In April 2022, the Supreme People’s Court the typical cases on judicial protection of personality rights, including the one involving infringement of personality rights by intelligent algorithmic (AI) software.
China published a landmark judicial policy on the enforcement of foreign judgments in 2022. This post addresses the rules on whether and how applicants may seek interim measures (conservatory measures) in cases of the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments in China.
Imagine if you buy goods from a Chinese supplier, but the deal fails and the Chinese supplier should return you the advance payment.
You may inquire about the business scope of Chinese companies registered with China’s company registration authority, and then assess whether the Chinese company transacts with you beyond its business scope.
In China, company registration numbers, also known as the ‘unified social credit numbers’, are just like the ID numbers for every company.
In April 2022, the “Amended Administrative Measures of the Customs of the People's Republic of China for the Origin of Imported and Exported Goods under the Free Trade Agreement between the Government of the People's Republic of China and the Government of New Zealand” (《中华人民共和国海关〈中华人民共和国政府和新西兰政府自由贸易协定〉项下经修订的进出口货物原产地管理办法》) came into force.
In April 2022, the People’s Bank of China released the proposed “Financial Stability Law of the People’s Republic of China (Draft for Public Comment)”, which aims to coordinate the existing legal norms in a holistic manner.
In April 2022, the supreme courts of China and Singapore signed the Memorandum of Understanding to enhance cooperation on ascertaining foreign law in courts.