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    China’s Booming Entertainment Business: A Lawyer’s View

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    Date(s) - 17/09/2014
    10:00 am - 11:30 am


    Embassy of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg


    Unit 1701, Tower B, Pacific Century Place, 2A Gong Ti Bei Lu, Beijing, China
    卢森堡驻华大使馆, 北京市朝阳区工体北路甲2号, 盈科中心B座1701室


    (+86 10) 8588 0900 (switchboard)



    Entrance Fee

    80 RMB

    China’s entertainment business is booming. While foreign interest has never been greater, foreign direct investment in China’s entertainment business remains tightly restricted. Beijing-based entertainment attorney, Mathew Alderson, partner with Harris Moure Attorneys, will provide a bird’s eye view of the regulatory framework while discussing current legal issues in the entertainment business and the challenges faced by foreign and Chinese entertainment attorneys.

    The event will be moderated by Clifford Coonan, bureau chief for The Irish Times and Asia bureau chief for The Hollywood Reporter. He previously also wrote for Variety.

    DATE: Sept 17 (Wednesday)
    TIME: 10-11:30am
    VENUE: Embassy of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg, Unit 1701, Tower B, Pacific Century Place, 2A Gongti Beilu
    ENTRANCE: free to FCCC members, 80 RMB on the door to non-members
    REGISTRATION: at online at www.fccchina.org/events/17092014/

    An Australian-qualifed entertainment lawyer with more than 20 year’s experience, Mathew Alderson has lived in Beijing since 2009. He represents major Hollywood studios, as well as American and other foreign producers and agencies, in relation to their projects and investments in China. His work ranges from development, production and production finance to international co-productions and joint ventures. He was described as a “game changing” attorney in Variety’s 2012 Legal Impact Report and is a frequent contributor to www.chinalawblog.com.


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