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Iqbal Khan and Ambarish Join JSA
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Two star equity partners, 20 lawyers, leave SAM for JSA

Iqbal Khan and Ambarish, formerly partners in the corporate, M&A and private equity practice at Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co, have moved to JSA along with their team of around 20 lawyers

Hogan Lovells Hires Jiang Shaohui
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M&A specialist joins Hogan Lovells’ Greater China team

Hogan Lovells has hired a partner in its M&A practice in Greater China from White & Case, Jiang Shaohui, who also brings two team members to the firm

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Bytedance suffers setback in Singapore trademark challenge

China’s internet technology giant Bytedance has lost a trademark case against Singapore-incorporated Dol Technology

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Taking on uninvited takeover bids

Publicly traded Japanese companies are facing novel pressures to deal with unexpected acquirers knocking on their doors

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Five law firms act on first Chapter 18C IPO on HKEX

Five law firms have secured roles on QuantumPharm’s USD127 million debut on the HKEX in the city’s first IPO launched

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Fangda hires former TianTong co-founding partner Wang Feng

Dispute veteran Wang Feng has joined Fangda Partners from TianTong Law Firm, where he held positions as a co-founding partner and head of the Nanjing office

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Gibson Dunn adds HK partner in global finance practice boost

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher strengthens global finance practice with Daniel Abercromby joining as partner in Hong Kong

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SHIAC opens Hong Kong centre to spark global push

The 36-year-old Shanghai International Arbitration Centre (SHIAC) officially inaugurated its first offshore branch in Hong Kong on 5 May

CO-PUBLISHED FEATURES

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Constructive dismissal: The quiet firing

By Agrima Awasthi, Shivanshu Sharma and Diksha Singh, Wadhwa Law Offices
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Renewable purchase obligations apply to electricity cogeneration

By Abhishek Tripathi and Rahul Bangia, Sarthak Advocates & Solicitors
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Overview of the ESG framework in India

By Anjan Dasgupta and Ajay Shaw, DSK Legal
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India’s market mechanisms for raising climate finance

By Gautam Chabra and Meyyappan Nagappan, Trilegal
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MARKET PULSE

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Sridhar Mothe to strengthen Singhania’s Hyderabad practice

Sridhar Mothe has joined Singhania & Co as a partner to bolster the firm’s construction and infrastructure arbitration practice in Hyderabad

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Wintell & Co absorbs Guangdong boutique firm

Wintell & Co’s Shenzhen branch has expanded after taking over First Heart & Faith Law Firm and including 17 of its lawyers into the ranks

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IP specialist joins DOCVIT’s Beijing office

DOCVIT Law Firm has deepened its IP and competitive law practice bench in Beijing with the addition of Liu Haiping

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China Business Law Awards (Regional Awards) 2024 – Open for submissions

China Business Law Journal is researching the annual China Business Law Awards, recognizing top regional law firms in China

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Jakarta’s HHR signals regeneration with partner promotion

HHR Lawyers has appointed Pardamean Kurniawan as its newest partner, enhancing the firm’s services in Jakarta

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RPC adds Singapore partner to lift APAC corporate practice

RPC has welcomed Kiat Wee Lau as a partner in its corporate practice to enhance the firm’s capabilities in the Asia-Pacific region

CORRESPONDENTS

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Advanced analytics aid real estate decisions

By Ashoo Gupta, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.
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Liabilities and compliance tips for information disclosure

By Chen Zhuoling, Starrise Law Firm
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Case study: Identifying employers in international EPC contracts

By Sarah Gao and Shao Xiaohui, Anli Partners
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Proposed data security rules target banking and insurance

By Guang Zhenming, Joint-Win Partners
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Your trade secret is safe with me

By Essenese Obhan, Sneha Gandhi, and Charul Yadav, Obhan & Associates
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Void clause of plant varieties statute resurrected

By Manisha Singh and Neha Ruhela, LexOrbis
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Roll-up vehicles driving early-stage investments

