Chinese Speaking Lawyers In Melbourne

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Another theme that runs through the views of the local profession is the need to preserve China’s sovereignty. Evading taxes and violating Chinese foreign currency controls by collecting revenue from multinationals overseas. The document concluded by calling on the public to monitor the situation and to report suspected unlawful activity directly to the SBA. We understand the process, we know the difficulties, we care about you and our expertise gets results.
See also Xiao, above n 82, part 4, who refers to the ‘brain drain’ that would result from allowing foreign law firms to hire Chinese lawyers. Enforcement action has ensued where foreign law firms clearly operate outside the permitted scope. By way of example, these include circumstances where the Chinese personnel of foreign law firms have held themselves out as Chinese lawyers in arbitration proceedings and witnessed documents that should have been witnessed by Chinese lawyers. This appears to be inconsistent with China’s WTO commitment, which included this activity expressly within the agreed business scope of foreign law firms. Moreover, the expectation that foreign law firms would be able to establish a relationship with individual Chinese lawyers, ‘which may in practice be equivalent to full employment’, was also to prove misplaced.

As a result, such employees cannot be referred to as ‘foreign lawyers’ and more general terms such as ‘foreign consultants’ have to be used instead. Representing clients in undertaking registration, amendment, application and filing procedures and other procedures with Chinese government authorities or other organisations that have administrative management functions conferred on them by other laws and regulations. Where non-lawyers are permitted to undertake client work and communicate directly with clients so long as the ultimate responsibility for the matter is borne by a qualified lawyer. Paul Vale Criminal Law has been a leading criminal defence firm in Melbourne for over 40 years. What sets us apart is that we only practice in criminal and traffic law; because we know that specialised knowledge and experience matters to you. We have also developed an international client base with hundreds of clients worldwide, particularly in Asia.
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It appears that it was the result of a compromise between China, who did not want to commit to opening up the market to permit foreign lawyers to practise Chinese law, and the European Union (‘EU’), who were keen to formalise the existing realities. Given that it was expressly included in the permitted business scope, EU negotiators appear to have believed that this would allow foreign law firms to offer services on Chinese law. Under the current joint venture model in Singapore, joint law ventures (‘JLV’) are permitted to practise in commercial law areas and the constituent law firms may share the profits of the JLV.

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Under art 26 of the Administrative Regulations, the fees that the PRC offices of foreign law firms receive from clients must be settled in China . See 林华 , «洋律师觊觎中国市场» [Foreign Lawyers Covet China’s Market] 观察新闻 49, 49–50. Lin argues that foreign law firms are in breach of the prohibition on undertaking Chinese legal services by packaging their advice as ‘information on the impact of the Chinese legal environment’. Under the rules, the Hong Kong law firm and the Mainland law firm must each satisfy certain criteria. The author’s own experience suggests that most foreign law firms have learnt to live within the grey area created by the current regulatory regime.

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You and your team were always patient and friendly to deal with and were understanding of the fact that I had the death and Probate of my mother’s will to deal with at the same time. I am writing to thank you and your team, who were involved in the compulsory acquisition of my mother’s property. Like most laypersons I was not aware of the requirements, nor procedures of this type of action by the Government. Thanks Aitken Partners team for helping us with this hard situation of compulsory land acquisition. China is one of the world’s earliest civilisations and today it is the economy that is powering global change, and Australia is emerging as an influential partner. We have since built a solid reputation by achieving best possible outcomes for our clients.
Visitors The ALC hosts a significant number of Australian and international visitors each year. Dear Dave, Just a follow up thanks for your professional service & presentation yesterday – very happy with the outcome and the comments from the Magistrate. Do not ask any firm to act on your behalf in relation to a criminal or traffic law offence unless they specialise in criminal or traffic law. A fluent Mandarin speaker, he began his career working for a Chinese generalist practitioner, where he exclusively managed and attended to all their criminal law work. Yitong is experienced in managing cross-border litigations, coordination with overseas solicitors and making application to injunctive relief relating to overseas proceedings. Certainly the work performed in respect to the acquisition was always clearly related to me and any questions were promptly answered.

Given this, Derek Lo participated in a legal seminar organized by Tianshi Care Australia Group and share his knowledge about how to avoid resentment and conflicts for their loved ones after they pass away. With the professional help of your team prakash, my expartner and i even managed to come to an agreement outside of court, which i am sure of- we never would have been able to manage by ourselves. I am very happy to recommend RRR Lawyers to anyone and everyone who is in need of a highly skilled firm that is professional, reliable, affordable and most importantly for us extremely passionate about assisting you in gaining the best possible outcome for you from your legal situation. Exemplary service and genuine care and commitment from Josh Ryan from RRR Lawyers. Their service was excellent.They resolved my case efficiently, in the time-frame they stated, and the cost they quoted. “…effectively resolved many complex issues in a most cost-effective and productive manner…” “…professional, prompt, efficient and friendly…” My previous lawyers found my case was too complicated for them and direct…
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