Empresarios extranjeros en China

Ayudar a los nuevos empresarios a entender el entorno empresarial chino actual

Recientemente he hablado con muchos empresarios que siguen haciendo crecer sus negocios en Estados Unidos. Cuando hablé con ellos sobre sus planes internacionales, muchos estaban interesados en expandirse internacionalmente, pero carecían de una hoja de ruta viable y de recursos para hacerlo. Cuando se enteraron de mi experiencia en China y en el resto de Asia, nuestras conversaciones giraron en torno a los siguientes temas

Lista de control del cumplimiento de la normativa en China

Lista de comprobación jurídica para hacer negocios en o con China

Clients, potential clients and the press are always asking our China lawyers what foreign companies doing business in or with China need to know to stay out of legal trouble. Since a client recently asked me to speak remotely to their company about the legal issues of which the company and its employees should be

Derecho laboral chino

Problemas de los empleados en China: Si tiene uno, probablemente tenga muchos

Como sabrán los lectores habituales de este blog, los empresarios en China (especialmente los extranjeros) se enfrentan a una legislación laboral local innumerable, complicada e hipertécnica. Esto significa a menudo que un pequeño error del empresario puede acarrear grandes y costosos problemas. Por mucho que nos gustaría que todos nuestros clientes de derecho laboral acudieran primero a nosotros solicitando que auditemos

Jurisdicción contractual en China

Elección de la jurisdicción para sus litigios contractuales en China

I love when blog posts come pre-written. In cleaning out old emails today I found one from one of my law firm’s international dispute resolution lawyers to a Canadian client’s in-house lawyer who had proposed writing a contract that would give the client the choice of suing its Chinese counter-party in either Canada or China.

China employee termination

Despidos de empleados en China en estos tiempos difíciles

Even in the best of times, employee terminations in China are fraught with risk. A mishandled China employee termination (or even just the discussions surrounding the termination) can quickly cause problems. China's declining economy has weakened its job market and made both employees and the government more likely to fight back against any little termination mistake.

Sinosure is broken

Sinosure y el hundimiento deliberado de China, fábrica por fábrica

About six months ago, in Deliberately Bringing China Down, Factory by Factory, I wrote about a couple of Americans who were buying product on credit from Chinese factories, with no intention of ever making the required second payment: The “this” to which I am referring is an underground (I say underground because I have never

China employee terminations done right

Despidos de empleados en China: Evite estos errores

If you are a China employer, you must have a written employment contract with all your employees. Once you hire an employee in China it is generally difficult to terminate that employee during his or her contract term. It is also difficult to terminate your employees correctly in China, and there is usually a big price to pay for doing it wrong.