Focus on… Doing business in the post-COVID-19 world, Lee and Li

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Taiwan government has loosened certain compliance requirements for companies. For example, Article 170 of the Company Act stipulates that a shareholders meeting should be held at least once a year and should be convened within six months following the end of a company’s fiscal year, unless otherwise approved …

Focus on… Doing Business In a Post-COVID-19 World, Luther

When it comes to starting a new business in Myanmar or expanding an existing one, what steps should be taken? It is important to note that despite the ongoing liberalization process, foreign investors may experience investment restrictions even in sectors which should be open to investments. Whether due to outdated laws, lack of clear regulations …

Focus on… The OrionW Perspective: Singapore’s Technology Sector Is Geared for Post-COVID Growth

OrionW is a leading Singapore specialist law firm focusing on local and cross-border technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) and financial technology (FinTech) matters. We represent corporate and law firm clients globally on a wide range of cutting-edge Singapore and regional APAC projects in TMT and FinTech areas. Our team has decades of technology law experience …

Focus on… Doing business in a post-COVID-19 world, LC Lawyers LLP

How would law firms advise their clients to conduct business during the pandemic and post COVID-19? As COVID-19 continues to impact people and economies around the world, we anticipate a slow and uneven recovery, posing new challenges for most industries including law firms. However, it also presents new opportunities for lawyers to enhance resilience for …

Focus on… How COVID-19 is affecting investments in the Philippine market, Quisumbing Torres

Maria Christina Macasaet-Acaban Partner and Head, Corporate & Commercial / M&A Ina Alexandra Dominguez Partner, Corporate & Commercial / M&A Since the declaration of a state of public health emergency in the Philippines in March 2020 due to COVID-19, the Philippine government has enacted various laws and regulations that present opportunities for increased investment, provide …

Interview with… Dato’ Nitin Nadkarni, Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill

Nitin is the Head of the Firm’s International Arbitration Practice and the Tax, SST & Customs Practice. Nitin’s main area of practice is in international arbitration, focusing on oil & gas, energy, construction and engineering, and infrastructure projects. Nitin also specialises in income tax and customs litigation and disputes. Nitin has more than 30 years’ …

Interview with… Mr Tanjib Alam – Head of Chambers, Tanjib Alam and Associates

How has your role / involvement in client facing work changed since becoming managing partner/setting up your firm? I set up my law firm, Tanjib Alam and Associates back in the year 2009 with a small number of talented associates. I remember during that time I had to provide personal attention to all my clients …

Focus on… CHAZAI & PARTNERS

CHAZAI & PARTNERS is a business law firm dedicated to Africa, that offers innovative and accessible legal and tax advice and services to local and multinational companies, banks, financial institutions, governments and other public sector entities, as well as individual investors, in accordance with best international standards and practices. The Firm was founded in 2017 …