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Broadening your counsel

GCs working across borders discuss the value of peer networking and exchanges

Taking the plunge

As global uncertainty disrupts the legal workforce, Asian law firms see attrition as young lawyers switch to in-house and other lanes


General counsel hold the keys to unlocking sound investment opportunities in troubled times

Trade route revival

China explores resource investments in Central Asia and the Greater Middle East

Past the pit stop

Challenges to overcome in reinvigorating China’s outbound investment

ICC clearly

ICC Court’s new president Claudia Salomon discusses her role and the future landscape of dispute resolution in Asia

Buckle up

CRRC’s top counsel explains how to ensure overseas compliance

Outbound hard ground

Geopolitical risks impact Chinese investment

Fair prey

Regulators will step up their regulation of monopolistic behaviour

The long game

Chinese investors need far-sighted overseas IP strategy

An ounce of prevention

Your data are both precious and dangerous.

Navigating the VUCA world

MNC in-house counsel must adapt to a more turbulent world

Rising in the East

The second of our series on Africa focuses on countries in the continent's east

Hands on Africa

Part one on the continent’s longstanding partnership with China

The big picture

Exclusive interview with the UN's top legal figure

Offshore treasure

Old days of havens for tax gains replaced by rigid regulatory regimes

Think big

First in a special series on the Belt and Road initiative

Trend setter

Overseas IP issues facing Chinese companies

Your best defence

China’s exporters and the battle against global trade protectionism

Greater tax connection

CRS implications for Chinese entities

The heat is on

More fuel for the fire on global antitrust enforcement

A fraction too much friction

Chinese exporters face uncertainty amid increasing trade frictions

A big bite of apple

EU’s decision against Apple’s tax benefits

Brain Campaign

What companies need to know about exploiting foreign tech ideas

Homes away from home

Chinese real estate investment in overseas markets gathers pace

Lots more offshore

Role of offshore centres in outbound investment

Frayed trade

WTO reports impacts China-EU trade

IP world tour

Snapshots of overseas IP protection

Eastern stars

New Silk Road brings China and CEE closer

Opportune road

Transacting wisely in South America

Opportunity flows

Chinese ASEAN investment mounts

New business in ancient lands

MENA investment

Gateway to experience

Find the right entrance to Europe

Global reach

IP challenges abroad for Chinese investors

Game on

Familiarise your team with US corporate governance

Africa always

China invests in a long-term relationship

Revving and ready

Companies in hot pursuit of outbound M&A

Hot and cold

Forecast on investment in US and Canada

Latam goals

Is China still the region’s top player?

Clubs are trumps

Law firm associations show their hand

Head to head: A comparison of Indian and Chinese trademark law

A comparison of trademark law in China and India

World of difference

Pitfalls for IP owners heading abroad

Safe outposts

Compliant havens for offshore investment

Cherry picking

Selecting the juiciest deals in Western Europe

Global enforcers

Steering clear of proactive regulators

Roads less travelled

Better directions for African investment

Here be dragons

Outbound entrepreneurs beware the risks

Balance of power

Traditional mining dominates but the future’s renewable

CEE worthy

Navigating the region’s regulatory reefs

Beyond resources

Redefining China’s ties with Latin America

Adapt and survive

Offshore centres lift their game

Swimming in the big pool

IP in the international arena

Golden opportunities

How to survive in Central Asia

Relationship between China and Russia is like old comrades

Chinese investment in Russia

A fine romance

China's relationship with Africa

Outbound in full sail

Investors head for foreign shores

Want to CEE more?

Trends in central and eastern Europe

Major miners

New trends in mining and energy

American pie

Beware of fickle regulators that may leave a bitter aftertaste

Where’s the party?

Investing in Latin America offers tremendous rewards – if you can dance to regulatory rhythms that change quickly

In the driver’s seat

Sinopec's general counsel

Top-tier bargains

Europe for sale: Top-tier bargains

Europe for sale

Central and eastern Europe, country by country

China Business Law Journal is pleased to present a country-by-country guide to investment in central and eastern Europe for Chinese companies.

Latin America, country by country

There are plenty of reasons for law firms to expand their Latin America-China practices, and many have done so.

Tango in the dark

Despite political tension and cultural misunderstanding, Chinese investment in Latin America is moving beyond natural resources and up the value chain By Alfred Romann

Weathering the storm

After coming under pressure from tax authorities in China and elsewhere, offshore jurisdictions are fighting hard for China business. George W Russell reports



The A-List 2023-24: Rising Stars

100 young elite lawyers for China market

Deals of the year China 2023

China Deals of The Year 2023

From blockbuster issuances to fiercely contested disputes, we proudly unveil the Deals of the Year 2023


The A-List 2023-24: Growth Drivers

Leaders of seven leading arbitration institutions review their development highlights and explore future landscape


Renewable Energy Investment in South Africa

Precautions before investing in South African green energy

By Wang Jihong and Chen Dingduo, Zhong Lun Law Firm

Challenges in reducing subscribed registered capital

By Zhao Xun and Guo Kaihang, Grandway Law Offices
Compliance strategy

How consumer, retail companies can capture compliance and profits

By Quan Kaiming and Yuan Wei, AllBright Law Offices



The A-List 2023-24: Rising Stars

100 young elite lawyers for China market


Brains trust: Adjudicating private fund e-contracts

CITIC Securities top in-house lawyers discuss validity issues and trial rules that adjudicators can follow

China's bankruptcy regime matures

Back from the brink

China's increasingly mature bankruptcy regime has become a reliable tool for market self-correction


Compliance on notification threshold for anti-monopoly filing

By Pan Zhicheng and Li Qingqing, Huiye Law Firm

Upgrading data breach prevention and response

By Kevin Duan and Hu Minzhe, Han Kun Law Offices
Equity Participation

Supervision of SOEs’ external investment by equity participation

By Sha Qianli and Shen Yingxin, Brightstone Lawyers

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