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Lawyers across Asia look at other career paths with growing interest

Stressful competition behind the hustle of Guangdong’s legal landscape

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General counsel hold the keys to unlocking sound investment opportunities in troubled times

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CORRESPONDENTS

Transforming S&T achievements into companies for domestic listing

By Wang Yan and Zhao Lihua, Grandway Law Offices

Importance of intellectual property due diligence in M&A

By Frank Liu, Shanghai Pacific Legal
Waive rights in standard terms

Beware of expressions of intent to “waive rights” in standard terms

By Zhao Dongxu, Leaqual Law Firm

Effectively exercising bill bearer rights in recourse disputes

By Wang Zhengqian, Tiantai Law Firm

Tax deferral in designing equity incentive plans

By Sun Hongxin, Zhilin Law Firm
Game changer for trade secret infringers

Article 32 a game changer for trade secret infringers

By Chen Zhixing and Lan Manfeng, AnJie Broad Law Firm
Third-party electronic notary platforms

Role of third-party electronic notary platforms in preserving evidence

By Chen Xue’er, Guangzhou Business School Law School, and Jeffrey Quan, ETR Law Firm
Building compliance culture, Du Jin

Building compliance culture

Are you available?

Are you available?

Rebuilding the faith, Michael Zhang

Rebuilding the faith

GLOBAL OUTLOOK

Remedies against malicious transfer of invested companies

By Liu Jing and Qi Hanwei, Han Kun Law Offices

Defending ‘disguised debt’ allegations in partnership PE funds

By Chen Zhuo and Zheng Yeye, Tian Yuan Law Firm

Bot model and legal risks to industrial project constructors

By Chen Zhuo and Wang Hao, Tian Yuan Law Firm

DISPUTE DIGEST

Judgment assesses nature of PPP agreements

This article examines how the definition of administrative agreements and the denial of their arbitrability will affect the arbitration clause in a public-private partnership (PPP) agreement

Hong Kong arbitration case based on defective clause

This article analyses this question based on an actual case concluded by CIETAC Hong Kong involving a defective arbitration clause

Comparing head office and branches on arbitration agreement validity

This article analyses whether such an arbitration strategy is valid in terms of contract relativity

FEATURES

Judgment assesses nature of PPP agreements

This article examines how the definition of administrative agreements and the denial of their arbitrability will affect the arbitration clause in a public-private partnership (PPP) agreement

Hong Kong arbitration case based on defective clause

This article analyses this question based on an actual case concluded by CIETAC Hong Kong involving a defective arbitration clause

Taking the plunge

As global uncertainty disrupts the legal workforce, Asian law firms see attrition as young lawyers switch to in-house and other lanes

Comparing head office and branches on arbitration agreement validity

This article analyses whether such an arbitration strategy is valid in terms of contract relativity

Going the distance

Yiru Sun, the new senior partner of Hylands Law Firm, shares unique insights from her years of practice,research results and future plans to continue developing in the capital markets field

Arbitrating the quality of goods in international trade

The arbitration tackles a typical issue in international commercial transactions: the determination of the quality of goods

Success stress

Stressful competition behind the hustle of Guangdong’s legal landscape

The A-List 2022

After thorough editorial survey and research, China Business Law Journal presents the elite lawyers in China’s legal market

Crisis innovation

Small wonder that the past couple of years have spawned an exciting amount of tech-related reform in China’s courts and arbitration institutions

AROUND THE REGION

Bollywood buzzing over NFTs

By Pravin Anand, Dhruv Anand and Udita Patro, Anand and Anand

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are all the rage among Indian celebrities, but scepticism remains due to the legal ambiguity of the blockchain ecosystem

Vietnam’s top 100 lawyers

Asia Business Law Journal presents the A-List of the 100 best practising lawyers in Vietnam

The hit list

Slow turnaround time and overpricing are the biggest turn-offs for in-house counsel in the region when dealing with their law firm counterparts, according to our survey

High five

From creating a manga version of patent examination guidelines to easing applications without a patent attorney, the heads of five major IP offices share their strategies to spur innovation while fostering collaboration

Taiwan’s solar-powered fishery project

By Billy MC Chen and Lillian Chen, K&L Gates

Fishery solar plant projects could benefit farmers and investors, but complexities from this new initiative could drain the pond

Arbitration aspirations

As Hong Kong reopens its borders, Mariel Dimsey, secretary-general of the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre, explains her plans to enhance the city’s reputation as a leading dispute resolution hub

Taking the plunge

Disruption brought by global uncertainty has pervaded the dynamics of the legal workforce, with lawyers across Asia rethinking a career outside the same old fish bowl

Cayman Islands BOR back in spotlight

By Anthony McKenzie, Rebecca Lee, Cheow Eng How, and Toh Wei Xun, Carey Olsen

Cayman companies are required to maintain beneficial ownership information in line with international standards to combat money laundering, tax evasion and terrorist financing

Japan Law Firm Awards 2022

Asia Business Law Journal names the top firms in Japan

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