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Private businesses: Besieged and under pressure
Vietnam / Domestic private businesses are under pressure from state invested and foreign enterprises, plus other updates.
Keeping your mobile number for a lifetime
Philippines / A new law facilitates the easy movement of subscribers from one service provider to another.
Payments regulatory landscape in APAC: Six things to be aware of
Asia (Other) / Important considerations for payment service providers operating in Asia Pacific.
When subsidiaries go bankrupt
Vietnam / Can creditors “seek compensation” from parent companies? Plus other updates.
The right to know: Freedom of information in the Supreme Court
Philippines / Like all other rights, the “right to know” is not an absolute right.
Five steps to better board meetings
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In-House Community Counsels of the Year Awards 2019: Winners
MTR Corp, ADGM, Clifford Chance, Baker McKenzie and Lawcadia among the winners at our fourth annual awards dinner ...
In-House Community's inaugural UK event
The event will see specialists from Asia bringing expertise on the world of opportunity outside of The City.
Lubis Ganie joins KPMG alliance
The Indonesian law firm has joined KMPG’s global legal network.
Bringing it All Back Home – Asia and the City of London
The In-House Community will host the legal and business conference at The Law Society of England & Wales.
The Philippine Competition Commission bares its teeth
Philippines / For the first time since its inception in 2015, the Commission has blocked a merger after conducting its review.
Bridging the Thai-Chinese cultural divide
China (PRC) / China will soon become the leading foreign investor in Thailand, but there are still significant challenges for the unwary.
跨越中泰文化差异:寻找最佳法律合作伙伴
China (PRC) / 当她10岁随父母从中国移居泰国时,看到很多同时期的中国移民因为对泰国法律缺乏了解,投资受到重大损失。自此她矢志学习法律,立志帮助中国新移民跨越泰国的法律雷区,在泰国安居乐业。
Antitrust enforcement review 2018: Investigations on monopoly cases
China (PRC) / Recent cases in China show that enterprises need to actively comply with the law, pay close attention to legislation and promote employees’ awareness of compliance.
Merger clearance matters in the UAE
United Arab Emirates / Despite the limited number of filings and the dearth of decisions, parties conducting M&A in or from the UAE should consider the impact of the competition regime.
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 ...
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.
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.
The thing about … Robert Lewis
The Zhong Lun senior international counsel and brains behind docQbot talks about his career and the legal landscape in China.
A 'return' to private practice
Three experienced Asia-based lawyers spoke to Tim Gilkison about their 'return' to private practice, and how to make a successful transition ...
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.
In-House Community Counsels of the Year Awards 2019: Winners
MTR Corp, ADGM, Clifford Chance, Baker McKenzie and Lawcadia among the winners at our fourth annual awards dinner ...
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...