Archive for August, 2010

Edward E. Lehman Listed in ‘Who’s Who’ 2010

BEIJING, August 27, 2010 — China’s longest-serving director of a private law firm, Edward E. Lehman of Lehman, Lee and Xu, has again been selected for inclusion in the International Who’s Who of Trademark Lawyers as one of the world’s leading practitioners in this field, the result of independent research with clients and peers by [...]

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Lehman, Lee & Xu Comments on Carrefour’s lawsuit against Chinese supermarket chain over name

BEIJING -  Carrefour SA has filed a lawsuit against Anhui Jiale Supermarket Chain Co Ltd and its subsidiaries in Fuyang, claiming they violated the rule of fair competition and infringed upon the Carrefour trademark.
The local supermarket chain was accused of illegally using the logo “Jialefu,” the Chinese version of “Carrefour,” in their company name and [...]

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Rules On Supervising Establishment Of Criminal Cases Issued

The Supreme People’s Procuratorate and Ministry of Public Security have jointly published the “Provisions concerning the Supervision of Opening Criminal Cases (Trial)” which will become effective throughout China from 1 October 2010.
The Provisions, with the intention of assuring the proper use of the procuratorates’ power, introduce a mechanism handling criminal cases wrongfully or unlawfully opened [...]

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China Announces Details Regarding Employment Service Cooperation With New Zealand

Edward E. Lehman – Lehman, Lee & Xu
China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) has recently issued a notice stating the arrangements for the employment service cooperation with New Zealand. According to the “Free Trade Agreement between the Government of the People’s Republic of China and the Government of New Zealand” (the Agreement), New Zealand undertakes that [...]

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IVANHOE MINES ANNOUNCES FINANCIAL RESULTS AND REVIEW OF OPERATIONS FOR THE SECOND QUARTER OF 2010

Ivanhoe Mines announced its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2010 on August 16, 2010.
Ivanhoe Mines Ltd., being one of the most prosperous mine enterprises in Mongolia, is focused on the development of its discoveries in the Asia Pacific region. The second quarter review has shown its status of development in its business. Ivanhoe’s [...]

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Lehman, Lee & Xu promoting and attending the Mongolia Investment Summit

The Mongolia Investment Summit 2010 will be held on 23-25 November at Royal Garden Hotel, London, UK. The Summit, which government officials, Mongolian businesses will together discuss the opportunities and risks surrounding investing in Mongolia, has attracted plenty of outstanding entities in and out of Mongolia.
Lehman, Lee & Xu, as the largest law firm in [...]

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Stanford University Press is to Publish New Book on Foreign Firms’Investing in China

Lehman, Lee & Xu – August 19, 2010
In September 2010, Stanford University Press is expected to publish a new book named Foreign Firms, Investment, and Environmental Regulation in the People’s Republic of China. Its author Phillip Stalley, who is an assistant professor of Political Science at DePaul University in Chicago, centers the book with one [...]

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Lehman, Lee & Xu China law firm welcomes Governor to Shanghai

August 18, 2010 — Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty will be visiting Shanghai in Mid-September and has already been invited to an exclusive luncheon  by AmCham Shanghai on Monday, September 13. As a long-time member of AmCham Shanghai, Lehman, Lee & Xu China law firm warmly welcomes the Governor to Shanghai.
The Governor will share his experience [...]

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China Release New Rules on the Utilization of Insurance Funds

The China Insurance Regulatory Commission (CIRC) issued a set of “Interim Measures on the Utilization of Insurance Funds” (Measures) recently, concerning the regulation of investments of the insurers with the insurance funds. Following the Measures, CIRC also released a “Notice of the Modification of Insurance Fund Investment Policies” (Notice) on August 11, giving further details [...]

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SFDA Intended to Publish Domestic Non-Special Cosmetics Filing Rules

The State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA) published the Rules for the Filing of Domestic Non-special-purpose Cosmetics (Draft for Comment) recently, and will be open for opinions from relevant units before 26 August 2010.
The draft Rules consist of 19 articles concerning the application materials of filing and the product quality control requirements for manufacturers of [...]

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