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Cayman Islands schemes of arrangement — an alternative tool for cross-border restructuring
The Cayman Islands remains one of the premier jurisdictions to implement complex cross-border restructurings.
MCA introduces e-form DIR-3-KYC for directors with approved DINS
India / This compliance exercise seems to be a checkpoint for only genuine individuals acting as directors in a legitimate capacity.
Cybersecurity risks for directors and officers
North America / The cybersecurity field is ripe for affected stakeholders to test claims that directors and officers have failed to discharge their duties.
Why asset searches are increasing in Singapore
Singapore / Parties choose to resolve their disputes in Singapore for the relative ease of enforcement of awards and judgments.
Amended Law on designation of Chief Information Security Officer by information and communications services providers
South Korea / The amendment focuses on improving the safety of information and communications networks and protecting personal information.
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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.
Blockchain, smart contracts and the future of law
Edwin Rice, chief operating officer of CTG Blockchain Malaysia and chief executive of GemVault, spoke to Patrick Dransfield.
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.
An insight into the latest developments and key issues regarding dispute resolution in the UAE
United Arab Emirates / The most significant development in dispute resolution in the UAE, without a doubt, is the recent promulgation of the UAE’s standalone Arbitration Law ...
Third-party funding in Asia
Asia (Other) / Cheng-Yee Khong and Tom Glasgow of IMF Bentham examine the new regulatory environment for third-party funding in Singapore and Hong Kong. ...
Recent developments in banking dispute resolution in China
China (PRC) / New methods of financing and challenging economic conditions have fuelled new types of disputes ...
Enhancing international arbitration through Chinese practice experience
China (PRC) / Arbitrators from around the world met earlier this year to discuss the future of international arbitration at the 24th International Council of Commercial Arbitration (ICCA) congress in Sydney, Australia ...
China’s reform of arbitration in Shenzhen SEZ
China (PRC) / The history of China’s opening-up policy and the internationalisation process of arbitration in Shenzhen, as well as the future of the merged arbitration institutions ...
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 ...
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 ...
The thing about … Jiang Yong
The founder and chief partner of Tiantong & Partners, met with Asian-mena Counsel to discuss his firm, the role of technology and his aim to live in a litigation-free world ...
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' ...
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 ...