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Rochester Business Journal | February 21, 2020
Rochester Corporate partner Jeremy Wolk authored this column about how employers with business operations in China are responding to the coronavirus outbreak and related travel restrictions. The article is based on an alert by Hong Kong Corporate partner David Cheng, Los Angeles Labor and Employment partner Benjamin Kim, San Francisco Labor and Employment senior counsel Jeffrey Tanenbaum and associate Rachel Conn, and Director of Global Strategies David Kaufman
San Francisco Chronicle | February 07, 2020
This article quotes Director of Global Strategies David Kaufman discussing the enormous supply chain impact from the lockdown of manufacturing and high-tech hub Wuhan, China, and its surrounding region.
The Wall Street Journal | February 03, 2020
This article quotes San Francisco Labor and Employment associate Rachel Conn discussing how employers are reacting to a wave of travel cancellations, store closures, and supply chain disruptions caused by the spread of coronavirus. Click here to read the article.
Bloomberg Radio | January 31, 2020
Boston Labor and Employment partner David Rosenthal joined Baystate Business to discuss coronavirus, the flu, and the importance of employers having written communicable illness policies.
China Daily | July 26, 2019
This article quotes Director of Global Strategies David Kaufman on the outlook for cross-border investment between the United States and China, which is likely to include a reduced focus on high tech but new opportunities in tourism, travel and education.
Forbes | July 20, 2019
This Forbes article describing China’s efforts to open its market to foreign investors.
Forbes | July 30, 2018
Director of Global Strategies David Kaufman is quoted in this article about the impact of U.S.-China trade tensions on Hollywood deals.
The Orange County Register | July 26, 2018
Director of Global Strategies David Kaufman is quoted in this article discussing how the fraught relationship between the U.S. and China is altering the business landscape. “There is tension between the United States and China and that’s really affected the size of the deals that are going on,” he said.
Law.com | July 04, 2018
The arrival of partner John Maguire to Nixon Peabody CWL in Hong Kong is mentioned in this article.
China Export Control Alert | 10.21.20
Asia-Pacific Alert | 08.07.20
Asia-Pacific Alert | 06.30.20
Immigration Alert | 06.23.20
Webinar Recording | 06.03.20
Asia-Pacific Alert | 05.29.20
Asia-Pacific Alert | 05.27.20
NP In Focus | 05.08.20
Retail Alert | 04.29.20
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Director of Global Strategies
The long-awaited details of the Phase 1 trade deal between China and the United States were released shortly after the official signing by President Trump and Vice Premier Liu He. These alerts discuss what businesses should know about the provisions of the deal.