OLN is delighted to announce that on March, 9 2018 our Partner, Stephen Peaker, was listed as a “Recommended Leading Lawyer” for the Hong Kong Family & Divorce Lawyers category in the Doyle’s Guide for 2018.
Gift-giving and hospitality are time-honored traditions within mainland Chinese culture and still play a significant role in cultivating relationships, showing respect and appreciation. However, gift-giving in a business context is usually more nuanced due to the emphasis that Chinese place on hierarchy/social status and concerns about how actions reflect on themselves.
China’s long-awaited new National Standards on Information Security Technology – Personal Information Security Specification GB/T 35273-2017 (the “Regulations”) came into force on May 1, 2018. The Regulations are arguably China’s most important personal data protection rules, representing new standards for the handling of personal data.