By Andrew Fei King & Wood Mallesons’ sydney office
On 18 August 2017, as part of the Chinese government’s ongoing efforts to regulate overseas investments by Chinese companies, China’s State Council published a set of investment guidelines (Guidelines) formulated by four key regulators – the National Development and Reform Commission, Ministry of Commerce, People’s Bank of China and Ministry of Foreign Affairs (collectively, PRC Regulators). Continue Reading China issues guidelines on overseas investments
2017年10月27日，由竞争法领域著名期刊《Concurrence Review》和纽约大学法学院联合组织的第四届会议将于纽约举行，就此宁宣凤律师（金杜律师事务所合伙人）接受了纽约大学法学院福克斯教授（Prof. Eleanor Fox）的采访，并对她们即将参与讨论的主题“‘新民族主义’对发展中国家竞争和经济发展的影响”发表看法。 Continue Reading 高端对话丨宁宣凤律师与纽约大学法学教授对谈竞争政策
By Urszula McCormack, Lauren Dray and Violet Wong King & Wood Mallesons’ Hong Kong office
The global standard-setter on anti-money laundering/counter-terrorist financing (“AML/CTF”), the Financial Action Task Force (“FATF”) held its recent plenary meeting in Valencia, Spain on 21-23 June 2017.
Key coverage included the ongoing fight against terrorist financing, improving transparency and beneficial ownership, “de-risking” and the application of the risk-based approach (“RBA”).
In this article, we set out 8 key points covered at the plenary meeting and provide 8 key takeaways for financial institutions operating in Hong Kong (“FIs”). Continue Reading FATF Plenary: 8 things you should know
Token sales are rapidly gaining momentum as the darling of capital raising in the digital economy. Huge sums have been raised; some tokens have experienced skyrocketing valuations; many believe no regulation applies. This has caused a strong “fear of missing out” effect among those looking to get involved in this rapidly growing space. Continue Reading “Know Your Token”: A guide to participating in token sales
By King & Wood Mallesons
August 2017, relying on her prominent client appreciation and work performance, Ms. You Yang, partner of Dispute Resolution Group at King & Wood Mallesons, was once again ranked as one of the 2017 Client Choice Top 20 Lawyers in China by Asian Legal Business (ALB), standing out from many other top lawyers across various practice areas. The award, based on clients’ feedback, recognizes Ms. Yang’s expertise as well as her ongoing focus on delivering high quality service to her clients. Continue Reading King & Wood Mallesons Partner You Yang once again ranked as ALB Client Choice Top 20 Lawyer in China