Tomorrow, December 4, the U.S. Department of Commerce and China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) will co-host the 18th U.S.-China Legal Exchange, a unique forum that allows the U.S. business, legal, and academic communities in three U.S. cities to hear directly from Chinese officials about new and important developments in China’s commercial legal and regulatory landscape.
High-level government officials from China, led by Assistant Minister of Commerce Zhang Xiangchen, will present to public audiences in Washington, DC, Boston, MA, and Irvine, CA for a full day on two areas of China’s commercial law regime:
-Chinese Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy Law; and
-Legal Aspects of Entrepreneurship in China, including Private Equity and Venture Capital.
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 4— WASHINGTON, DC
The George Washington University Law School
2000 H St. NW
Washington, DC 20052
U.S. company representatives, lawyers, academics, local and state government officials, students, and other interested persons are invited to attend the Legal Exchange and participate in discussions on these topics with Chinese government officials and experts from the United States.
Sponsorship opportunities are available. Should you or your organization be interested in sponsoring the 2013 U.S.-China Legal Exchange, please contact Brett Gerson, Attorney-Advisor, Office of the Chief Counsel for International Commerce, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 482-5595.
To register for the event in your city and for additional information, please visit the 2013 U.S.-China Legal Exchange web site: http://export.gov/china/uschinalegalexchange.
For full program description click here.
Posted by Morgan Hoey at 12:03 PM
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