China: Law of The People's Republic of China on the Laws Applicable to Foreign-related Civil Relations

October 28, 2010

China: The Law of The People's Republic of China on the Laws Applicable to Foreign-related Civil Relations was adopted at the 17th meeting of the Standing Committee of the Eleventh National People's Congress on October 28, 2010 and enters into force on April 1, 2011.

It amends the General Principles of Civil Law, supplementing the provisions for the resolution of choice of law specifically in the area of intellectual property.