Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Citigroup stood out among the crowd at The Macallan ALB Hong Kong Law Awards on Sep. 5, taking some of the most coveted awards home.
Research for the ALB 2014 Top 50 Largest Law Firms Rankings is now underway.
Nishimura & Asahi (N&A) is expanding into Indonesia by establishing an associate office with Rosetini & Partners, a domestic firm that has advised Japanese companies in Indonesia.
Kirkland & Ellis and Sullivan & Cromwell have advised CITIC Securities International and Goldman Sachs (U.S.), respectively on their investments in Huarong Asset Management.
India's antitrust regulator has said that Sun Pharmaceutical Industries has agreed that the $3.2 billion acquisition of Ranbaxy Laboratories could hurt competition.
|Jones Day, Baker Botts star in Ajinomoto’s $800mln Windsor purchaseJones Day has advised Japan’s Ajinomoto on its $800 million purchase of Houston-based frozen-food maker Windsor Quality Holdings. Full Article|
|HK Law Awards 2014: Winners for 8 new categories revealedThe Macallan ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2014, held at the Conrad Hotel in Hong Kong on September 5, celebrated the achievements of the winners of 40 awards, including eight new prizes across deal, law firm and in-house categories. Full Article|
|Freshfields, Citigroup shine at HK Law Awards 2014 Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Citigroup stood out among the crowd at The Macallan ALB Hong Kong Law Awards on Sep. 5, taking home some of the most coveted awards including the Hong Kong Law Firm of the Year, Hong Kong... Full Article|
|HK Law Awards 2014: Citigroup, KKR, PCCW-HKT bag top in-house prizesCitigroup, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and PCCW-HKT took home the top in-house honours at The Macallan ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2014 on Sep. 5. Full Article|
|HK Law Awards 2014: Freshfields wins bigFreshfields Bruckhaus Deringer emerged as the most successful law firm at The Macallan ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2014 on Sep. 5, taking home eight awards across firm, deal and individual categories. Full Article|
|Call for Submissions: ALB 2014 Top 50 Largest Law Firms RankingsResearch for the ALB 2014 Top 50 Largest Law Firms Rankings is now underway. So hurry and send in your submission by Sep. 22, 2014 (Monday). Full Article|
|Hopes and challengesWhile the election of Jokowi Widodo brings both pressures and opportunities for foreign investors, the overall outlook is promising, says Dana MacLean. Meanwhile, Newmont Mining's next move in its dispute with Indonesia is still in the air under Jokowi's new... Full Article|
|The evolution of offshore Offshore law firms are changing with the times, evolving to meet the needs of global businesses and the flow of capital that is both easier but also much more regulated. And although they still differentiate themselves from their onshore peers,... Full Article|
|Competition heats upChina’s crackdown on price-fixing and its increasing regulatory clout over international mergers and acquisitions is creating a hot new commodity in its legal industry: antitrust lawyers. Kanishk Verghese reports, with additional input from Denny Thomas of Reuters. Full Article|
|Enter the behemothA proposed three-way bank merger in Malaysia looks set to disrupt the old ways of Islamic finance, say Al-Zaquan Amer Hamzah and Bernardo Vizcaino of Reuters. Full Article|
|ALB M&A Review: 1H 2014 deals surge on optimistic outlook 24 Jul 14 This detailed report, the first in a series of Asia-Pacific M&A Reviews, provides companies with the insight and analysis to support their strategic investment decisions. Click the Buy Now button below to purchase the report at the special launch price...|
|Arbitration in Asia: The next generation? 01 Jul 14 Arbitration is becoming an increasingly popular method of dispute resolution in Asia, with Hong Kong and Singapore long viewed as the go-to destinations in the region. But now, other regional players like the KLRCA are making great strides towards becoming...|
|Practical Law China’s 2014 Governing Law survey 13 Jun 14 Chinese and foreign companies are increasingly seeking the help of external counsel to understand what governing law is standard for the different cross-border deals they are involved in. Practical Law China’s 2014 governing law survey gives them a clearer picture...|