Collaboration in Hong Kong | Tahota (Hong Kong) Law Firm Officially Started JV with HO FRANKI & ASSOCIATES
Recently, the Law Society of Hong Kong approved the official joint venture of Tahota (Hong Kong) Law Firm, a limited liability partnership (hereinafter referred to as "Tahota (Hong Kong)"), and HO FRANKI & ASSOCIATES. The two firms will integrate their strengths in various business sectors, and further optimize their legal service networks and resources.
Development in Central China | Tahota Law Firm Established Office in Zhengzhou
Looking north at the Central Plains, heroic spirit is shining like the brilliance of the sun and moon; there, magnificent mountains reveal elegance, rivers run through the vast land, and barred clouds bloom over the Gobi desert. As an old saying goes, whoever wins the Central Plains wins the world; in the modern context, we can put it this way: whoever based in Zhengzhou converges intelligence throughout China. On April 26, 2022, a booming time, Tahota (Zhengzhou) Law Firm was officially established upon approval of the Department of Justice of Henan Province, signifying that Tahota has scaled up its coverage to Zhengzhou, the city of commerce.
We Successfully Held the Twelfth "Moot Shanghai" International Commercial Arbitration Moot
The "Moot Shanghai" International Commercial Arbitration Moot (hereinafter referred to as Moot Shanghai) drew to a triumphant close on March 25, 2022. The School of Law, Loyola University Chicago, won the first prize out of 56 renowned universities from 19 countries across the world after one week of fierce competition.
Instruction to Laws for Investment in Ethiopia prepared by lawyers of Tahota Law Firm was officially published
China and Africa have established communication for a long term, and have developed profound friendship and good cooperative relations. In recent years, with the successful convening of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation and continuous promote of the "Belt and Road" construction, more than 40 African countries have successively joined the Belt and Road Initiative, China and Africa have successfully launched multi-field cooperation and bilateral trade volumes have increased rapidly. Good investment prospect attracts more Chinese entrepreneurs to focus on Africa and regard Africa as a new attractive goal for entrepreneurs.
Our lawyers being shortlisted in the Panel of Arbitrators of Shanghai International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (Shanghai International Arbitration Center)
As recently reviewed in the Second Meeting of the Fourth Commission of Shanghai International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (Shanghai International Arbitration Center), the new Panel of Arbitrators and Panel of Mediators will be executed from August 1, 2021, and the new arbitrators and mediators will be employed until April 30, 2026. Tahota's senior partner and partner, i.e. lawyer Yang Jianhong and lawyer Liao Ming, were shortlisted in the Panel of Arbitrators.
Lawyer Li Jun Getting Listed in the 2021 LEGALBAND Power List: Top 15 Litigators
On June 1, 2021, the well-known legal rating agency LEGALBAND announced the “2021 LEGALBAND Power List: Top 15 Litigators”. Lawyer Li Jun, Executive Director of Tahota Guiyang Office, was included in the list based on his solid professional knowledge, rich experience and excellent reputation among customers.
Sailing in High Winds of Greater Bay Area ｜ Tahota Law Firm Officially Settled in Guangzhou
On February 18, 2019, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the State Council issued the Outline Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. The construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area is a major national strategy personally planned, deployed and promoted by General Secretary Xi Jinping, while Guangzhou acts as an important element in this strategy. Seen from the satellite view of the world at night, the lights shine resplendently from Guangzhou to Shenzhen and extend to Hong Kong and Macao.
Dr. Yang Ling, Deputy Secretary-General of Hong Kong International Arbitration Center (HKIAC) and Chief Representative of Shanghai Representative Office, Visited Our Firm
At noon on May 17, 2021, an exchange seminar themed “The Operation of Hong Kong International Arbitration Center and Its Rules and Features” was held in Tahota Chengdu Office. Dr. Yang Ling, Deputy Secretary-General of Hong Kong International Arbitration Center (HKIAC) and Chief Representative of Shanghai Representative Office, was invited to the seminar. Hosted by our partner/lawyer Zhou Yarui, the exchange seminar had many special guests present, including Ms. Zhuang Wenmin, the Board Secretary and General Counsel of Honghua Group, Director/Lawyer Yang Jianhong of Tahota Hong Kong Office and Lawyer Ma Chunyan, the person in charge of the International Business Department of Tahota. More than 30 partners and young lawyers of Tahota actively participated in the conference and actively communicated with Dr. Yang.
Our Lawyers Attended the 30th Inter-Pacific Bar Association Annual Meeting and Conference and Delivered a Keynote Speech
From April 19 to 21, 2021, the 30th Inter-Pacific Bar Association Annual Meeting and Conference was convened in Shanghai. Tang Yijun – Minister of Justice, Li Fei – Chairperson of the Constitution and Law Committee of the National People’s Congress and Gong Zheng – Mayor of Shanghai all attended the opening ceremony and delivered speeches. Vice Minister of Justice Xiong Xuanguo delivered a keynote speech on Persist in High-Quality Development and High-Level Opening-Up and Strive to Build World-Class Arbitration Institutions. Zhou Hanmin, Vice-Chairman of the Shanghai Municipal Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, delivered a live speech. And Wang Junfeng, President of the All China Lawyers Association, addressed at the conference. Ban Ki-moon, former Secretary-General of the United Nations and Chairman of the Boao Forum for Asia, also gave a video speech. The conference was presided over by Li Zhiqiang, President of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association. Tahota Law Firm’s chief partner/lawyer Cheng Shoutai and senior partner/lawyer Ma Chunyan were invited to the annual meeting.
Set Sail from Fujian ｜ Tahota Law Firm Officially Settled in Fuzhou, Fujian
In the first year of the “14th Five-Year Plan”, the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China outlined a grand blueprint for us – to basically establish the rule of law for the country, the government and the society in 2035. In response to the call of the times, we have come to Fujian – a place full of outstanding people.