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USING ELECTRONIC EVIDENCE IN CHINA
Mar. to Jun. 2015 China Bulletin

Electronic signatures that meet certain conditions have been valid in China since the PRC Electronic Signature Law came into effect in 2005, and other electronic data is recognized as admissible in court.  However, Chinese courts have proven reluctant to admit electronic data in practice because it can be easily altered and its authenticity is typically open to challenge.  In an interpretation issued January 30, 2015, the Supreme People’s Court (SPC) for the first time Continue reading