Breaking News

Cyril Amarchand, AZB trade high-profile laterals as India talent war heats up
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas (CAM) has hired Percival Billimoria, formerly a senior partner at AZB & Partners as the head of its Delhi office and the chair of its Disputes, Regulatory, Advocacy and Policy practice. Full Article
SICC issues its first judgment on $800 mln dispute
The Singapore International Commercial Court (SICC) has issued its first written judgment on an $800 million dispute concerning parties from Indonesia and Australia, involving various claims related to the breaches of a joint venture agreement. Full Article
AMT opens office in Thailand
Japanese law firm Anderson Mori & Tomotsune has opened an office in Bangkok, Thailand, its fifth overseas outpost. Full Article
North Asia Deals: Week of May 23
Norton Rose guides Sang (Siu Po) International on its Hong Kong IPO, DeHeng, Latham, Pillsbury act on Mattson Tech’s $300 mln merger with Beijing E-Town Dragon, and many more in this week’s North Asia deals table. Full Article
SE Asia Deals: Week of May 23
Milbank advises VietJet on its landmark $11.3 bln deal, CAM, Jones Day and Khaitan act on Indian dairy company Parag Milk Foods on its IPO, and many more in this week’s Southeast Asia deals table. Full Article
CAM, Jones Day, Khaitan star in Parag Milk Foods IPO
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas has advised Indian dairy company Parag Milk Foods on its initial public offering of 7.51 billion rupees ($111 million), with Jones Day and Khaitan & Co advising the underwriters. Full Article


Offshore Client Choice List 2016
Asian Legal Business surveyed clients to pick a group of 10 outstanding lawyers who make up its inaugural Offshore Client Choice list. Full Article
Tackling the cyber threat
With the proliferation of online attacks, inhouse counsel are becoming increasingly involved in their organisation’s cybersecurity, finds Pearl Liu Full Article
Powering up Indonesia
The Southeast Asian country has declared its intention to ramp up its electricity generation, and the private sector is expected to be a key part of the process. While the government is striving to cut the red tape, work still... Full Article
An evolving market
It’s been two years since Thailand’s junta came to power, and while transactional work has seen a drop of late, the country’s legal sector has remained generally stable. Ranajit Dam speaks to law firms about the kind of work that’s... Full Article

Special Reports

ALB IP Rankings 2016
By ALB | 19 May 16
A mix of established heavyweights and up-and-comers make the ALB IP Rankings for 2016.
ALB Employer of Choice 2016
By ALB | 18 Apr 16
The ALB Employer of Choice Rankings were compiled taking into account responses from more than 3,500 private practice lawyers across Asia, ranging from managing partners to paralegals, as well as our own market knowledge.
Innovation List 2016
By ALB | 01 Mar 16
In its inaugural Innovation List, ALB names 10 firms across the Asian region that are using innovation to work more efficiently, assist clients better and remain ahead of their competitors.