We are now accepting submissions for the ALB 2015 Intellectual Property rankings .
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett have scored advisory roles on the merger between two of China’s leading taxi-hailing apps, Didi Dache and Kuaidi Dache,...
Qualcomm Inc has agreed to pay China a fine of $975 million, the largest in the country's corporate history, ending a 14-month government investigation into anti-competitive practices.
King & Wood Mallesons will open an office in Singapore after being granted a foreign law practice licence by the Attorney General’s Chambers.
The partnership of China’s Dacheng Law Offices has reached an agreement with global law firm Dentons to merge, according to Li Shoushuang, managing partner of the Chinese firm, thus creating...
|Call for submissions: ALB 2015 IP RankingsWe are now accepting submissions for the ALB 2015 Intellectual Property rankings. Full Article|
|CLOSING SOON: ALB Employer of Choice Survey 2015 (双语)ALB’s annual survey of the best law firms to work for in Asia is closing soon. 《亚洲法律杂志》2015年度亚洲最受雇员欢迎的律师事务所评选开始接受调查问卷。 Full Article|
|Magnusson opens its doors in Hong KongBaltic Sea Region law firm Magnusson is set to open in Hong Kong after entering into an association with local firm Advokatfirman Odebjer Fohlin and bringing partners Kristian Odebjer and Paulo Fohlin on board. Full Article|
|Asia Appointments: Week of Feb. 23Shearman moves M&A partner to Singapore, Colin Ng & Partners appoints new corporate partner, and much more in our weekly Asia appointments table. Full Article|
|Shearman moves M&A/PE partner from HK to SingaporeShearman & Sterling has relocated M&A and private equity partner Sidharth Bhasin from Hong Kong to Singapore as it looks to strengthen those practices in Southeast Asia. Full Article|
|Skadden, STB drive $6 bln China taxi app mergerSkadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett have scored advisory roles on the merger between two of China’s leading taxi-hailing apps, Didi Dache and Kuaidi Dache, which is expected to create one of the world’s largest... Full Article|
|A piecemeal effortChina is set to publish a planning document aimed at improving its inefficient state-led firms, which will also result in a loosening of its grip on these firms. However, the question is whether these reforms, subject to the government’s enduring... Full Article|
|Seeking modernisationChina has published a set of guidelines to support and develop its shipping industry, as it looks to secure its supply chains and grows more assertive over territorial disputes in the South China Sea. Brenda Goh reports, with additional contributions... Full Article|
|Splashing the cashChina plans to spend billions of dollars to revive intercontinental land routes and develop maritime links to expand commerce and expand its clout in a freight system dominated by European shipping lines. Brenda Goh finds out more about President Xi... Full Article|
|Private interestPrivate equity investments are continuing to flow into China, particularly in the TMT sector, and foreign funds are beginning to take on increasingly risky propositions, says Raghavendra Verma Full Article|
|ALB CSR List 2015 (China) 04 Feb 15 ALB has compiled law firms' work in the past 12 months and after a detailed research involving, among other parameters, comparisons of the social responsibilities firms have been shouldering, we are proud to present the top five firms on our list|
|ALB Firms to Watch 2015 (China) 26 Jan 15 Asian Legal Business has spotlighted the top five firms to watch in China for 2015|
|Asia’s Top 50 Largest Law Firms 2014 01 Nov 14 This year, ALB has separated Asia’s Top 50 Largest Law Firms list into two tables: Top 50 International Firms and Top 50 Asian Firms. The former table ranks Baker & McKenzie as the largest international firm by headcount in Asia,...|