BUSINESS LAW

FOREIGN INVESTMENTS

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

FRANCE - EU

MAINLAND CHINA

HONG-KONG

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

COMPANY LAW
FOREIGN INVESTMENTS 

Registration of new companies, acquisitions:
France, China, Hong Kong & Taiwan. 
LABOUR LAW
Global mobility, concluding and terminating local labour contracts, France, China and Hong Kong.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
TRADEMARKS - DESIGN - COPYRIGHTS - TRADE SECRETS
Registration and rights protection:
EU, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, Singapore, Vietnam, United-States.
CRIMINAL & CUSTOMS LAW
Assistance to foreigners in China, Customs procedures and formalities
China.
NEGOTIATION ASSISTANCE
Establishing negotiation framework, approach, short and long term strategy:
France, China, & Hong Kong.
COMMERCIAL LAW
CONTRACTUAL RELATIONS
Supply contracts, general conditions of purchase, general conditions of sales, confidentiality agreement, agent contracts
France, China and Hong Kong.
Antoine LOUBIER is a lawyer with the Paris Bar and is authorized to practice mainly abroad, in China where he resided 20 years, including 14 years in Guangzhou  from 2003  to 2017.

In 2000, Antoine LOUBIER started his career in Asia by joining a Taiwanese a law firm.

From 2003 to 2015 he worked for a Chinese firm specializing in maritime law, WANGJING & Co. (广东 敬 海 律师 事务所), and helped several French law firms develop their activities in South China.

In May 2015, Antoine LOUBIER founded his Paris office and joined the Cantonese firm JUNHOU Law Firm as a foreign consultant (广东 君 厚 律师 事务所).

Antoine LOUBIER works in the fields of Foreign Investment Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Intellectual Property Law, Labor Law, Real Estate Law, as well as legal matters related to international trade, including customs legal and administrative matters.

He mainly advises European, Chinese, Hong Kong and Taiwanese companies.

Antoine LOUBIER has also been working as an arbitrator since 2014 in international litigations at the SCIETAC (China) "South China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission" in Shenzhen (华南 国际 经济 贸易 仲裁 委员会), also known as Shenzhen Arbitration Court.
 

Antoine LOUBIER   

 

PUBLIC SPEECHES – INTERVENTIONS PUBLIQUES

 

 

 

"L’implantation en Chine : (1 procedures (2 avantages / inconvénients des différents types de structures (3 évolution depuis 12 ans, incidence du 12ème plan du gouvernement de la république populaire de Chine" (Establishment in China: (1 procedures (2 advantages / disadvantages of the different types of structures (3 evolution over the past twelve years, repercussions of the twelfth plan of the government of the People's Republic of China). Guangzhou CCIFC (SME work group) – May 2012

 

"Innovation et propriété intellectuelle en Chine" (Innovation and intellectual property in China). R&D Club (CGF Office of Science and Technology Cooperation – CCIFC) – December 2011 Shenzhen

 

"La protection de la propriété intellectuelle" (The protection of intellectual property). "mission for the luxury industry” UBIFRANCE economic mission – November 2011 Shenzhen

 

"La nouvelle réglementation du 1er Mars 2011, applicable aux bureaux de représentation en Chine de sociétés étrangères" (New regulations as of March 1, 2011, applicable to foreign representative offices in China). CCIFC, Shenzhen April 2011, Guangzhou May 2011

 

 

 

 

 

 

"L’avenir des bureaux de représentation en Chine de sociétés étrangères" (The future of foreign representative offices in China – March 2011 reform). CCIFC Shenzhen – April 2011, CCIFC Guangzhou – May 2011

"Journées Multi-pays – Haute Normandie" (Multi-country days – Upper Normandy). CCI Rouen – December 2009, speaker on China

 

"Les formes d'implantation en Chine" (The forms of establishment in China). CCI Paris – November 2009, industry seminar "Technologies de l'information et de la communication” (Information and communication technologies)

"Les implications juridiques d'une opération de sous-traitance avec un fabricant chinois" (The legal implications of subcontracting with a Chinese manufacturer). UBIFRANCE Guangzhou – May 2009, “plasturgy industry mission”

 

"S'implanter en Chine : Quelle structure pour quelles activités?" (Establishing a business in China: What structure for which business activities?). CCIFC Shenzhen – April 2009, foreign investments seminar

"La réforme de la fiscalité d'entreprise de 2008" (The 2008 corporate taxation reform). CCIFC Guangzhou – March 2008.

