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Recent measures implemented by the UAE authorities in response to Covid-19
United Arab Emirates / Noteworthy measures that have been implemented by various UAE authorities to date.
Use the "crisis cycle" of coronavirus to pivot your legal practice for the better
We can take this opportunity to embrace and drive change.
Contracts – Why can't we make this process more efficient?
Contracts have been around for centuries. So, why is it that it remains a long, protracted, tedious and inefficient process?
A Contractor’s Guide to Managing the Commercial Impact of the COVID-19 Virus on Construction Projects
Asia (Other) / This update is intended to provide some guidance to contractors seeking to analyse the issues that apply in their specific situations ...
Philippines: Work suspension during calamities
Philippines / On January 12, 2020, the Taal volcano in the Philippines began erupting, causing numerous cities to experience ash fall and necessitating the evacuation of families living nearby ...
Vietnam: Sweeping reform to securities market
Vietnam / The New Law is said to be a radical improvement to securities market regulations in Vietnam and is expected to overcome those shortcomings observed for the past 10 years ...
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Maxwell Chambers offers cutting edge virtual arbitration
The Singapore ADR centre is now offering advanced virtual arbitration solutions in collaboration with Law In Order.
Nominations: Visionary Client Service Providers 2020
The In-House Community is pleased to announce the firms under consideration for our Visionary Client Service Providers awards 2020.
Singapore's Drew & Napier forms Asean legal network
Drew Network Asia includes Shearn Delamore & Co in Malaysia and Makarim & Taira S in Indonesia.
Virtual arbitration comes of age as CoVid19 spreads
Interest in virtual proceedings is on the rise as the coronavirus outbreak spreads to more countries.
PPP projects in Thailand’s EEC
Thailand / Thailand will continue to aggressively move forward with legislation that streamlines implementation of important PPP projects. This legislative trend presents new opportunities for foreign and local investors alike, with a ...
Outlook on Indonesian renewable energy sector in 2020
Indonesia / Indonesia’s presidential election in 2019 ended uncertainty surrounding doing business in Indonesia. It was hoped that the investment inflow would be boosted by the introduction of numerous innovative regulations by ...
Wind, power and Vietnam
Vietnam / Although Vietnam has long had favorable wind patterns and supporting geography, the serious development of wind power has only recently begun. The industry holds great promise ...
COVID-19: Implications for International Trade and Shipping
Asia (Other) / This article considers the main legal issues affecting shipowners, charterers, traders and shipyards.
India’s buy-out boom
India / Aakash Choubey of Khaitan & Co discusses the development of private equity players in India ...
Protecting personal data in cyberspace: enterprise’s obligations under the laws of Vietnam
Vietnam / Some of the key takeaways that enterprises should be aware of ...
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The chief legal and compliance officer for Manulife in Hong Kong discusses the changing role of in-house counsel and the challenges of working in a highly regulated sector.
Gill Meller
The legal and European business director for MTR Corporation talks about the challenges of providing legal advice in a constantly changing environment.
Andrew Cooke
We speak to the head of strategy and general counsel for Flash Entertainment, and our In-House Community Counsel of the Year, about running an in-house legal team and his outlook ...
Joseph Trillana Gonzales
We speak to the general counsel of Aboitiz Power about his role and the outlook for the profession in the Philippines.
Elina Mohamed
We speak to the general counsel at Orpic about her career, the development of the industry and her outlook ...
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.
Use the "crisis cycle" of coronavirus to pivot your legal practice for the better
We can take this opportunity to embrace and drive change.
Contracts – Why can't we make this process more efficient?
Contracts have been around for centuries. So, why is it that it remains a long, protracted, tedious and inefficient process?
The thing about … Baozhen Shi
Patrick Dransfield speaks to an intercultural consultant about helping businesses avoid 'Lost In Translation' issues in China ...
Nominations: Visionary Client Service Providers 2020
The In-House Community is pleased to announce the firms under consideration for our Visionary Client Service Providers awards 2020.
Counsels of the Year 2019 – What we learnt
The winners of this year’s awards once again set the benchmark for excellence ...