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Asia - Recent Legal Articles
- Under What Conditions Would the Court Change Child Custody in China?
Provided by Yingke Law Firm
Once the right of child custody is granted to one party by court of law, it is difficult to change. If the other party wants to bring up child himself or herself, he or she has to prove stipulated situations exist.
- Employment and Labour Law: Kazakhstan
Provided by Grata Law Firm
Labour relationships in Kazakhstan are governed not only by the provisions of the Labour Code of Kazakhstan, but also by special legislative acts (on civil service, on internal affairs authorities, etc.).
- Fair Use or more Fair Dealing: China’s Copyright Law in Transition
Provided by Yingke Law Firm
The third draft of proposed amendments to the Chinese Copyright Law was released on March 31, 2012. As expected with any piece of legislation with economic import, this draft was the result of much political pushing and pulling. In the end, no one was happy. But as we live in a time of profound technological and cultural change, it’s reasonable to be unhappy some of the time with what the Copyright Law does and does not allow.
- Recognition and Enforcement of an Arbitral Award in Thailand
Provided by Siam Legal International
Under Thai law, an arbitration award must be recognized and enforced by the judicial system.
- Elimination of Tax-related Administrative Approvals in China
Provided by MMLC Group
The State Council of China has recently issued several decisions for the purpose of further decentralization and the abolishment of tax administrative approval and registration requirements.
- Company Incorporation in Myanmar - 100% Foreign Ownership
Provided by Thai International Law Firm Co., Ltd.
The Republic Union of Myanmar laws and regulations are different in many aspects.
- Investment Risks in Kazakhstan
Provided by Pari Passu Advisory
Investors from different countries are continuing to establish their offices in Kazakhstan and many companies are willing to do business here. The rate of success stories for investors in Kazakhstan is good enough. However, there is always something new and unexpected when a foreign investor starts its business in an unknown country.
- New Rule in China on Administration over Cosmetics is Coming Soon
Provided by Wiselink Law Firm Shanghai
The draft of Supervision & Administration Rule over Cosmetics by China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) contains many changes comparing with the old version. Internet sales becomes to be one of the eye-catching changes.
- Amendments to Hong Kong Listing Rules relating to Risk Management and Internal Control
Provided by Angela Wang & Co.
On 19 December 2014, the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong published amendments to the Corporate Governance Code and Corporate Governance Report contained in Appendix 14 of the Main Board Listing Rules (“the Code”) to include specific provisions relating to risk management and internal controls into the Code.
- Right and Obligation of Property Brokerage Company in Indonesia
Provided by Leks&Co
Right and obligation of property brokerage company is stipulated under the Minister of Trade Regulation Number 33/M-DAG/PER/8/2008 on Property Brokerage Company (“Permendag No. 33/M-DAG/PER/ 8/2008“). Property brokerage company is the entity that operates as a sale and purchase broker, lease broker, research and assessment, marketing, as well as consultancy and information dissemination relating to a property based on employer’s or client’s instruction under a written agreement (“Company”).
- Frequently Asked Questions about Unfair Dismissal in Malaysia
Provided by Donovan & Ho
While many people may be familiar with the term "unfair dismissal" or "wrongful termination", the concept of unfair dismissal in Malaysia not as straightforward as it appears. This article hopes to address some of the more frequently asked questions about the law and procedure relating to unfair dismissal claims in Malaysia.
- Design Laws Improve in Singapore
Provided by Mirandah Asia
The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) takes another step towards enhancing and strengthening Singapore’s Intellectual Property (IP) system.
- Bangladesh Child Adoption and Immigration
Provided by M. R. I. Chowdhury & Associates
Bangladesh is not party to the Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Inter-country Adoption (Hague Adoption Convention). Therefore, when the Hague Adoption Convention entered into force for the United States on April 1, 2008, inter-country adoption processing for Bangladesh did not change. Bangladeshi law does not allow for full adoptions of Bangladeshi children.
- Notice Period of Resignation for Directors in Malaysia
Provided by JK LIM Advocates & Solicitors
There is always the beginning and the end. Upon being appointed as directors, many of these directors may not be aware of the requisite notice period of resignation from their high office.
- A Look on Domestic Violence
Provided by LMG Law Office
Domestic Violence in relation to RA 9262. Domestic Violence is an act of aggressive behaviour within the home and towards a member or members of the family such as but not limited to physically inflicting bodily harm to a spouse or children, verbally assaulting a member of the family, sexually abusing the wife, partner or even the children.