Ranked in Band 1 by Chambers Asia Pacific since 2013
Zhong Lun has one of the few true TMT practices in the PRC. It is skilled in the practice area as a whole, including not only taking on M&A matters for TMT clients but also business structuring elements of our clients’ TMT activities.
Zhong Lun offers clients a depth and breadth of expertise in both the regulatory and transactional aspects of TMT. We regularly advise clients regarding compliance with national and local regulations; development of strategic policy positions regarding regulatory trends; analysis of changing business opportunities created by new and evolving regulations; and the regulation of Internet telephony and other emerging, non-traditional telecom technologies.
Our practice in this area covers telecommunications, internet/e-commerce and other value-added services, new media, advertising, TV/movie and radio, print media and publication, music/performance, theme parks, lottery, software, integrated circuits and chip design.
[Zhong Lun] Continues to offer a full spectrum of legal services to TMT companies, ranging from IP litigation to transaction advice. Highlighted for its cross-border practice, with recent experience in establishing significant joint venture platforms for leading overseas and domestic clients. – Chambers Asia-Pacific 2014
Work Highlights: Acted for consortium members FountainVest, Carlyle, CITIC Capital and China Everbright on the leveraged buyout of Focus Media Holdings. – Chambers Asia-Pacific 2014