Business Law in China: Trade, Investment, Operations and Finance

No. E672E

ISBN : 978-92-842-0009-2

Business Law in China brings together practitioners and scholars from China and other countries to create a unique work of compilation, analysis and assessment of the current state of Chinese business law.  

With a focus on traditionally important subjects for international business professionals, this updated edition breaks ground with its inclusion of extensive material on the legal aspects of managing a business in China. It is organized and presented to correspond with business people's actual experience in dealing with legal issues involving China. Throughout the work, legal issues are placed in their business contexts, creating a basis for common understanding among lawyers and their business clients. Tables and illustrations help to clarify complex institutional organizations and legal processes.  An extensive Introduction gives an overview of the issues dealt with and summarizes the current situation.

Business Law in China is available in English, and as an eBook only.

Code ISBN : 978-92-842-0009-2
Number of pages : 1160
Publishing date : 2008
Language : English
Format in cm : N/A

1. Economic thought in ancient China

2. The criminal orientation of traditional Chinese law

3. Judicial procedure

4. Civil law and economic law

5. Conclusion


The History of Economic Law in China     1 

Constitutional and Administrative Law     11

Civil Law    71 

Business Criminal Law    117 

International Trade    153 

Shipping   195 

Industrial Property    231 

Trademarks    275 

Copyright    295 

Internet-related Intellectual Property    323 

Marketing    345 

Trade Finance    447 

Foreign Direct Investment     479 

Business Organizations    523 

Real Estate    583 

Labour and Social Law    627 

Environmental Law    661 

Insurance    689 

Project Management    719 

Financial Institutions    751 

Capital Markets    789 

International Capital Flows    871 

Indirect Taxation    921 

Taxation of Business Income    941 

Taxation of Real Property    1001 

Taxation of Personal Income    1017 

Conciliation    1037 

Administrative Remedies    1049 

Litigation    1095 

Arbitration   1129 

  • Daniel Arthur Laprès is a member of the Bars of Paris and of Nova Scotia. Of counsel to Kunlun Law Firm in Beijing, he is listed on the panel of international arbitrators of the China International Trade and Arbitration Commission. He is Professor of Law at the Faculté Libre de Droit, d’Economie et de Gestion in Paris. 
  • Zhang Yuejiao is currently a member of the Appellate Body of the World Trade Organization, President of the Chinese Law Society and Professor at the University of Shantou. Ms. Zhang has served as Director General of the Department of Treaties and Laws in the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation (now Ministry of Commerce).
  • Contributing Editor: Lei Kai, Partner, Kunlun Law Firm, Beijing.