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ANTI-MONOPOLY

上市日期: 2018-03-06

As one of the first PRC firms to practice in the field of anti-monopoly law, G&P has provided, over the past years, extensive and in-depth legal services for many local and multinational clients and accumulated a wealth of experience.

We have established a strong anti-monopoly team with both local resources and international experience. Some team members worked in Central governments including MOFCOM, practiced competition law for many years with prestigious international law firms before joining G&P. Some members are not only well-versed in anti-monopoly laws, but also expert in particular industries.

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As one of the law firms which provided anti-monopoly legal service at the earliest, G&P's lawyers has represented multiple local and multinational companies to submit merger notifications, and assisted clients to get through the investigation of the anti-monopoly enforcement  organizations.


Our services include:

Preparing antitrust plans and strategies for companies and undertaking antitrust compliance reviews for companies;

Collecting evidence on behalf of companies in connection with complaints under the Chinese Anti-monopoly Law, drafting letters of complaint, defending companies against antimonopoly Claims and investigations, preparing strategies for companies in responding to antitrust complaints;

Providing antitrust analysis of companies' marketing agreements, cooperation agreements and merger agreements, helping companies avoid carrying out monopolistic conduct and being Subject to administrative penalties and litigation proceedings; 

Carrying out evidence-gathering investigations and legal analysis in support of relevant market definitions, claims of market dominance and allegations of abuse of market dominance; 

Preparing and submitting merger notifications on behalf of business operators and representing interested parties in submitting counter-claims; 

Providing legal advice to trade associations/chambers of commerce to assist them in carrying out their functions in a manner consistent with Chinese anti-monopoly laws; 

Providing legal advice to government authorities and institutions entrusted with public functions under relevant laws and regulations to help them avoid abusing their administrative powers to Restrict or eliminate competition; 

Providing legal advice in respect of national security review procedures initiated during the course of concentrations;

Representing clients in administrative appeals and administrative proceedings under the Anti-monopoly Law; 

Representing clients in civil litigation under the Anti-monopoly Law.


Team of Anti-monopoly

Hai Yan (Senior Partner)

Mr. Yan has been involved in multiple merger & acquisition transactions as well as anti-trust deals.

Mr. Yan has been an official at MOFCOM, working at the Department of Treaty Law and Bureau of Fair Trade, and has been the one of few lawyers trained at WTO. Mr. Yan has participated in multiple anti-dumping investigations and negotiations in WTO.

Prior to G&P, Mr. Yan once worked at the Sidley Austin LLP, Washington DC, USA.

He received his LL.M from Georgetown University. He also has Doctor Degree and Mater Degree in international economic law, and Bachelor Degree in law from China University of Political Science and Law.

 

Dr. Likai Li (Senior Partner)

Dr Likai Li's area of practice includes fund formation, PE/VC investment, competition law (international trade & custom), litigation and arbitration. Dr. Likai Li once worked as government legal counsel in the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) of PRC for years, in charge of foreign investment and international trade issues. He is the founding partner of GuangSheng & Partners. He also founded IIC-capital Inc. and is the individual LP of Sequoia China Fund in 2007.

Dr. Likai Li practiced competition law and acted for commercial and government clients on anti-dumping and anti-trust actions. Dr. Likai Li’s practice also covers investment protection and international dispute settlement, including investor-state & investor-shareholder dispute resolution, corporate governance and white-collar crime issues in China.

Dr. Likai Li is listed regularly in leading legal directories such as The Guide to the World’s Leading Trade Lawyers “Who’s Who Legal” and “Chambers Global”. He also teaches at Tsinghua University as a professor and a frequent lecturer at high-end forums specializing in trade and VC/PE investment in PR China. Dr. Likai Li received his PHD from Queen’s University,Canada. Dr. Likai Li is proficient both in Chinese and English.


Haojie Zhai (Senior Partner)

Mr. Zhai specializes in legal practice of corporate financing, Merger & Acquisition, litigation and real estate.

Mr. Zhai has been involved in multiple company investment and M&A transactions. Mr. Zhai joined G&P in 2007. Prior to this, he worked in China International Travel Service Limited Head Office from 2001 to 2003, and in Beijing New Era Law Firm from 2003 to 2007.

Mr. Zhai obtained his LL.B from Northeastern University in 2001, and his LL.M from Kansas City School of Law under University of Missouri in 2009. 

 

Hui Ma (Partner)

Mr. Ma specializes in Merger & Acquisition, cross-border investment, intellectual property litigation, anti-unfair competition and investment disputes. Prior to Mr. Ma joining G&P, he served as an IP/Chinese Legal Specialist at a New York – based law firm, involving in patent and trademark prosecutions for more than 8 years.

 He has a wealth of experience in the application of patents and trademarks and relevant litigation in USA. He also assisted clients in patent and trademark filings and transactions in the USA, Europe, Canada, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore and other countries. As a counsel familiar with Chinese law, he also provided legal services on China law in the fields of corporate, securities, venture capital, private equity, investments, and commercial litigations. 

Mr. Ma is admitted to both New York State Bar and China Bar. He is also limitedly recognized to prosecute patent applications before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Mr. Ma received his B.E. from Gansu Agricultural University in China, his LL.B from Peking University and Master of Intellectual Property from FPLC, USA. He is a Chinese native speaker and fluent in English.

 

Song He (Partner)

Mr. He specializes in the legal practice of corporate and securities, foreign direct investment, intellectual property, disputes resolution, real estate. Mr. He has provided several famous international companies with satisfactory and comprehensive legal services, of which include the acquisition of Dawoo Company (Korea)’s investments in China by GM Company (USA), the acquisition of Non-Performing Assets (NPL) of China Huarong Assets Management Company by GE Company (USA), the establishment of the JV flight training center in Qingdao between Bombardier Company (Canada) and Shandong Airline Company (China), and others. 

Mr. He joined G&P in 2003. Prior to this, he practiced law in several renowned domestic and foreign law firms since 1997, including Ying Ji Law Firm, Sichuan from 1997 to 2001, White & Case LLP, Beijing Office from 2001 to 2002, and Concord & Partners, Beijing from 2002 to 2003. Mr. He received his LL.B degree from the University of Beijing Industry and Commerce in 1993, and his Master degree of Common Law from the University of Newcastle, Australia in 2000.

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