Law Firms, Lawyers in Asia
Law Firms and Their Lawyers in Asia
Asia - Recent Legal Articles
- China Solicits Opinions Concerning Exportation of Personal Information and Important Data
Provided by MMLC Group
As China's new Cyber Law kicks off, multinationals are turning their attention to compliance issues, including data transfer issues. This article looks at the current state of the law in this area.
- Thailand Patent Registry Set to Enforce Modified Examination Regime for Greater Efficiency (12/06/2017)
Provided by Mirandah Asia
Throughout 2017 so far, the government in Thailand has been signalling its intention to revamp the country’s patent system to provide a more efficient standard of service to applicants and inventors.
- Investing in Real Estate Overseas
Provided by Harvey Law Group
Insights on how to combine Real Estate & Citizenship
- Third Party Funding for Arbitration - The Hong Kong Version?
Provided by Angela Wang & Co.
A Third Party Funder in international commercial arbitration finances part or all of the cost of the proceedings in return for a remuneration dependent on the outcome of the dispute. Following most major arbitral jurisdictions' footsteps, Hong Kong is proposing to pass legislation directly contemplating Third Party Funding for arbitration.
- Incorporate a Company in Sri Lanka
Provided by D.L. & F. De Saram
Establishment of an Entity in Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka is ranked highly among the South Asian countries that offer ease in terms of establishing an entity. The country has a well-documented and established procedure of setting up a business.
- The Ultimate Guide to Buying Property in Malaysia
Provided by Fareez Shah & Partners
Understand key fundamental issues before purchasing any property
- Peculiarities of Using Elements "BIO", "ECO" and "ORGANIC" While Trademark Registration in Kazakhstan
Provided by Legalmax Law firm
Important information for brand owners about amendments to a law-enforcement practice of the RK Law No. 423-V "On Manufacture of Organic Products"
- Notes from Practice: Pledge Termination in Kazakhstan
Provided by Signum Law Firm
When handling client consultation on Kazakhstan law matters, we frequently face situations where, in approaching public bodies for registration purposes (be it the registration of companies/branch or representative offices, or the registration of encumbrances on movable/immovable property), we have to offer the client an ad hoc solution to legal issues.
- Specific Business Tax in Thailand
Provided by Siam Legal International
Specific Business Tax (SBT), under the Revenue Code of Thailand, is one type of tax applicable to operators of real estate businesses.
- Financing Liabilities in Mining Company Compliance in Indonesia
Provided by AM Oktarina Counselors at Law
In international business transaction, it is very common for entrepreneur to conduct the financing or loan transaction. This transaction generally is to support the entrepreneur business activity for certain sector such the construction development, company capital injection, contractor settlement payment, to secure the process of the facilities and infrastructure construction and etc.
- Ban on Bars Along Highways – No Disparity with Government Policy in India
Provided by Abhay Nevagi & Associates
The Supreme Court (SC) declared a ban on liquor outlets at a distance of 500 m. from state and national highways. This step taken by the SC met with criticism on the grounds that the SC was usurping the rights of the state government to decide policies. However, the SC has not usurped the authority and powers of the union or state governments in any way.
- Trademark Registration and Protection in Cambodia
Provided by ACLF
Cambodia become a party to the Madrid Protocol in 2015, which makes it possible to protect a mark in a large number of countries by obtaining an international registration that has effect in each of the designated contracting parties.
- Adoption in the Philippines for Non-Residents: The Hague on Inter-Country Adoption
Provided by De Borja Lamorena and Duano Law Offices
The Hague Convention on Inter-country Adoption is a treaty to which the Republic of the Philippines has already acceded.
- Debt Collection in China
Provided by Zhejiang Xinmu Law Firm
[The] collection of commercial debts in China can only be carried on by Chinese lawyers.
- Is the Legal Framework the Major Hindrance for the Development of Islamic Finance in Kazakhstan?
Provided by GRATA International
The question whether or not Islamic finance will have a future in Kazakhstan is not an easy one to answer. There is definitely strong support from the government of Kazakhstan for Islamic finance as an alternative source of funding for infrastructure, SMEs and such.