NBA China: Laws in motion – Steps in the ease of doing business in China

Tuesday November 22th at Four Seasons Hotel in Shanghai Jing an, Norwegian Business Association China had a great pleasure to welcome Ben Cavendar and Christian James-Olsen for a Panel Discussion on the topic “Laws in motion – Steps in the ease of doing business in China”.

The topic of this seminar was the development of the legal framework for foreign invested enterprises in China. The question bounding Mr. Cavendar and Mr. James-Olsen’s seminar was if the market shall be the determined force in the economy, equal footing for all participants is conditional. They took a closer look at the at the new FIE-law and regulations, and its development.

Ben Cavendar is a Director with The China Market Research Group (CMR) which he joined in 2006. His work at CMR focuses on consumer behavior analysis, retail strategy, brand positioning, and growth strategies in the China market. As a frequent guest on CNBC, Bloomberg TV and BBC there was an interesting Q and A session that followed after the presentation.

Christian James-Olsen is a Partner at the international law firm Wikborg Rein and Managing Partner of the firm’s Shanghai Office from June 2016. Christian is part of the firm’s Shipping Offshore practice and his main areas of practice are matters relating to offshore, shipping and maritime law, manufacturing/enterprise law and contract law.

NBA China thanks Mr. Ben Cavendar and Mr. Christian James-Olsen for an interesting and higly relevant presentation.