China is strengthening its legal framework for the digital economy

Following the adoption of the Cybersecurity Law of China (CSL) on 7 November 2016 by the National People’s Congress (NPC), the legal framework for data protection and cybersecurity continues to be enhanced at a significant pace. In November 2016, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology released for consultation a draft Notice on Regulating the … More China is strengthening its legal framework for the digital economy

Digital transformation spurs value records: EY Global technology M&A report – 3Q16 final look

Ongoing tech company transformations, rising private equity and cross-industry blur drove second consecutive quarterly record for big-ticket deals. Digital transformation marches on. Tech and non-tech companies alike are being disrupted by innovative digital technologies and are turning to M&A in search of solutions. That fuelled another blockbuster quarter for global technology M&A during 3Q16. Meanwhile, … More Digital transformation spurs value records: EY Global technology M&A report – 3Q16 final look

EY’s Winter 2015 Corporate and Commercial Law Newsletter available now

EY’s Corporate and Commercial Law Newsletter is published quarterly and highlights a variety of international business law developments relating to corporate, contractual, competition, and distribution matters, as well as the impact of regulatory changes on business. Our Winter 2015 edition, available now, explores a range of pertinent developments across the globe, including the ‘legalization’ of … More EY’s Winter 2015 Corporate and Commercial Law Newsletter available now

Hong Kong firm Lin & Associates becomes independent member firm of EY’s global law network

Hong Kong’s Lin & Associates has become an independent member firm of EY’s global law network. Country Law Leader Harry Lin will lead the team, further bolstering EY’s presence in the region. The move continues EY’s growth trajectory, now with more than 1,600 practitioners operating across 70 countries, trebling the firm’s geographical reach since 2009.

Fresh perspectives for foreign investors in China

Chinese legislators hope to formulate a fundamental new law on foreign investment that complies with the economic development of China. The new law adapts the Chinese legal framework to the development and requirements of international rules, thereby creating a more stable, and transparent legal environment for foreign investment. This marks the end of the Sino-Foreign … More Fresh perspectives for foreign investors in China