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The latest amendments to company law in China were passed in December 2023 and are effective from 1 July 2024. The amendments introduce many significant changes to the company law, impacting all Chinese companies, including foreign-invested companies.

Find out more in our upcoming webinar entitled ‘Global Insights: Amendments to Company Law in China’, led by our Market Development Consultant for Asia, Maria McDermott. This webinar unveils the pending changes to company law and what foreign investors need to be aware of including changes to company capital rules, corporate governance structures, liquidation procedures, shareholder rights, and more.

Gain invaluable insights from our speaker Dr. LIN Wei, Managing Partner of P.C.Woo & Zhonglun W.D. LLP, on the implications for companies in China.

The webinar is CPD accredited and exclusive to Jersey Finance Members.

If you have any questions, please contact our events team.

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Maria McDermott › Market Development Consultant – Asia, Jersey Finance
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Maria is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and an associate member of the Chartered Governance Institute.

Born in Jersey, she has more than thirty years’ experience working in the international finance industry and is experienced in investment funds, private wealth, corporate services and IPOs.

She is the China representative for Jersey Finance, splitting her time between Shanghai and Hong Kong SAR. Having been based in Asia for more than ten years, Maria brings a wealth of experience in the Asia market, having worked for one of the top offshore law firms in Hong Kong SAR before working for a number of financial services businesses in both Singapore and Shanghai.


Dr. LIN Wei

Dr. LIN Wei Managing Partner, P.C.Woo & Zhonglun W.D. LLP

Dr. LIN Wei is the managing partner of P.C.Woo & Zhonglun W.D. LLP. and serves as a register foreign lawyer in Hong Kong SAR for P.C. Woo & Co.. Dr. Lin received Ph.D. in laws from Paris II University (Panthéon-Assas), and obtained LL.M. in International Law from Dalian Maritime University and LL.B. degree in International Economic Law from Xiamen University.
Dr. Lin is a visiting professor at the Paris II University (Panthéon-Assas), Emlyon Business School, Skema Business School, East China University of Political Science and Law, East China Normal University, Shanghai University of International Business and Economics and Shanghai University of Political Science and Law.
Dr. Lin also serves as an international specialist mediator at Singapore International Mediation Center, Asia International Arbitration Center and Benchmark Chambers International & Benchmark International Mediation Center.