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The Admiralty (Jurisdiction and Settlement of Maritime Claims) Act, 2017
India / This much-awaited piece of legislation brings clarity to various deadlocks in Indian jurisprudence.
Thailand Update: Amendment to Work Permit Law
Thailand / In response to criticism, the government decided to amend the Emergency Decree on Managing of Foreigners with relaxed penalties ...
Bintai Kindenko Pte Ltd v Samsung C&T Corp [2018] SGCA 39
Singapore / – Principles Governing Adjudication of Claims under the SOPA ...
Law passed promoting ease of doing business in the Philippines
Philippines / A law promoting the ease of doing business and efficient delivery of government services took effect this June 2018.
Proposed changes to Canada's anti-money laundering and anti-terrorist financing regime
North America / A consultation paper released in February could potentially have broad implications for Canada's AML/ATF regime.
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Hong Kong, Shenzhen and the economics of convergence
Convergence between the two neighbours is set to be one of the two or three most vital growth stories of the next decade.
KWM targets Greater Bay Area with international centre
China (PRC) / King & Wood Mallesons is getting on board with China’s plan to integrate Hong Kong, Macau and nine cities in Guangdong.
Reed Smith launches “innovation hours” to encourage new ideas
The scheme follows a successful pilot that saw attorneys across the firm devoting hundreds of hours to six projects in 2017.
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.
Bank Indonesia issues new e-money regulation
Indonesia / The use of e-money has increased along with a growing number of e-money providers in Indonesia ...
Off-plan sales in Dubai: Risks and rewards
Rest of the World / Whether buyers are looking to expand their real estate portfolio or buyers are simply looking to find their ideal home, great deals can be found in Dubai’s off-plan real ...
Big steps, long strides: China’s progress on intellectual property rights
China (PRC) / The intellectual property environment in China has seen significant developments over the past 12 months ...
Taylor Root & Asian-mena Counsel Market Update and Salary Guide 2018
Asia (Other) / Asian-mena Counsel is delighted to partner with Taylor Root once again for their 12th annual report for the in-house legal and compliance sector ...
Deals of the Year 2018
Asia (Other) / Asia-Mena Counsel’s review of the top transactions and matters that closed during 2017...
Understanding “Business Transfer”
Vietnam / When investing in a business in Vietnam, an investor may prefer to cherry-pick a specific part of the business rather than buying the entire company ...
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 ...
Stefan Gannon, HKMA
A decade after the global financial crisis, the Commissioner of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority’s Resolution Office speaks to Patrick Dransfield about the new legal regime designed to manage ...
Robin Scott, City Mart
Robin Scott discusses his transition to an in-house role in one of the world’s most exciting frontier economies ...
Taylor Root & Asian-mena Counsel Market Update and Salary Guide 2018
Asian-mena Counsel is delighted to partner with Taylor Root once again for their 12th annual report for the in-house legal and compliance sector ...
Will law firms become software companies?
In 2011, Marc Andreessen, the co-founder of Netscape, wrote the widely acclaimed essay 'Why Software is Eating the World' ...
The thing about … Brent Snyder
The chief executive of Hong Kong’s Competition Commission (HKCC) discusses his new role and the evolution of the city’s competition landscape ...
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 ...