China Law Society Response to LAWASIA Statement of Continuing Concern
August 30, 2017ChinaStatement
Following the LAWASIA ‘Statement of Continuing Concern regarding the Treatment of Lawyers in China’ (issued 26 May 2017), China Law Society, which is a member organisation of LAWASIA, communicated a statement in response on 18 August 2017. Extracts of the response are provided in the PDF below.
The Secretariat has been advised of fraudulent activity involving the impersonation of LAWASIA staff.
The reported scammer has posed as a representative of LAWASIA in order to request money from targeted individuals, and has produced a business card bearing the LAWASIA logo.
The scammer is not affiliated with LAWASIA and is using the LAWASIA name and logo for purposes that are wholly unauthorised.
LAWASIA has informed the relevant authorities. If you encounter suspicious activity relating to LAWASIA, we ask that you report the conduct to the LAWASIA Secretariat immediately at email@example.com.