Beijing,China
Over the past several years China has proven to be a world leader in renewable energy production with heavy investment into the hydro, solar and wind power industries. The growth of China’s wind power sector has been particularly impressive with a twenty fold increase in total wind power capacity of over [...]

Published by admin on February 23rd, 2010 tagged China Business | 1 Comment »