Skadden advised Meituan, China’s leading e-commerce platform for services, in its offering of US$3 billion of zero-coupon convertible bonds in two tranches, one due in 2027 and another in 2028, and in its concurrent top-up placement of 187 million shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The Hong Kong-based team was led by corporate partners Julie Gao and Edward Lam, with the help of counsel Anthony Pang and Vincent Sze, associates Nicole Yuen, Ken Ye and Siqing Li, and international legal consultant Jasmine Yang.
Asia Business Law Journal reveals the top 100 lawyers practising in the country
Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) in India have been quite mysterious in their existence, and remain regulated with a comparatively soft touch
Metro Manila marked the first anniversary of its covid-19 quarantine on 15 March. And now, the national capital region and other nearby provinces (the NCR Plus) have been placed anew under modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ)
The Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) came out with guidelines for influencers advertising on digital media in February, which will come into effect on 15 April
The SCCA is bringing together leading lawyers from China, India, Hong Kong, Singapore, and the Philippines to shed light on the challenges faced by in-house and external counsel today through its webinar, Cross-Border Conversation
Senior general counsel of Indian companies gathered on 5 March in Gurugram to launch the General Counsels’ Association of India (GCAI)
The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Asia-Pacific will conduct its virtual annual meeting under the theme of transforming the modern law department. The 2021 Virtual ACC Xchange takes place on 16-17 June.
Following an extensive nomination process, Asia Business Law Journal reveals the A-List of the country’s legal profession
Asia is losing out to the US as its tech giants are wooed away by sponsors to list in the US. Can the region’s markets move quickly enough to repel the SPAC invasion and keep their unicorns?
While the laws in the region share similar elements, gaps remain as privacy compliance culture is relatively new and jurisdictions vary in their approaches
Intellectual property lawyers in India and the Philippines, two of the region's most affected countries, explore how compulsory licensing regulations may assist in fighting the pandemic