What we’ve been reading recently:
All Roads Lead to China – When Not Knowing The Laws of China Will Come Back To Haunt you – Rich Brubaker tells a story illustrating why you must check before you fire someone in China
The Economist – Francophobia – How politics in Paris has hurt French companies in China.
FT.com – Lawyer, jailed for arguing against land confiscation, gets new trial – Disputes over the confiscation of land in China are common. One lawyer who was sentenced to four years in prison after representing complainants in a case has now been granted a new trial. The case is being closely watched in legal circles.