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27 January 2019

Seed Financing: SAFE notes vs Convertible notes

At the stage of seed financing, entrepreneurs have the choice to use different types of documents to raise funds: equity, convertible debt and convertible equity. In a priced equity round,… View Article
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25 January 2019

Trademark Protection in China

Trademark Protection in China 19 February 2019  A new classification for trademark application came into effect  The China National Trademark Office has issued a notice to implement the 2019 version of the 11th Edition of the… View Article
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Leaf has assisted Creative Capital on its acquisition by Altavia

PRESS RELEASE January 25th, 2019 Leaf has assisted Creative Capital on its acquisition by Altavia Leaf has advised the founder of Creative Capital on its acquisition by Altavia, a leading… View Article
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28 December 2018

LEAF Team wishes you the best for 2019!

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20 December 2018

Insulate yourself from China Cybersecurity law liabilities

Effective since 1st of June, 2017, Cybersecurity Law (“CSL”) of the People’s Republic of China (“China”) places itself as an overarching regulatory framework to cover all cybersecurity matters from network… View Article
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18 December 2018

LEAF expands its M&A team

Leaf is pleased to announce that Peggy Wu, Jane Zhu, and Tong Liu have recently joined the firm. Ms. Wu joins the firm as Of – Counsel. She will concentrate… View Article
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3 November 2018

Leaf: Mergers & Acquisitions Team has a Valuable Practice according to Leaders League

Leaf Mergers & Acquisitions Team has been ranked by Leaders League! Our M&A Team, led by Bruno Grangier and Gregory Louvel, has been identified as a “Valuable Practice” in China… View Article
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Leaf: Highly Recommended for Private Equity in China

Leaf is in the press again! Our Private Equity Team, led by Bruno Grangier and Jean-Philippe Engel, is “highly recommended” according to Leaders League. For more information, please check the… View Article
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28 August 2018

Leaf: winner of the 2018 award Cross Border Transactions Law Firm by Finance Monthly

Leaf is very honored to receive the 2018 award for Cross Border Transactions Law Firm by Finance Monthly.
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29 June 2018

Leaf assists KaiOS in US$ 22 million series-A fundraising with Google

Leaf has assisted feature phone operating system KaiOS with its negotiations with Google to raise US$ 22 million in series-A funding. KaiOS was created in 2017 in the US as… View Article
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1 June 2018

Outbound Investments in China

In line with the intention of the PRC authorities to promote the new belt and silk road, the pace of Chinese investments outside of China (a.k.a outbound investments) keeps growing…. View Article
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24 May 2018

Leaf was quoted in French weekly “Challenges”

Leaf was quoted in French business weekly magazine “Challenges” on the Sino-French VC Cathay Capital! “It is the most structured and the most serious investment fund in its field, with… View Article
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14 May 2018

Copyright in blockchains: the elephant in the room

by Leaf law firm & Vidon IP group Public awareness on blockchains recently gained traction, for they are often tied up with the much-ballyhooed bitcoin cryptocurrency or some breakthrough application… View Article
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27 March 2018

Leaf assists 8 Matic on its acquisition by Artefact

PRESS RELEASE – 27th March, 2018 Leaf has advised the majority shareholders of 8 Matic on the transfer of shares to Artefact, a leading data and AI-based digital marketing agency… View Article
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