A review of new rules restricting the freedom of speech of journalists and Lawyers.
Posts published in “Administrative/Regulatory”
A collection of laws related to regulation of industry and commerce. Those with pictures have full translations, those without may still be very close.
The Henan courts have implemented a revolutionary procedural breakthrough in citizen's lawsuits against government organs-- you can sue them in a court that isn't controlled by that government defendant. Three types of cases should be tried non-locally, and parties can always apply for non-local trial whenever they think it will difficult for them to find justice at home.
These new rules encourage petitioners to write rather than visit, start at the bottom, and take no for an answer. Issued to encourage use of the legal system to resolve problems and to resolve conflict at the local level, these rules may leave many citizens with nowhere to go.
People's Republic of China Advertisement Law
(Revisions Draft) (draft for soliciting opinions)
The official implementing regulations for China's State Secrecy Law
SPC interpretation on evidence procedures in compensation cases