Amid all this uncertainty and instability, what is the legal industry in Asia doing to prepare itself and its clients for Brexit’s fallout? ALB talks to lawyers to gain insights...
Submissions are now open for ALB Asia’s 40 Under 40 list, which profiles the brightest young legal minds in the region.
Anderson Mori & Tomotsune edged out the competition at the ALB Japan Law Awards 2016, collecting six gongs, including Japan Deal Firm of the Year, Japan Law Firm of the...
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy has announced that it will match the new “Cravath scale” across its Asia offices, to go with its offices in other parts of the world.
Asian Legal Business is pleased to announce that research for the ALB M&A Rankings 2016 is now underway.
|NRF, Bakers, A&G, Dentons on Frasers Logistics’ $664 mln SG IPONorton Rose Fulbright has advised Frasers Logistics & Industrial Trust on its initial public offering on the Singapore Exchange valued at S$903 million ($664 million), the largest on the local bourse this year and the biggest first-time share sale in... Full Article|
|Gide shutters Hong Kong office, establishes alliance with HWBFrench law firm Gide Loyrette Nouel has closed its Hong Kong office, and moved its three-member team there to local outfit Howse Williams Bowers (HWB), with which it has established an alliance. Full Article|
|Brexit roundtable: 'A great deal of concern'Amid all this uncertainty and instability, what is the legal industry in Asia doing to prepare itself and its clients for Brexit’s fallout? ALB talks to lawyers to gain insights into what Brexit could mean for Asia’s businesses, economy and... Full Article|
|Asia Appointments: Week of June 27Anjie nabs three capital market partners in Beijing, Baker & McKenzie announces promotions, and much more in this week’s appointments table. Full Article|
|Days after RBI chief steps down, India eases foreign investment rulesIndia announced on Monday sweeping reforms to rules on foreign direct investment, clearing the way for Apple to open stores in the country and announcing easier terms for investors in sectors ranging from civil aviation to pharmaceuticals. Full Article|
|SE Asia Deals: Week of June 20Shearman, AHP star in Cikarang Listrindo’s $275 mln Indonesia IPO, India’s Shardul, Cyril, AZB act on HDFC Standard’s potential acquisition of Max Life Insurance, and many more in this week’s Southeast Asia deals table. Full Article|
|ALB 2016 Diversity listThe list highlights ten law firms in Asia are promoting a more inclusive workplace. Write-up by Dana MacLean Full Article|
|Distant sheltersAsian shipping lines hit by crisis are looking to file for bankruptcy in jurisdictions outside the region, finds Sergio Held Full Article|
|A balancing actAs data protection laws proliferate across the Asian region, general counsel must be savvy when it comes to seeking out solutions, finds Haky Moon Full Article|
|Silver liningsMalaysia’s real estate sector might be feeling the slowdown affecting the overall economy, but lawyers remain optimistic about the work being generated from the sector, reports Ranajit Dam Full Article|
|Women in Law 16 Jun 16 In ALB’s annual celebration of Women in Asia’s legal profession, Dana Maclean profiles six key female lawyers who are making a mark in the industry and setting inspiring examples for others to follow.|
|ALB IP Rankings 2016 19 May 16 A mix of established heavyweights and up-and-comers make the ALB IP Rankings for 2016.|
|ALB Employer of Choice 2016 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.|