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Bush, Shan Co-Author China Law & Practice Piece on Monopoly Agreement Clarifications

June 24, 2016

O'Melveny partner Nate Bush and senior legal consultant Lining Shan co-authored the June 16, 2016, China Law & Practice article, "The NDRC Clarifies Monopoly Agreement Exemptions." The piece details the National Development and Reform Commission's (NDRC) release for public comment of the Guidelines on the General Conditions and Procedures for the Exemption of Monopolistic Agreements. “If enacted, these new draft Guidelines will provide principles and procedures for Anti-Monopoly Enforcement Authorities (AMEAs) to exempt certain restrictive practices from prohibition under the PRC Anti-Monopoly Law (AML),” the authors explain.

Bush, who resides in O’Melveny’s Singapore office, specializes in internal investigations, regulatory investigations, compliance counseling, and disputes involving antitrust and competition, fraud and corruption, and international trade policy. Shan is based in the firm’s Beijing office and focuses on competition & antitrust law, trade remedies, anti-corruption, and other regulatory and compliance matters.