Law Firms, Lawyers in Asia
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Asia - Recent Legal Articles
- China Tightens Control Over Online Content
Provided by MMLC Group
China has begun enforcing its new media content regulations. This article looks at how they are being enforced and targets of recent enforcement actions.
- Data Protection Regulations in Uzbekistan
Provided by Ryskiyeva and Partners Law Firm
Legislation of Uzbekistan does not contain a separate law or by-law that stipulate detailed regulation of data protection matters, except the Law on Trade Secret. However, there are several Uzbek laws in various fields that briefly describe data protection. Main legal act on this issue is Constitution (article 27), which guarantees protection from invasion of privacy, including privacy of private correspondence and telephone conversations.
- Associated Trademarks in India
Provided by Intepat
An associated trademark allows a business to brand new products and services with its primary mark or use derivative forms of its primary trademark. This type of trademark also allows a business to register a mark similar to one belonging to another business.
- Government Support of Investments in Kazakhstan
Provided by Signum Law Firm
What is an investment project? What investment preferences are available and how to apply for them.
- NBFI can invest in Alternative Investment Fund Bangladesh Bank
Provided by OGR Legal
Recently Bangladesh Bank decided to allow NBFI to invest in Alternative Investment Fund.
- How To Get a Divorce in India
Provided by Leges Juris Associates
India has different divorce laws for different religions. Almost all the religions have their own divorce laws in India which are used among themselves. There are separate laws for inter-cast or inter-religion marriages.
- Telephone Directories May Not Always Be Protected by Copyright in Singapore
Provided by Mirandah Asia
It is trite that copyright does not protect facts. No man may claim a monopoly over what is found in nature. Copyright only protects the expression of ideas - and even then - only the original expression of ideas.
- Cheque Dishonour Law in Bangladesh
Provided by Counsels Law Partners CLP
In the modern world it is almost unthinkable that a business would operate without the help of a bank, and as such the use of cheques in Bangladesh have been increased in the past decade. Due to the high number of transactions via this mode, the possibility of a cheque being dishonoured is substantially high. As such the receiver of cheques must have adequate and effective legal recourse which they can entertain when they do face this situation.
- Azerbaijan's Regulations on Agriculture: What Foreign Companies Need to Know
Provided by Remells Law Firm
A summary of Azerbaijan's laws and regulations on agriculture. Useful to those foreign companies interested in investing in agriculture-related business in Azerbaijan.
- What You Should Know When Seeking to Become a Thai National
Provided by Hughes Krupica
Practical points to consider when contemplating applying for Thai citizenship.
- Hong Kong Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014: Further Strengthening of Copyright Protection in the Digital World
Provided by Angela Wang & Co.
Further Strengthening of Copyright Protection in the Digital World Hong Kong Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014
- Time to Pay Attention to Anti-Dumping Petitions in Taiwan
Provided by Brain Trust International Law Firm
Since December 2015, U.S. steel producers have filed cases charging foreign competitors with dumping products, U. S. government has twice penalized foreign steel producers as a result. Likewise, the Taiwan based steel manufacture, Chinese Steel Corporation (CSC), has filed a petition to the competent authority of Taiwan.
- Thailand Premarital Agreement: Love, Money, and Marriage
Provided by Virasin & Partners
The purpose of a premarital agreement is to determine the division of properties in the event of a divorce. Thailand premarital agreements are strictly controlled through legislation.
- Plagiarism [In]Decent Recognition In India
Provided by Agnihotri & Jha Associates
"When you have wit of your own, it's a pleasure to credit other people for theirs. ― Criss Jami, Killosophy
- Hong Kong has Signed Double Tax Agreement with Russia
Provided by Masson de Morfontaine
Hong Kong and Russia have entered into a Comprehensive Double Tax Agreement (CDTA) on Jan 18, 2016. This is the 34th CDTA that Hong Kong has signed with its trading partners. The CDTA sets out clearly the allocation of taxing rights between the two jurisdictions and thus will help investors better assess their potential tax liabilities from cross-border economic activities.