Virtual and hybrid hearings are now the new norm.
Offshore law firm Ogier’s corporate administration business, Ogier Global, is set to open a Singapore office with the appointment Mei Luo and Connie Chan as associate directors.
The southern hub of Hyderabad is all set to become the latest Indian city to house an international arbitration and mediation centre, according to media reports.
The ALB India Law Awards 2021 celebrated the leading law firms, in-house teams and individuals in the country over the past year during a virtual event held on Aug. 19.
Global banks and other financial institutions in Hong Kong are scrambling to find out details of China's planned imposition of an anti-sanctions law on the city, and trying to understand how it could impact their operations in the financial hub.
After shuttering its Hong Kong office last year, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe on Friday announced its launch in another major East Asian financial hub with a new Singapore office.
ALB is pleased to launch our ALB Asia's Top 15 Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyers which will be announced in ALB Asia magazine's December 2021 edition. This list highlights the achievements of the top 15 IP lawyers across Asia who have consistently delivered high-quality IP work, set high standards in the IP space, while earning accolades from their colleagues, superiors and clients.
Asian Legal Business talks to Grace Chong, of counsel at Simmons & Simmons, one of the 15 lawyers in ALB’s inaugural list of top 15 rising lawyers under 40 years of age across Asia who have consistently delivered high-quality work and set high standards in their respective legal space while earning accolades from their colleagues, superiors and clients.
COVID-19 has wrought havoc on international business. While many Japanese companies have weathered the storm so far, some of their business partners overseas have not. As a result, many Japanese companies, as creditors, have found themselves drawn into the unfamiliar terrain of US bankruptcy law and bankruptcy courts. To provide some familiarity with US Chapter 11 proceedings, this article discusses the basics in a FAQ format.