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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 imports
Chinese 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 start
It may be the Chinese government's idea of creative destruction. Full Article
China's Fosun nears Brazil fund purchase, source says
Fosun 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 25
Hogan 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 Day
Jones 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 team
During 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 Yongsheng
As 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

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ALB Top 15 Rising Lawyers 2016
By ALB | 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
By ALB | 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
By ALB | 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.