China

Bryan Garner on Words

The Bluebook’s 20th edition prompts many musings from Bryan Garner

Human Rights

China cracks down on lawyers said to have ‘sabotaged the legal order’

Human Rights

China detains or queries 100 lawyers, activists and others in sweep targeting human rights law firms

Business of Law

Opposing moves by U.S. firms in China show difficulty of overseas practice

Business of Law

Signing ceremony marks Dentons’ combination with Chinese firm, creating world’s largest law firm

Business of Law

Dentons and Chinese law firm vote to merge, producing the world’s largest law firm by head count

International Law

Chinese Communist Party announces reform measures to increase judicial independence

Law Firms

22 Bingham partners, including 18 in London, leap to Akin Gump

International Law

US criminally charges Chinese military officials with cyberspying

Around the Blawgosphere

SCOTUS reporter notes tighter security after YouTube footage | Copyright and the ‘Oscar selfie’

Annual Meeting

Dissident criminal defense lawyers in China face many dangers, says researcher

Cybersecurity

Traveling to China? Don’t take a laptop computer, universities warn academics

Law Firms

Major Chinese firm Zhong Lun opens office in New York

International Law

Civil Suit Accuses Ex-Partner of Chinese BigLaw Firm of Conspiracy to Bilk US Clients of $10M

International Law

Chinese Activist Lawyer Leaves US Embassy for Hospital; Chinese Official Demands Apology

Law Firms

UK Megafirm Norton Rose Is Looking for Merger Partners in US and China, CEO Says

International Law

China Requires Lawyers to Pledge Oath to Communist Party

Law Firms

BigLaw Firm Seeks to Recover Stolen Client Money with Suit Against Casino

Death Penalty

Interviews with Soon to Be Executed Prisoners Are a Big Hit on Chinese TV

Law Firms

China’s King & Wood Never Had Founders by Those Names