Every company has to deal with legal issues. This committee helps members to gain a clearer understanding of regulatory changes, amendments in the labor law and the application of it. The group will also discuss an challenges in the legal field and offer networking opportunities.

Chair Person:

Roger Bischof                               


Yaqi Liu                                           
Wenfei Law

Sabine Neuhaus

Upcoming Events:

Date                       Topic  Speaker(s)
Thursday, November 26, 2020

[Event] Roundtable: Sino-Swiss Free Trade Agreement

Past Events:

Date                       Topic  Speaker(s)
Thursday, August 13, 2020

[Event] Food safety and import regulations for the F&B industry

Grégory Lachat, Senior Partner

Dr. Cheng Zhang, lawyer

Xiyan Hu, Director of Big Data Law at Capital Equity Legal Group

Lei Jing, Director of International Trade and Compliance Department at Capital Equity Legal Group

Thursday, July 30, 2020

[Event] JVs in the Chinese market: Experiences and best practices

Chen Liu, Managing Director of Weidmann

Connie He, Secretary of the Board and Head of HR at Buhler (Wuxi) Commercial Co., Ltd

Barry Chen, Partner in Charge, Corporate at InterChina

Cheng Chen, Of Counsel at Kellerhals Carrard

Monday, April 2, 2020

[Webinar] HR Management and Preferential Policies by the Local Government

Jeanette Yu, Partner and Head of Employment & Pensions Practice Area Group at CMS China

Gilbert Shen, Counsel and Head of Tax Practice Area Group at CMS China

Monday, March 9, 2020

[Webinar] The Legal and Tax Implications of the COVID-19 outbreak

Suzanne Streit, Deputy Director of Taicang Investment Promotion

Yaqi Liu, Partner at Wenfei Business Consulting ( Shanghai ) Co. , Ltd

Martin Ngai, Partner and Northern China Tax Leader at Ernst&Young

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 [Webinar] Supporting policies and legal implications in Taicang and Changzhou Ke Su, Head of Financial Affairs at Embassy of Switzerland

Jay Jiang, Deputy Director of Foreign Investment Promotion

Philip Lazare, Partner at Luther Law Offices

Sabine Neuhaus, Associate at Kellerhals CARRARD

Thursday, November 28, 2019 The New Foreign Investment Law is Coming – What Companies Need to Know Cheng Chen, Of Counsel of Kellerhals Carrard

Sabine Neuhaus, Associate of Kellerhals Carrard

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Termination of managerial personnel: How to handle it when things come to an end Xu Tian, Partner at Eiger

Felix Engelhardt, Associate at Eiger


Wednesday, June 26, 2019 Introduction to Dispute Settlement Clauses in Contracts Zhang Zheng, Luther Law Offices
Thursday,  March 14, 2019 The New Foreign Investment Law – What Changes and How Will It Impact Companies Ralph Koppitz, Taylor Wessing
Friday, November 29, 2018 Contractual Negotiations in M&A of SME targets in China Dr. Leonardo Cereghetti, Kellerhals Carrard

Mr. Cheng Chen, Kellerhals Carrard

Dr. Guojian Xu, Boss & Young

Thursday, July 05, 2018  Supply Chain Integrity – challenges and opportunities in today’s environment Michael Hickman, Principal at Control Risks
Wednesday, January 31, 2018   New Anti-Unfair Competition Law: What has changed and how can companies comply? Mike Goldammer, Partner of Taylor Wessing

Cara Meng, Senior Associate of Taylor Wessing

Chi Chen, Partner Ernst & Young

Tuesday, Sep 26, 2017 Environmental Protection: How Companies Stay ahead of Regulatory and Policy Trends Olegario Monegal, President of Firmenich China

Felix Ding, Novartis

Peter Corne, Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 CHINA’S NEW CYBERSECURITY LAW: MANAGING RISKS AND LEGAL ISSUE Carly Ramsey, Associate Director of Control Risks

Michael Tan, Partner of Shanghai Arbitrator SHIAC