China Justice Observer


EnglishArabicChinese (Simplified)DutchFrenchGermanHindiItalianJapaneseKoreanPortugueseRussianSpanishSwedishHebrewIndonesianVietnameseThaiTurkishMalay

10 Million E-filings in Chinese Courts in 2021

Mon, 28 Nov 2022
Categories: China Legal Trends
Editor: C. J. Observer

On 13 Oct. 2022, the Supreme People’s Court reported on its website that 11,439,000 cases were e-filed with Chinese courts in 2021.

As of September 2022, all courts in China, more than 90,000 mediation organizations, and 350,000 mediators had settled in the court’s mediation platform, jointly providing online mediation for the parties involved.

Up to the same time aforesaid, the total number of trials livestreamed on China Trials Online had reached more than 20 million, with over 50 billion visits; besides, over 130 million judgments had been published on China Judgments Online, which had been visited more than 90 billion times.




Contributors: CJO Staff Contributors Team

Save as PDF

You might also like

China Introduces New Drunk Driving Convictions Standards Effective 2023

In December 2023, China announced updated standards for drunk driving convictions, stating that individuals who drive with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of 80mg/100ml or higher on a breath test may be held criminally liable, according to the recent joint announcement by the Supreme People's Court, Supreme People's Procuratorate, Ministry of Public Security, and Ministry of Justice.

SPC's Revised Rules Extend Reach of International Commercial Courts

In December 2023, China's Supreme People’s Court's newly amended provisions extended the reach of its International Commercial Courts (CICC). To establish a valid choice of court agreement, three requirements must be met - the international nature, the agreement in writing, and the amount in controversy - while the 'actual connection' is no longer required.

SPC Releases Typical Cases of Punitive Damages for Food Safety

In November 2023, China's Supreme People's Court (SPC) released typical cases of punitive damages for food safety, emphasizing consumer rights protection and highlighting instances of tenfold compensation awarded to consumers for food safety violations.

SPC Adjusts Jurisdiction of Its IP Court

In October 2023, China’s Supreme People’s Court (SPC) issued “Decisions to Amend the Provisions on Several Issues Concerning the Intellectual Property Court”.