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Global Developments on Best Execution
Asia (Other) / Currently a hot topic for global regulators, firms are recommended to review their global best execution compliance practices ...
Initial Coin Offerings: Another brainteaser in the virtual currency bandwagon
India / The position of virtual currencies and ICOs in India remains murky.
The Singapore International Commercial Court considers the quantification of the Close-Out Amount under the ISDA Master Agreement
Singapore / The decision provides clarification on how the Close-Out Amount under Clause 14 of the ISDA Master Agreement is to be calculated.
“Fat finger” mistakes in the Korean stock market
South Korea / Attention is being focused on typos made in transactions in the Korean stock market.
Much EndO about nothing
Philippines / President Duterte says he has put an end to the “Endo” or the practice of engaging employees on a contractual basis. But has he?
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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 names its 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.
In-House Community thought-leader Evangelos Apostolou joins global legal recruiter
He will focus on recruiting in-house general counsel and providing expert advisory services to corporations.
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 ...
China’s newly amended Anti-Unfair Competition Law changes the rules of the game
China (PRC) / On November 4, 2017, the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (the NPC) of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) approved and published amendments to the Anti-Unfair Competition Law (...
Deploying AI in the legal department
Artificial intelligence (AI) is changing the face of global legal practice and will continue to do so for the foreseeable future ...
Global buyers continue to look to Asia
Asia (Other) / Strong growth and a rising middle class continue to attract foreign investors to the region, though outbound activity has fallen ...
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 ...
Hema Latha Sinnakaundan, Sun Life Malaysia
Asian-mena Counsel speaks to the general counsel, chief compliance officer and company secretary of Sun Life Malaysia about her role and the changing nature of the in-house legal function ...
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 names its 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 ...