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It is not surprising that the brightest silver lining has been the increase of digitilization. It opens up many possibilities from doing fintechs to data centers. The impact is that it requires lawyers to be more sophisticated and to have the ability to synthesize things, to see things as interlinked and in holistic ways.
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White & Case has advised Thailand’s Bangkok Bank on its $2.3 billion acquisition of an 89 percent stake in Indonesia’s PT Bank Permata from Standard Chartered Bank and PT Astra International.
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Baker McKenzie and its Jakarta member firm HHP Law Firm have advised LafargeHolcim, the world’s largest cement maker, on the sale of its Indonesian business to Semen Indonesia, which was represented by Latham & Watkins and Tjajo & Partners.