Navigating the plethora of recently enacted cybersecurity laws and guidelines in China has been a challenge for companies, as definitions are not always clear and the rules can contain conflicting language. Authorities, however, have not hesitated to bring enforcement actions in the midst of the confusion. In this guest article, Barbara Li, a veteran TMT lawyer in China with over 25 years of experience at global firms and in-house, provides an overview of key Chinese regulatory requirements and discusses practical solutions for managing regulatory risk. See “Guidance and Clarification on Asia’s Evolving Cybersecurity and Data Protection Laws” (Apr. 18, 2018).