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China’s Draft Amendments

China’s Draft Amendments to Criminal Law Include U.S. Economic Espionage Act ProvisionChina’s Draft Amendments to Criminal Law Include U.S. Economic Espionage Act Provision

China’s National People’s Congress has released the Criminal Law Amendment (Eleven) (Draft) for comments.  Perhaps because of the U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ) increased enforcement of the Economic Espionage Act (EEA) targeting China as a beneficiary, the Chinese draft adds a separate provision for foreign-related trade secret theft. Specifically, Article 219 will have a new ...

MADLSA and SJC Jointly Set Up a New Office to Implement Rulings in Labour Cases in QatarMADLSA and SJC Jointly Set Up a New Office to Implement Rulings in Labour Cases in Qatar

The office meets one need of the complaints process, but several barriers remain A new office to implement the rulings in labour cases has been established in Qatar, jointly by the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labor and Social Affairs (MADLSA) and the Supreme Judiciary Council (SJC). This office follows a ...