Host of law firms collaborate to draft online arbitration protocol

BY Aparna Sai |

Herbert Smith Freehills, Ashurst, CMS, DLA Piper, Hogan Lovells and Latham…

Nishimura acts as Sompo invests $500 mln in big data company Palantir

BY Aparna Sai |

Nishimura & Asahi has advised Japanese insurance company Sompo Holdings on its $500 million investment in Silicon Valley data analytics company Palantir Technologies.

Indonesian Bankruptcy and PKPU Proceedings in a Time of Covid-19 [Brought to you by SSEK]

BY Denny Rahmansyah, Mahareksha Singh Dillon |

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused more economic harm to Indonesia than the subprime mortgage crisis in 2008.

Rajah & Tann launches remote contracts management platform

BY Aparna Sai |

Rajah & Tann Asia, the legal network led by Singapore’s Rajah & Tann, has released a platform that enables clients to remotely generate and digitally sign contracts from any device in real-time.

Lex Mundi launches new client delivery service platform

BY Aparna Sai |

Lex Mundi, one of the world’s leading law firm networks, has launched a global client service delivery platform called Equisphere to help in-house counsel address cross-border legal challenges.

Warranty and Indemnity Insurance (W&II) in M&A Transactions: Key Questions Answered

BY Asian Legal Business |

Axel Kuhlmann, Foreign Law Partner and Makoto Ohnuma, Senior Associate Lawyer, Nagashima Ohno…

SG: Oon & Bazul builds restructuring heft with CC hire

BY Aparna Sai |

Singapore law firm Oon…

Former Clyde APAC hospitality head sets up firm in SG, Thailand

BY Aparna Sai |

Benjamin Hirasawa, a former head of the Asia-Pacific hospitality practice at Clyde & Co., has launched a boutique firm with offices in Singapore and Bangkok.

The new normal from Covid-19 Pandemic: Embrace legal technology and innovation [Brought to you by GLT]

BY Edwin Lee, Daphne Sit |

One of my favourite books is “Tomorrow’s Lawyers” by Professor Richard Susskind, a prominent author and speaker specializing in the future of professional service and, in particular, the way in which…

Asia most active region in filing patents: report

BY Aparna Sai |

Asia has strengthened its position as the most active region in patent filings, according to a published by research firm Clarivate Analytics.