Bird & Bird has added James Fong as a partner, bolstering its corporate practice in China. Fong joins from Mayer Brown JSM, where he was a corporate partner. He is an experienced corporate finance lawyer, and primarily advises sponsors and issuers on capital market transactions. He also has considerable experience advising on corporate finance matters, including block trades, rights issues, takeover, private equities, listing of exchange-traded funds, cash offer, joint ventures and regulatory compliance. Fong will work closely with the firm’s existing Hong Kong equity capital markets and corporate team, as well as the established teams in Beijing and Shanghai.
Sexual harassment in Vietnam
Vietnam's new Labor Code, which comes into effect at the beginning of 2021, addresses sexual harassment and, for the first time, provides a disciplinary framework. This article from Russin & Vecchi should help organisations and their HR managers set up an enforceable ...
Exhibition: Track of Time – Moments of Transition, Beijing 1986, by Patrick Dransfield
The nineteen images by Patrick Dransfield comprising have never been seen publicly before, and capture a time now lost ...