Archive for May, 2015

Mr. Edward Lehman Comments on the Death of John Nash

Beijing –May 25, 2015 – The CCTV (China Central Television) invited Mr. Edward Lehman, the managing director of Lehman, Lee and Xu, to take part the CCTV live show “Dialogue” discussing American mathematician and Nobel Prize winner, John Nash who died in a car accident with his wife on May 23, 2015. Mr. Lehman discussed [...]

Published by admin on May 28th, 2015 tagged China News | Comment now »

Edward Lehman comments Rise of Birth Tourism on Dialogue

Beijing –May 24, 2015 – The CCTV (China Central Television) invited Mr. Edward Lehman, the Managing Director of Lehman, Lee and Xu, to take part the CCTV live show “Dialogue” to discuss the boom of birth tourism to the United States. “Birth Tourism refers to the practice of foreign women visiting the USA in the [...]

Published by admin on May 26th, 2015 tagged China News | Comment now »

Birth Tourism: A New Style of Immigration to the US

By: Austin Brown and Joy Nemerson
Throughout American history there have been many who have wanted to limit immigration to the country.  The most recent rise of arguments against birth tourism is just the most recent example of these attitudes.  Many of the arguments used today to display displeasure with the birth tourism phenomenon are the [...]

Published by admin on May 21st, 2015 tagged China News | Comment now »

China Debt Collection: Bankruptcy Consequences and Considerations

We have previously introduced bankruptcy as a potential tactic to enable collection on a court judgment. We have also discussed the additional procedures and authority of the bankruptcy proceeding which allow for much more thorough investigations by the bankruptcy court in determining what assets the debtor company may have, or has attempted to hide. In [...]

Published by admin on May 20th, 2015 tagged China News | Comment now »

China Debt Collection: Bankruptcy Investigation Procedures and Authority

As discussed in our previous Blawg post (here) it is an all too common occurrence in China for a party seeking to enforce a favorable judgment to find their counterparty’s bank accounts emptied. In this case, filing for the bankruptcy of the company having the judgment against it may be the only opportunity to collect [...]

Published by admin on May 18th, 2015 tagged China News | Comment now »

China Debt Collection: Bankruptcy as a Last Resort

One of the most frequent complaints heard from foreign firms involved in arbitration or litigation against a Chinese company is the difficulty to collect after a judgment in their favor.
A typical situation goes like this: There is a dispute, for example a WFOE sells products to a Chinese company, yet the Chinese company fails to [...]

Published by admin on May 15th, 2015 tagged China News | 1 Comment »