Chen Yanru is an undergraduate (majoring in law) in China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL). She will continue her study as a postgraduate (international law) in Tsinghua University in 2020.
Yanru Chen 陈彦茹
"Yes", said a local Chinese court in Li Qiang v. Ding Fengjing (2018). The answer led to the refusal of recognition and enforcement of a Singapore judgment for the matrimonial property.
China's Supreme Court issued the Guiding Opinions on the Service and Safeguard of the People's Court for the Further Opening-up in September 2020, indicating its readiness to participate in the global competition of the cross-border dispute resolution market.
Being China's first blocking statute, the Rules on Counteracting Unjustified Extra-Territorial Application of Foreign Legislation and Other Measures was promulgated by the Ministry of Commerce in January 2021.
No, China does not move towards case law, but keeps the tradition of statutory law while constantly innovating and exploring. The Similar Cases can be regarded as application tutorials with examples for statutory law.
To enforce a foreign judgment in China, the average length of proceedings is 584 days, the court costs are no more than 1.35% of the amount in controversy or 500 CNY, and the attorney's fees are, on average, 7.6% of the amount in controversy.
On 9 Jan. 2021，China's Ministry of Commerce promulgated the Rules on Counteracting Unjustified Extra-Territorial Application of Foreign Legislation and Other Measures.
The Supplemental Arrangement on the Mutual Enforcement of Arbitral Awards between the Mainland and Hong Kong SAR (2020) provides detailed interpretation on reciprocal enforcement of arbitral awards, and further refines the interregional judicial assistance system.
What cases did the IP Court of China's Supreme Court hear in its first year? The annual report (2019) provides valuable insight into how the work has been done.
China’s National Religious Affairs Administration drafts the “Implement Rules on Administration of Foreigners’ Religious Activities in PRC (draft for comments)” (中华人民共和国境内外国人宗教活动管理规定实施细则（修订征求意见稿）) .
China’s National Religious Affairs Administration issued the proposed “Administrative Measures of Religious Personnel (Draft for Public Comment)