 

"Les implications juridiques d'une opération de sous-traitance avec un fabricant chinois" (The legal implications of subcontracting with a Chinese manufacturer). UBIFRANCE – 2007, "Rencontres autour du monde chinois" (Encounters around the world of China)

 

"Étude comparée propriété intellectuelle droit français / droit chinois" (Comparative study of French / Chinese intellectual property law)Consulate General of France in Wuhan – 2007, speech at Wuhan University

 

"Les implications juridiques d'une opération de sous-traitance avec un fabricant chinois" (The legal implications of subcontracting with a Chinese manufacturer). Senate – September 2005, Mission in China

PUBLICATIONS

"La responsabilité pénale des dirigeants dans la vie des affaires en Chine" (Criminal liability of leaders in business life in China). CCIFC – Connexions No. 62, July 2012; Author(s): Antoine LOUBIER – JIANG Guoyong

 

Interview "En Chine, les pressions sur les salaires restent sous contrôle" (In China, salary pressure remains under control) Ed. "les Echos", June 22, 2010

 

"Ouvrir un bureau de représentation à Canton et à Shenzhen" (Opening a representative office in Canton and in Shenzhen) (participation) Ed. 2005, 2007, 2009 UBIFRANCE

 

Interview on the "Investissements dans le Guangdong" (Investments in Guangdong) Ed. "les Echos", August 13, 2008

 

"Le sourcing et la sous-traitance en Chine" (Sourcing and subcontracting in China) (participation) Ed. 2008, CCIFC 2008 Guide

 

"Ouvrir un point de vente à Canton et à Shenzhen" (Opening a point of sale in Canton and in Shenzhen) (participation) Ed. 2007, 2008, UBIFRANCE

 

 

 

"State council or Provincial government approved Economic Development zones in the Guangdong province" CD Rom ADAMAS – edited in September 2005

 

"Law and business in China: The WTO rules of game" (interview) Hong Kong Echo, CCIFHK magazine, No. 38, Winter 2005

 

"Comment choisir son implantation dans le Guangdong?" (How to choose a business location in Guangdong) Connexions No. 29, CCIFC magazine, September 2005

 

"A complete revision of the Trademark Law" Echos France Taiwan, CCIFT magazine, Spring 2004

 

"Surprising regulation striking foreign technical consultant companies in Taiwan" CCIFT magazine, No. 21, January 2001

 

"Enforcement in Taiwan of foreign awards and judgments" CCIFT magazine, No. 20, December 2000

OUR FIRM works in France and China

ANTOINE LOUBIER
AVOCAT A LA COUR
ATTORNEY-AT-LAW (FRANCE)
MAIN-LAND CHINA HONG-KONG
An international reach

Japan (1st cooperation in 2007)
Intellectual Property - trademarks - design

 

Korea (1st cooperation in 2007)
Intellectual Property - trademarks - design

 

Singapore (1st cooperation in 2009)
Intellectual Property - trademarks - design

 

Malaysia (1st cooperation in 2011)
Commercial law - Company law - Contract law - M&A

 

Vietnam (1st cooperation in 2013)
Intellectual Property - trademarks - design - patents

 

Taiwan & Germany (1st cooperation in 2000)
Company law - Commercial law - Investments - Criminal law

Taiwan & Canada (1st cooperation in 2001)
Company law - Commercial law - Investments - Criminal law

Mainland China (1st cooperation in 2003)
Company law - Commercial law - Investments - Criminal law

Hong Kong (1st cooperation in 2005)
Company law - Commercial law - Contract law - Investments

United States - California (1st cooperation in 2006)
Intellectual Property - copyright - trademarks - design

 

 

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