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China – Patent law in the Asia Pacific region

A regional comparison of patent law - China

Sri Lanka – Patent law in the Asia Pacific region

A regional comparison of patent law - Sri Lanka

Patent Law in Taiwan

A regional comparison of patent law - Taiwan

Singapore – Patent law in the Asia Pacific region

A regional comparison of patent law - Singapore

India – Patent law in the Asia Pacific region

A regional comparison of patent law - India

Japan – Patent law in the Asia Pacific region

A regional comparison of patent law - Japan

NY state of mind

Exclusive from New York's Chief Judge on the rising concept of commercial courts

A regional comparison of competition law

Region's experts head to head on competition laws

ACC alliance ‘good for HKCCA members’

HKCCA president Lin Shi on its alliance with ACC

Press for profit

First of our special series looks at the meteoric rise of fintech

The big build

Second article in our special series examining the Belt and Road

Need for clarity

Transparency crucial in arbitration between sovereign states and commercial investors

The squeeze

Global antitrust compliance gets tougher

In the interest of fairness

Cherie Blair QC discusses global standards for rules-based commerce

TM an Asian comparison

Region's IP experts head to head on trademark laws

Think big

First in a special series examining the Belt and Road

Build or Bust?

Can Duterte revive infrastructure in the Philippines?

Making your mark

Examination of IP legal developments in Indonesia

The Belt and Road – and the birthday

Law Society of HK prepares major legal conference alongside historic 110th anniversary

Deals of the Year 2016

Celebrating Asia's top transactions and the law firms that made them happen

2017… What’s ahead?

Asia's best legal minds explore the landscape in Year of the Rooster

Just relax

We analyze foreign investment in China under a new administrative regime

Canned soup?

What future is there for trade agreements in the wake of the collapse of the TPP?

Architect in-house

AIIB's legal architect shares his plans

Brakes on Brexit?

Tired of Brexit? Get prepared while you wait

Where there’s smoke

Tobacco brand bans: Where do you stand in this IP debate?

Total control

Singapore legal sector lopes forward despite some sizeable setbacks

On track

Infrastructure in Asia: what's hot and why

João Ribeiro shares his views on the legal system in Asia

UNCITRAL’s regional chief: Q&A

The legal system in Indonesia despite economic challenges

Despite the challenges, Indonesia makes its best efforts to rebuild

HKIAC and arbitration in Asia: Japan, Singapore, India and Hong Kong

Battle for supremacy in arbitration

A view to the East

India looks East with desires for expansion

Unity in Asia?

Singapore's Chief Justice Sundaresh Menon on the road to business law convergence

Deal shields

Corporates in Asia wise up to M&A insurance

New tiger’s tale

Will the new government continue a resurgence of the Philippines as an Asian Tiger?

A prayer for prevention

Compliance strategies in a tough neighbourhood

Asia on high alert over cybersecurity

A global concern is a regional priority requiring corporate counsel to be on top of their brief, writes Veta Richardson

Roads less travelled

Risks and rewards in the CMLV bloc of nations

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Japan A-List

Following an extensive nomination process, Asia Business Law Journal reveals the A-List of the country’s legal profession

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Indonesia’s top 100 lawyers

Asia Business Law Journal presents its A-List of the top 100 lawyers practising in Indonesia

Korea

Korea’s top 100 lawyers

Following an extensive nomination process, Asia Business Law Journal reveals the A-List of the country’s legal profession

CORRESPONDENTS

NFTs

Philippines ponders NFTs in online gaming

By Juan Miguel Calimon Dela Cruz, ACCRALAW 

Popular games like Axie Infinity and My Defi Pet have recently gained traction for their unique selling proposition that one can earn money as they play

AI’s right to legal identity in India

By Vaishali Mittal and Siddhant Chamola, Anand and Anand

Advocates of IP and economic growth have consistently propagated the cause of recognising AI inventions in law. However, this is different from the issue that debates granting legal recognition to AI as an independent entity

Challenges in implementing resolution plans in India

By Saurav Panda, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

In spite of the strong emphasis in IBC regarding time-bound implementation, there have been several challenges that have mired timely implementation of resolution plans

IN-HOUSE AGENDA

ACC Annual Meeting

ACC Annual Meeting tailored for APAC

The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) will conduct its annual meeting virtually from 19-21 October, featuring a tailored content stream for the Asia-Pacific in-house community for the first time

ACC HK peels back pandemic for summer boat party

With the current pandemic situation and travel restrictions, the best way to enjoy the summer sunshine in Hong Kong is a cruise offshore. The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Hong Kong did just that

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KICA teams up with SIAC 

The Korea In-House Counsel Association (KICA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) to promote international arbitration as a preferred method of dispute resolution

FEATURES

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Ruben’s rules

The OECD’s Paris-based senior competition expert, Ruben Maximiano, shares how adopting an effective competition policy helps increase investor confidence

A comparison of updates on trademark law

A comparison of updates on trademark law

Safeguarding trademarks presents real challenges amid the pandemic, with massive shifts to online trading, difficulties getting cases to court and physical enforcement challenges to name a few

Japan-Top-100-Lawyers-2021

Japan A-List

Following an extensive nomination process, Asia Business Law Journal reveals the A-List of the country’s legal profession

REGIONAL COMPARISONS

A comparison of updates on trademark law

A comparison of updates on trademark law

Safeguarding trademarks presents real challenges amid the pandemic, with massive shifts to online trading, difficulties getting cases to court and physical enforcement challenges to name a few

A comparison of Cryptocurrency regulation

A comparison of Cryptocurrency regulation

Asian jurisdictions have been cautious in developing legal frameworks around virtual currencies, but the volatile market and relentless evolution of cryptos are pushing regulators to act