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China Guanxi: You Want Complicated?

Study Guanxi. become more enlightened.Back in the day when I was working at a Chicago mega law firm, a good friend of mine there was a Sicilian who …

China

Survey Says: Institutions Could Do A Lot To Improve

The 2015 International Arbitration Survey is out. Subtitled “Improvements and Innovations in International Arbitration,” the most recent effort by …

General Electric

China Litigation, Language and Culture: NYC on October 13

Litigation, language and culture.Last month I was on a Chinese Business Lawyers Association hosted panel at Cardozo Law School on China IP during …

Fashion Week

The Rise of Russia’s Far East Is Likely to Prompt Changes in Arbitration Geography

<b>Introduction and background</b><p>Vladivostok is often perceived as the ‘capital’ of Russia’s Far East. It is also often portrayed, however, as Moscow’s …

Russia

Fake China Law Firms Are The Real Deal

Be careful out there.Since 2006, we have been writing about fake China law firms. See China Where Even The “Law Firms” Are Fake. In that post we …

China

China Arbitration: An End To Uncertainty

As we reported in earlier posts, international arbitration in China entered a period of uncertainty in 2012. See Will The Real CIETAC Arbitration …

China

International Law Prof Blog

The United States formally requested consultations with China at the World Trade Organization (WTO) yesterday with respect to alleged …

World Trade Organization

In International Negotiations, Manage Hard Bargainers

Public demands and threats—particularly when delivered as a precondition to negotiation—make international negotiations more competitive and less …

Cuba

Swedish Court of Appeal upholds pathological hybrid arbitration clause

We previously addressed the problematic issue of pathological arbitrations clauses and discussed the cases of HKL Group Co Ltd v Rizq International …

Judiciary

Negotiating Nuclear Non-Proliferation: Lessons from the Field

• Facebook<br>• Twitter<br>• Linkedin<br>• Google+<br>• Email<br>• More<p>Comment<p>Event Date: Friday February 20, 2015<br>Time: 12:15 PM<br>Location: Wasserstein Hall, Room 1015, Harvard Law …

Establishing International Schools in China: Part 1 – The Basics

There is clearly a demand for English-based and Western-style education in China. An ever increasing number of expatriates choosing to live with …

China

TDM 1 (2015)

The Pacific Rim and International Economic Law: Opportunities and Risks of the Pacific Century<p>Editorial<p>The Pacific Rim and International Economic …

Global Legal Skills Conference

Join Us In Chicago!<p>In 2015 the Global Legal Skills Conference returns to where it began — the vivacious city of Chicago. The GLS Conference has been …

China Treatment Of Foreign Businesses: Mr. Harris Goes To Washington

Earlier this week, Dan Harris (one of this blog’s co-editors) traveled to Washington, D.C. to testify before the U.S.-China Economic and Security …

China

How To Sell Your Food And Beverages Into China The Easy Way

A friend of mine with one of China’s leading online retailers just sent me an article listing out food and beverage companies that are using JD.com …

China

GAR Article: ICSID annulment committees: the elephant in the room

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Blog Archive Guest Post: empirical study on international commercial mediation and conciliation

<i>[S.I. Strong is Associate Professor of Law and Senior Fellow, Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution at the University of Missouri.]</i><p>I wanted to …

China-U.S. Trade Dispute Seminar. NYC on January 21.

If you interested in trade disputes involving the US and China or just in need of free CLE credits you should attend the Brooklyn Law School’s “Trade …

China

Demand Letters For China Disputes: They Just Work

Negotiating With Chinese Companies More Powerful Than You

Japan arbitration update: new JCAA Rules - comparison of key Asian Arbitral Institutions

As we reported recently, the Japan Commercial Arbitration Association (JCAA) published new Commercial Arbitration Rules earlier this year. The new…

Online moot court platform

Mootus is a free online moot court platform that allows students or lawyers to compete legal issues As announced by owners of the platform, Mootus …

Libraries

On The Ethics Of China Red Envelopes