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...
ALB proudly announces the winners of Shilton Sharpe Quarry Thomson Reuters ALB China Law Awards 2016.
Beijing-based Guantao Law Firm has formally announced that it is merging with Zhongmao Law Firm in Shanghai.
Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW) has entered into a formal association with Chinese shipping firm Wintell & Co.
Freshfield Bruckhaus Deringer has represented Chinese conglomerate CITIC Group on a $4.8 billion agreement to sell its residential property business in mainland China to China Overseas Land & Investment
|DEADLINE EXTENDED: ALB M&A Rankings 2016 截止延期：ALB 2016年并购排名The deadline for submissions for the ALB M&A Rankings 2016 has been extended to Friday, 29 July 2016. 我们温馨地提示您ALB 2016年并购排名的报名截止时间延期至7月29日，您仍有一周的时间来参与我们的排名。 Full Article|
|Chinese miners call for anti-dumping probe into iron ore importsChinese iron ore miners have called for an anti-dumping investigation into imports of the steelmaking raw material from top suppliers Australia and Brazil. Full Article|
|An arranged marriage in China's steel industry troubled from the startIt may be the Chinese government's idea of creative destruction. Full Article|
|China's Fosun nears Brazil fund purchase, source saysFosun International Ltd is in advanced talks to buy Brazilian fund manager Rio Bravo Investimentos Ltda, a source familiar with the matter said, in what would be the Chinese firm's first investment in Brazil. Full Article|
|Asia Appointments: Week of July 25Hogan Lovells energy, finance quintet moves to Jones Day, Simmons adds financial markets partner from Linklaters in Hong Kong, and much more in this week’s appointments table. Full Article|
|Hogan Lovells energy, finance quintet moves to Jones DayJones Day has hired a team of five energy lawyers from Hogan Lovells as partners in its Singapore and Beijing offices, including James Harris, who was the global head of infrastructure Full Article|
|Scourge of mounting debts Why is the guarantee market in such a state of disorder? The financial “earthquake” caused by a default by Hebei Financing Investment Holding Group will have an enduring legacy. Li Shangjing reports. Full Article|
|General Counsel Roundtable: How to build a successful in-house teamDuring the recent ALB Shanghai 2016 In-House Legal Summit, four general counsel and legal directors working in different industries shared their experiences and insights into building a successful in-house team. Full Article|
|GC Interview: DiDi’s Yin YongshengAs the largest one-stop e-hailing platform in China, DiDi is not only a popular app with an 80 percent market penetration, but also a pioneer of the ‘sharing economy.’ Its general counsel, Yin Yongsheng, shares his insights on the development... Full Article|
|The Han Kun Way In recent years, Han Kun Law Offices has handled many well-known deals, including representing Baidu in an exchange of Qunar shares for Ctrip shares, advising Meituan on its strategic cooperation with Dianping, participating in the Didi Dache-Kuaidi Dache merger, and... Full Article|
|ALB Top 15 Rising Lawyers 2016 27 Jul 16 In its annual rankings, ALB showcases 15 young lawyers from across China whose impressive career development points to their potential to make it big in the legal profession in the future.|
|ALB 2016 China’s Top General Counsels 27 Jun 16 After more than a month of research, Asian Legal Business is proud to present the 2016 edition of China’s Top General Counsel. This year’s survey, exclusively sponsored by East & Concord Partners, was independently carried out by ALB’s survey team.|
|ALB China IP Ranking 2016 19 May 16 This year’s IP rankings for China includes a mix of established heavyweights and up-and-coming contenders, including Long An, Hiways, CCPIT, DeHeng, Chang Tsi, Hengdu and GoldenGate.|