Law Firms, Lawyers in Asia
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Asia - Recent Legal Articles
- How to Split Right of Car Plate by Divorce or Inheritance in China
Provided by Yingke Law Firm
Car plates are very hard to get in China. What is its value in the case of divorce and inheritance?
- Bad Faith Warning and Termination of an Employee - Hong Kong
Provided by Angela Wang & Co.
Bad Faith Warning and Termination of an Employee
- Hong Kong Becomes More Investment Friendly after Tax Exemption
Provided by Masson de Morfontaine
On 17 July 2015, the Hong Kong Government gazetted the Inland Revenue (Amendment) (No.2) Ordinance 2015 (“the Ordinance”), which extended the profits tax exemption for offshore funds to private equity (“PE”) funds.
- Normal Creditors and Secured Creditors in Thai Bankruptcy Law
Provided by Siam Legal International
Bankruptcy in Thailand is governed by the Bankruptcy Act of B.E. 2483 (1940) and allows bankruptcy status for both natural persons and juristic persons.
- The Bangladesh Hotel and Restaurant Act of 2014
Provided by Karobi International
The Bangladesh Hotel and Restaurant Act 2014 has been passed in the parliament with some new provisions in November 2014. The Bangladesh Hotel and Restaurant Act 2014 has replaced the Bangladesh Hotel and Restaurant Ordinance, 1982. The ordinance was made during HM Ershad’s military regime in 1982. The ordinance became invalid as the High Court ruled that HM Ershad’s takeover of state power was illegal.
- Success in Litigation is Possible by Strategy, Analysis & Simplicity
Provided by Amlegals
Strategy matters the most in litigation.
- China's New National Security Law
Provided by MMLC Group
Developments in China's national security regulation, and contrasts the position with that existing in Australia and the USA as of 29 July 2015.
- How to Define the Legal Nature of Employment of Retired Staffs
Provided by Mylink Law Office
In the actual situation,many companies prefer to use these staffs reaching or over retirement age,but there is a controversy on the relationship between the company and this staff,it’s the labor relationship or the labor service relationship.In this article,we will give our views and suggestion.
- New Copyright Law in Indonesia
Provided by Leks&Co
Law Number 28 of 2014 on Copyright (“New Copyright Law”) was issued on 16 October 2014, which revokes the Law Number 19 of 2002 on Copyright (“Old Copyright Law”). The New Copyright Law became effective since 16 October 2014. The New Copyright Law stipulates several terms which are more complex compared to the Old Copyright Law.
- Malaysian Patent Revoked Due to Lack of Novelty
Provided by Mirandah Asia
In Suit No. 22NCVC-489-04-2012 between Fukuyama Automation Sdn Bhd (the plaintiff) and Xin Xin Engineering and Trading and Wong Thiam Fook (collectively referred to as the defendants), the High Court of Malaya invalidated the plaintiff’s Malaysian Patent No. MY-124182-A due to lack of novelty in view of the prior disclosure of the Japanese Patent No. 2812353 (JP2812353). Subsequently, the High Court dismissed the infringement case filed by the Plaintiff.
- Updates on Indian Companies Act
Provided by Global Jurix
There was a time when talks were going around that starting up a private company and its maintenance will become a tedious task with numerous compliances and strict procedures, will cause it to take a back seat. The exemptions provided to private limited company under the Indian Companies Act, 2013, come as a stroke of blissful breeze.
- 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.
- 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.