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News & Events  2013

  • The 2014 campus recruitments were held by Broad & Bright partners and associates respectively in Peking University, Tsinghua University, Renmin University and China University of Political Science and Law this early December. Broad & Bright recruits each year a certain number of graduates/undergraduates from top law schools. Candidates who have passed the National Bar Examination of China and are interested in the legal profession, with solid academic skills and excellent foreign language proficiency (English or Japanese) are welcome to submit their resumes to Broad & Bright at hr@broadbright.com.
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  • On November 19, 2013, three representatives of Broad & Bright gave a speech at Singapore Legal Summit organized by the American Lawyer. Philips Z. Ding discussed about the key aspects of the newly launched China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone. Jie (Jenny) Zhong navigated the challenges and opportunities encountered by the foreign investors in China. While, Ying Yang introduced the recent development of China's anti-monopoly law.

    The attendees of this event include bankers, investment managers and in-house counsels from multi-national companies.    [ More... ]
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  • On October 24, 2013, Ms. Jie (Jenny) Zhong, Partner of Broad & Bright, was invited by the Israeli Chamber of Commerce and Danish Chamber of Commerce in China to speak on“Foreigners in China—New Rules, New Challenges” with some of the Israeli and Danish companies having business operations in China. At the seminar, Ms. Zhong also answered questions raised by some of the participants regarding the new visa system for foreigners, in particular, the R Visa, the Z Visa and the S Visa, and the Employment License/Permit, which are important to lawful employment in China, and the compulsory social security contribution for foreigners in China. Broad & Bright has maintained long-term good cooperation with Ischam and other European Chambers of Commerce in China. Ms. Zhong will speak on the same topic soon at the Belgian Chamber of Commerce and Swiss Chamber of Commerce.
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  • At the annual China Law & Practice awards taking place on September 12, 2013, Broad & Bright was, once again, awarded the 2013 PRC Law Firm of the Year - Competition Law by China Law & Practice, after winning the same award in 2011. This award marks and strengthens Broad & Bright's leading position in the area of competition law.
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  • On September 3, 2013, Mr. Yuji Miyamoto, counsel at Broad & Bright and also former Japanese Ambassador to China, visited our Shanghai office and had a pleasant discussion with all the partners and employees on the topics of Sino-Japan relations and the development of the Japanese enterprise in China.    [ More... ]
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  • From July 5 to July 8, the Managing Partner of Broad & Bright Law Firm Mr. Hongchuan Liu and Senior Partner Mr. Jun Ji visited Taiwan, by inviting as the sole representatives of the Mainland China Region in the Harvard Law School delegation led by Dean of Harvard Law School Ms. Minow and Vice Dean Professor Alford. During the visit, Mr. Ma Ying-jeou welcomed the delegation at the Presidential Office Building in the afternoon of July 6 and had exchanges views on issues regarding future development of cross-straits relations with Mr. Liu and Mr. Ji. Mr. Ji further visited the renowned Taiwan law firms Lee and Li Attorneys-at-Law and Formosan Brothers Attorneys-at-Law during his time in Taiwan.
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  • On July 6 and 7, partner Ms. Jie Zhong, on behalf of Broad & Bright Law Firm, participated in the activity of visiting B & B-funded students in Huining County, Gansu Province with the initiator of this program Shirley Xu et al.

    Huining is a famous poverty-stricken county with dry climate and limited resources in Gansu Province, and it is also a champion County with a good tradition of valuing education. In Gansu Province, Eight or nine of the ten top students in college entrance examinations are from here. There are 65% students attained the recruit line of the undergraduate class in Huining No.1 Middle School this year.

    The visiting team flew from Beijing at 7:30 AM on Saturday morning to Gansu Province, and then arrived in Huining County at 14:00PM by bus. First we reviewed the application forms from the poor students, then to analyze their learning situation and their families. Then we had a preliminary financial aid list after the first interview.

    On the second day, our team took a home visiting for some sponsored students. As most of high school students ‘home are in rural areas, they have to rent a shabby house in county. We were pained to visit those shabby rented houses. One of the poorest live in a small, dark, wilderness house only has 6 square meters and two single beds. The student in this family lives with his father and little brother. His father has serious kidney disease only can do some chores to support the family. In another family, the frail mother had cried when we asked where the applicant was. The mother choked to tell us, the boy went to a building site together with his father to pay for the tuition fees in Inner Mongolia. Broad & Bright Law Firm started the program in Huining County from 2012 by donated tuition and part of the cost of living fee. All the donations are been paid directly into students’ accounts in the past few years. The number of sponsored students has reached to 15 this year, some of the sponsored students passed the college entrance examination this year.
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  • Mr. Dong Hui joined in Broad & Bright Shanghai Office as a partner in July 2013. Prior to that, Mr. Dong worked as a partner at Shanghai Shi Min Law Offices. He mainly specializes in the fields of corporate law, FDI, M&A, liquidation and bankruptcy, labor law and intellectual property.
    Mr. Dong advised tens of Japanese, Hong Kong and Taiwan clients on the establishment of foreign invested enterprises in China through green field project or merger & acquisition. Mr. Dong also regularly counsels the established foreign invested enterprises in the areas of labor management, contract law and dispute resolution matters.
    The addition of Mr. Dong will strengthen the capability of Japanese desk in Broad & Bright Shanghai Office.
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  • On June 20, 2013, Ms. Catherine Shen, a partner in our Beijing office, was invited by the German Chamber of Commerce-North China and the EU SME Centre to give a speech on trade unions in China at the seminar “Development of the Chinese Trade Union Policy and its Impact on SMEs in China”. Ms. Shen spoke about the nature, functions, rights, responsibilities and establishment of trade unions in China, and responded to key issues raised by the participants. Founded on September 18, 1999, the German Chamber of Commerce (GCC) is one of the largest foreign chambers of commerce in China, and it has provided services for over 2,000 member companies. The purpose of this seminar was to assist SMEs in China with issues including establishment and development of trade unions, collective bargaining and other related matters.
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  • On January 17, 2013, Mr. Changchun YUAN, partner of our Beijing office, was invited to speak as a penal member at the 20th Marketing Partner Forum held in Los Angeles. The topic Mr. YUAN and other speakers in the panel talked about is: The Asia-Pacific Update: A Look Ahead to the Challenges and Opportunities in 2013 and Beyond. Marketing Partner Forum is a premier event for marketing partners, managing partners, in house counsel and senior-level marketing and business development professionals who want to sharpen their knowledge about the emerging trends and forces shaping the legal business and the impact on law firm business development client service and client relations.
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