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Lifting the veil on payments
Payments companies need to understand and comply with many complex laws and regulations.
Deconstructing the new Construction Act
North America / The amendments are intended to enhance the efficiency and competitiveness of construction industry stakeholders.
Dubai relaxes rules on filing appeals before the Court of Cassation
United Arab Emirates / The Decree provides that appeals to the Court of Cassation must be filed within 60 days of the judgment of the Court of Appeal.
Innovating internal investigations in today’s hyperconnected world
Asia (Other) / Data visualisation tools have emerged as a powerful resource for internal investigations ...
Islamic banking and finance in the Philippines
Philippines / The recent passage of Republic Act No. 11054 augurs well for the development of Islamic banking and finance in the Philippines ...
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IMF Bentham wins Singapore third-party funding agreement
Singapore / Litigation funding has taken a step forward after a court ruled to allow a commercial funding arrangement to proceed.
CLOC holds its first gathering in Australia
Australia / The role of legal operations manager is an emerging one in Australia...
China startup trials Chinese-English bilingual contract bot
China (PRC) / The new legal tech platform will promote more open cross-border trade and investment in response to US-China trade friction.
Accounting firms take on Singapore legal market
The world’s biggest accounting companies are getting serious about competing with law firms in the Lion City.
Toward an innovative new strategy for In-House Counsel
An in-house legal team can achieve much more than saving money, but it requires a more strategic approach than most companies have adopted, writes Mitchell Kowalski, the Gowling WLG Visiting ...
A fresh approach to legal solutions
Asia (Other) / We talk to Titus Rahiri, director and founder of KorumLegal, about technology, disruption and the future of legal services ...
Lawyering in the gig economy
Asia (Other) / Mardi Wilson, head of ES Agile in Hong Kong, talks to us about how working on an interim basis offers the benefit of flexibility and greater work-life balance for lawyers ...
Cryptocurrency regulations and their prospects in Korea
South Korea / Lawmakers and regulators have struggled to come to terms with bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies ...
My journey from Big Four to legal tech startup
Singapore / Michael Lew, founder of LegalComet, talks about his move from working with large corporations to the world of legal tech startups in Singapore ...
Carl Watson, Arcadis Asia
The general counsel of Arcadis Asia discusses effective in-house functionality and how he has worked to build a legal team that is fit for purpose.
Weiwen Wang
Along with legal knowledge, a business mindset and good communication skills are important attributes for the vice-president for business reputation and responsibility, Greater China, at InterContinental Hotels Group ...
Ethical Decision Making Process by Manish Asarkar
Manish Asarkar, legal & compliance head of Black & Veatch, India talks about the value in having strong Ethics and Compliance for companies and how to reatain these values in the decision ...
Hani Abosamra Abdelrasoul, Shelf Drilling
Shelf Drilling’s associate general counsel for the Middle East and Africa discusses the changing role of in-house counsel and the effect of technology on the profession.
Peangpanor Boonklum, PTT
One of the most prominent corporate lawyers in Thailand, PTT's head of legal spoke to the In-House Community's Tim Gilkison ...
Hongye Zhao, Nike
We talk to the legal vice-president for Nike Greater China about his role and the challenges of managing a China legal team for a high-profile multinational company ...
The thing about … Paul Starr
King & Wood Mallesons’ Joint Worldwide Head of Arbitration and partner talks to Patrick Dransfield about Hong Kong, dispute resolution and working for China’s first international law firm.
Toward an innovative new strategy for In-House Counsel
An in-house legal team can achieve much more than saving money, but it requires a more strategic approach than most companies have adopted, writes Mitchell Kowalski, the Gowling WLG Visiting ...
A fresh approach to legal solutions
We talk to Titus Rahiri, director and founder of KorumLegal, about technology, disruption and the future of legal services ...
In-House Community Counsels of the Year 2018
In-House Community named NetApp’s Valerie Velasco as its In-House Counsel of the Year at its annual awards dinner last night.
Deals of the Year 2018
Asia-Mena Counsel’s review of the top transactions and matters that closed during 2017...
Firms of the Year
Every year, Asian-mena Counsel surveys the In-House Community’s 21,000 members for Representing Corporate Asia & the Middle East, the most comprehensive poll of the buyers of legal services across Asia and ...