By Swathi Girimaji and Sachit Ram, Bharucha & Partners
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Creative AI: when new isn’t original

By Frank Liu, Shanghai Pacific Legal
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Mitigating legal issues and risks in contracted operations

By Huang Heng, ETR Law Firm
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Real estate safe as houses for FDI

By Rohit Jain and Diviay Chadha, Singhania & Co
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Reference to arbitration must be specific

By Sudeshna Guha Roy and Alabh Lal, Bharucha & Partners
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Preventing corporate governance risks under new Company Law

By Shen Youfu and Wang Lei, DOCVIT Law Firm

CO-PUBLISHED FEATURES

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Making a claim using the retention of title clause

By Meng Ting, GoldenGate Lawyers
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New chapter for northbound Mutual Recognition of Funds

By Sue Sun and Elaine Wang, Llinks Law Offices
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Impact of reverse CFIUS on American limited partners

By Hu Yao, Han Kun Law Offices
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Assessing compliance of trading in geoinfo data products

By Wei Jie and Han Xiangli, Blossom & Credit Law Firm
CHINA LEXICON

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Elite lawyers' work-life balance
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Grind and unwind

Long working hours may be part and parcel of the lawyer experience, but it does not have to compromise other pursuits in life

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Vietnam Law Firm Awards

Asia Business Law Journal names the country’s top law firms

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Wolves at the gate

When activist shareholders come knocking, general counsel hold a unique protective position

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Landmark Changes

Sweeping reforms are heralding a new era for foreign investment into Vietnam’s property sector, but much remains unexplained

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Leading the way

Great leadership is irreplaceable, especially in tough market conditions, guiding law firms and young talent through adversity

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Impact of the new Company Law on investment disputes

By Yao Yuexi and Zhao Tianyue, Hylands Law Firm
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How FMCG firms protect brand rights early in market

By Roy Yang, Hengtai Law Offices

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Indian Law Firm Awards 2024

We recognise the ingenuity and achievements of the country’s top law firms

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Land requirements for new energy investments in Cyprus

By Wang Jihong and Xu Yibai, Zhong Lun Law Firm
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Aditya Vikram Bhat leaves AZB to steer independent

Aditya Vikram Bhat, a former senior partner at AZB & Partners, has decided to fly solo with his independent practice

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JILA addresses legal challenges in ransomware attacks

The ins and outs of ransomware attacks took centre stage at the Japan In-house Lawyers Association’s (JILA) two-part seminar

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Cyril Amarchand, AZB act for Godrej family in settlement

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas and AZB & Partners are acting for two branches of the Godrej family advising on a settlement arrangement

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Kapil Chaudhary embraces new role at Info Edge

Kapil Chaudhary, with over 23 years of experience, has joined Info Edge as executive VP and general counsel

IN-HOUSE AGENDA

ACCHK advocates inclusion
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ACCHK advocates for more women in Asia boardrooms

The International Women’s Day theme of inclusion is the inspiration behind the ACCHK and the BakerWomen Committee’s panel

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WILJ, JILA and JICN face challenge of generative AI

Women in Law Japan (WILJ) hosted a seminar titled “Legal Generative AI: The New Equation for Legal Departments of the Future” on 3 April

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ACCHK leads dialogue with HKEX, SFC heads

The Association of Corporate Counsel Hong Kong (ACCHK) held an engaging fireside chat on 13 March at The China Club in Bank Street, Central

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SCCA set for official recognition at APAC Legal Congress

The Singapore Corporate Counsel Association (SCCA) is set for official Singapore government recognition as the national body for in-house counsel

CHINA LEXICON

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Habeas corpus

This column examines the principle that detainees should have access to court review to ensure their detention's legality

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Judgement writing

This column explores the way in which judgments can be structured and expressed

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Restrictive state immunity

More than six years ago, this column discussed the doctrine of state immunity and how it was interpreted and applied in various jurisdictions

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