Public outrage at Canada Goose's discriminatory return policy; SEC rules implement submission and disclosure requirements for U.S.-listed foreign companies; e-cigarettes to be regulated as a tobacco product
Shanghai protects the personality and property rights of natural persons in their personal information. Insurance group companies are allowed to invest in non-insurance subsidiaries. Guangdong issues rules on qualified domestic limited partnerships.
New rules are set forth for foreign-related certification. More details are required for working papers of securities offering sponsorship. Domestic bond credit rating is relied on more for insurance capital investment.
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Data processors may not take biometric features as the sole method of authenticating individuals’ identities. Anti-monopoly guidelines are set forth regarding the active pharmaceutical ingredient sector. Insurance capital may invest in REITs.
Apps are required to inform users of third party use of their personal information. CSRC issues registration rules for public offerings of shares on the Beijing Stock Exchange. Beijing Municipality issues rules to prohibit misappropriation of housing purchase funds.