Authors: King & Wood Mallesons,  Linda Liang, Qiuyang Zhao

Jack, a US national, is a middle-level manager of a foreign-funded hotel management company and used to work in Tianjin. In 2004, the company set up a new hotel in Ningbo, Zhejiang and offered favorable subsidies to employees that were willing to accept position adjustment. Being attracted by the subsidies, Jack volunteered to work in Ningbo. At first, he was more than satisfied with his life there. However, he has become more and more regretful about that decision over the past two years. Continue Reading “Residing in China” Is No Longer Difficult

By King & Wood Mallesons

The statistics show that Chinese investment into the Spanish market during the past four years had seen an increase of over 800% than the figure during the period of 2009 to 2013, which means more Chinese investors investing into Spain. To provide some insights for the investors, Property Investment in Spain – Different Ways of Acquiring Property 2019 produced by the KWM Spain office gives them an access to better understanding the local investment laws and rules. Continue Reading Property Investment in Spain – Different Ways of Acquiring Property 2019 CN/EN Versions Released

作者:金杜律师事务所

数据显示,在过去四年间,中国在西班牙的投资额与2009年到2013年的数据相比,增长幅度超过800%,这意味着更多的中国投资者正进入西班牙市场。为了给将要在西班牙进行财产投资的中国投资者提供帮助,更好地了解当地的投资法律与规则,金杜西班牙办公室的律师撰写了《西班牙财产投资—取得财产的不同方式》一书。 Continue Reading 《西班牙财产投资——取得财产的不同方式》(2019)中英文版发布

作者:陈洋 陈俊 金杜律师事务所

今天是科创板已经上市半个月了。有的科创板拟上市公司因竞争对手发起的专利诉讼而被迫取消上市审议,有的公司刚在科创板上市就因涉嫌专利侵权被起诉,涉案金额高达数千万元。我们团队关注到了科创板上市公司频发的专利法律风险,对该风险的防范与应对措施进行了系统性的探究。 Continue Reading 科创板中的专利法律风险与防范

作者:曾坚

近年来中国影视产业、音乐游戏产业等娱乐产业呈现蓬勃发展之势。据工业和信息化部《2018年中国泛娱乐产业白皮书》显示,2017年泛娱乐核心产业总值达5484亿,已成为推动我国经济高质量发展的重要引擎之一。与蓬勃的娱乐产业相呼应,我国的娱乐立法及法律实践亦从无到有,从“野蛮生长”到“规则之治”,由此亦催生了“娱乐法”这一更加成熟细分的法律服务领域。 Continue Reading 娱乐法及相关法律实践

作者:雷继平 余学文

2018年4月28日央行、原银监会、原保监会、证监会共同发布的《资管业务指导意见》规定,“金融机构为委托人利益履行诚实信用、勤勉尽责义务并收取相应的管理费用”。一般认为,该规定在大资管领域统一明确了委托人与管理人之间的信义关系与信义义务。如何判断管理人是否履行了“勤勉尽责”义务?本文将结合司法裁判中所体现出的判断标准,做一具体分析。 Continue Reading 怎么判断“管”得好不好?——资管管理人勤勉义务的判断标准

作者:韩旸 胡嘉卿

2019年7月31日,公安部召开新闻发布会,通报公安机关联合税务等部门共同打击整治涉税违法犯罪工作情况。会上说明,自2018年8月打击虚开骗税违法犯罪专项行动开展以来,已取得显著成效。通过强化云端打击、持续强化情报数据导侦工作、强化治理合力,侦查机关打击涉税犯罪威力已成倍显著增长。 Continue Reading 企业涉税犯罪风险升级,合规行动必不可少

By King & Wood Mallesons

Energy – the new renewable energy future

Despite coal’s dominance as Australia’s primary energy source, there has also been a steady uptake in renewable sources of energy, primarily in wind and solar. With increasing momentum to meet Australia’s renewable energy target by 2020 and technological improvements, there are growing opportunities for investment in Australia’s renewables sector, particularly for investors willing to take greater price risks. In 2016 alone, 17.3% of Australia’s electricity was generated from renewable energy sources and large-scale renewable investment was five times greater than 2015, representing an investment of over A$4 billion. Continue Reading Doing Business in AU丨Sector Study: Energy and Resources