Tag Archives: China

China — The Next Data Privacy Frontier

data privacy

Consistent with global trends surrounding the focus on and protection of personal data, China’s data privacy landscape continues to evolve. One of the most complex — and ambiguous — personal data protection regimes in the world, China does not have a central or overarching regulatory framework or single regulating authority governing personal data protection. Instead, […]

Chinese arbitration award upheld by English court for ‘first time’

The decision will provide commercial parties arbitrating in China and other New York Convention signatory states with welcome reassurance that England is an arbitration-friendly jurisdiction, according to Richard Dickman of Pinsent Masons, the law firm behind Out-Law.com. English courts are pre-disposed to enforce foreign arbitration awards under the New York Convention, which governs the ability […]

The Asian Lawyer Announces Winners of the 2018 Asia Legal Awards

Asia Legal Awards

Davis Polk & Wardwell and the Korean firm Lee & Ko are among the biggest winners at the fifth annual Asia Legal Awards, held on March 22 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong. Davis Polk stood out from a group that included Kirkland & Ellis, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and the […]