Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe is advising on Chinese travel website Tuniu Corp’s sale of $500 million in new shares to a group of investors led by JD.com, the second largest...
Baker & McKenzie has become the first foreign law firm to enter into a ”joint operation” in China under Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ) rules after its application with Beijing’s...
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett is representing Alibaba Group Holding on the integration of its Tmall online pharmacy operations into Hong Kong-listed affiliate Alibaba Health Information Technology Limited, which has turned...
Submissions are now open for the ALB Diversity List 2015, which seeks to showcase the most notable law firms and in-house legal teams across Asia practicing diversity and inclusion in...
Latham & Watkins and Sullivan & Cromwell have starred in Chinese automotive glass maker Fuyao Glass Industry Group’s $953 million IPO in Hong Kong, the largest offering in the city...
|Call for submissions: ALB 2015 TOP 15 RISING LAWYERS || 《亚洲法律杂志》2015年度中国十五佳律师新星接受提名We are now accepting submissions for the ALB China 2015 Top 15 Rising Lawyers. The aim is to showcase 15 ambitious, up-and-coming young lawyers across China who have appeared on our radar for showing their potential and demonstrating that they... Full Article|
|China’s Huashang Law Firm and Italy’s BLB form allianceShenzhen-based Huashang Law Firm has entered into an alliance with Italy’s BLB Law Firm, giving both firms greater access to clients and work in the US, Europe and Asia. Full Article|
|Tian Yuan on proposed $2.7 bln CNNPC IPOTian Yuan Law Firm is advising China National Nuclear Power Corp’s (CNNPC) on its planned $2.7 billion initial public offering on Shanghai Stock Exchange, which would be the country’s biggest A-share listing in five years. Full Article|
|Broad & Bright welcomes back partner from Siemens in-house roleChina’s Broad & Bright has welcomed back Zhang Libin as a partner in Beijing from Siemens, where he headed that company’s in-house M&A team in Asia and Australia. Full Article|
|DaHui nabs disputes partner from HSFChina’s DaHui Lawyers has bolstered its dispute resolution team with the recent hire of Arthur Ma as a partner in Beijing from Herbert Smith Freehills. Full Article|
|CC, Bakers star in COFCO, CIC’s agribusiness JVClifford Chance and Baker & McKenzie have scored key advisory roles in the new joint venture set up by China’s largest grain trader COFCO with the country’s $650 billion sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corp (CIC). Full Article|
|‘We will make a big move this year’Wu Peng, Partner and Director of the Management Committee at Zhong Lun law firm, shared with ALB’s Shangjing Li about Zhong Lun’s representation of Qualcomm, and his experience of managing a law firm with over 1,000 lawyers. Full Article|
|Fading starFew can doubt the vital role that the variable interest entity structure, or VIE, has played in the development of China’s technology, media and telecom (TMT) space, turning the country’s tech companies into world-beaters. But recently, the structure appears to... Full Article|
|Buy, buy, buyHungry Chinese companies are on an acquisition spree, and Europe appears to be the favourite item on the menu, finds Shangjing Li Full Article|
|Ominous SignsAs the case of Shenzhen’s struggling Kaisa group grows murkier, and investors in China’s property industry grow worried, lawyers dissect how the case has been handled so far, and the kind of precedent it could set for future cases of... Full Article|
|ALB China IP Rankings 2015 01 May 15 In our annual IP Rankings, ALB has researched and identified the leading firms for intellectual property in China. Written by Maricel Estavillo.|
|Employer of Choice 2015 - China's Best Law Firms to Work For 01 Apr 15 ALB’s annual survey of the best law firms to work for in China lists ten domestic and five international firms that were lauded by their employees – from the paralegal level right up to managing partner – on issues ranging...|
|China's Top 15 Litigators 01 Mar 15 As in previous years, ALB brings to its readers a list of the best lawyers in the country in the fields of civil, commercial and criminal litigation. The lawyers have been chosen on the basis their knowledge, skill and outstanding...|