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New Tawazun economic programme policy guidelines issued
United Arab Emirates / It is hoped that the new programme will enable defence contractors to identify more accessible opportunities to generate offset credits.
Zimbabwe’s ratification of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement
Africa / Recently, Zimbabwe, a member of the WTO since 1995, ratified the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) becoming the 139th WTO Member State to ratify this Agreement ...
A peek into the revised Corporation Code of the Philippines
Philippines / On February 20, 2019, President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law Republic Act No. 11232, otherwise known as the Revised Corporation Code of the Philippines (the New Code) ...
Patent licensees may file a petition for trial to seek invalidation of the licensed patent
South Korea / The Korea Supreme Court ruled on February 21, 2019 that a licensee who is granted the right to practise a patent is an interested party who may file a petition for a trial seeking invalidation of the same patent ...
Square pegs and round holes: Partnerships and trusts in Japanese PE fund structures
Japan / Statistics from Japan over the past couple of years regarding private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) investment have been impressive ...
New electricity pricing and new sample of PPA of rooftop solar power projects
Vietnam / The number of solar power projects (SPP) in Vietnam has grown quickly in recent years, especially after the Prime Minister promulgated Decision ...
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Jingtian & Gongcheng to open Hong Kong office
The Chinese firm has established a dedicated office through a merger with L&C Legal.
HKIAC permitted to administer disputes in Russia
The Hong Kong body is the first foreign arbitral institution to be granted such status.
Appeal for support for children’s cancer charity
Announcing the official charity for the In-House Community Awards 2019, the Children’s Cancer Therapy Development Institute.
Shortlist: Visionary Client Service Providers 2019
The In-House Community is pleased to announce the shortlisted firms for our Visionary Client Service Providers 2019.
Chinese M&A goes under the radar
Asia (Other) / There is a greater focus on smaller, more strategic deals that attract less scrutiny from government officials ...
Developments in Thai M&A
Thailand / Corrupt practices, environmental breaches and merger filing are becoming more significant priorities for clients ...
Trends in mergers and acquisitions in Indonesia
Indonesia / The government has recently promulgated several regulations that are beneficial for M&A transactions ...
Managing the relationship with special managers in Vietnam
Vietnam / Successful cooperation between a special manager and the acquirer requires the involved parties to know, name and manage this relationship ...
Deals of the Year 2018
Asian-mena Counsel’s review of the top transactions and matters that closed during 2018...
The art of deal management
Asia (Other) / Oliver Mould, head of Asia for Lawyers On Demand, speaks with Nick Tomlinson about his background, career, current role as general counsel for Asia Pacific at Dentsu Aegis Network and ...
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.
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 ...
Innovation in legal services: What it is and how we do it
To begin the innovation journey, we should first understand what we are talking about.
Will lawyers be a success story for the Greater Bay Area integration?
The potential to open up a wider pool of skilled and experienced labour would be welcome.
Appeal for support for children’s cancer charity
Announcing the official charity for the In-House Community Awards 2019, the Children’s Cancer Therapy Development Institute.
Deals of the Year 2018
Asian-mena Counsel’s review of the top transactions and matters that closed during 2018...
In search of visionary client service providers
We have set the challenge for legal service providers to demonstrate that they can truly stand inside the shoes of their clients.