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21 October 2014
The SFO, the agency principally responsible for prosecuting cases under the UK Bribery Act 2010 (UKBA), has received its fair share of criticism for being perceived to lack the prosecutorial zeal displayed by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) in relation to...
13 October 2014
An updated version of the Guide to Anti-corruption legislation in Asia Pacific
1 July 2014
Singapore Court of Appeal overturns High Court decision and rules that 'Sand Ban' by Indonesian authorities frustrated supply contracts (Alliance Concrete Singapore Pte Ltd v Sato Kogyo (S) Pte Ltd  SGCA 35).
4 June 2014
Unfortunately for companies seeking a way to avoid liability in countries known for corruption, not knowing what a third party is doing on the company's behalf can be more dangerous than knowing. A company can protect itself against what it actually knows...
11 April 2014
In this briefing, we consider the implications of Indonesia's termination of its Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT) with the Netherlands (the Netherlands BIT) and how foreign investors might structure their investments to take advantage of certain multilateral...
31 March 2014
Singapore: Leading international law firm Clifford Chance has advised Maxis Communications Berhad on the divestment of its 14.9% share in PT Axis Telekom Indonesia (AXIS) to Saudi Telecom Company (STC). The divestment dovetailed with the acquisition by PT XL Axiata...
27 March 2014
Indonesia offers great opportunities for foreign investors. It has the fourth largest population in the world (over 250 million people) and a rising middle class which is driving huge domestic demand. It has a wealth of natural resources and is currently the...
13 March 2014
Investment banks are increasingly concerned about corruption liability arising from issuers for which they structure and execute capital markets transactions. Underwriters in Asian transactions demand, as a precondition to a securities offering, that issuers...
21 February 2014
At midnight on 12 January 2014, the long-foreshadowed Indonesian Government ban on the export of raw mineral ores from Indonesia took effect. Following continued international pressure from mining companies, the Government also announced transitional measures...
11 February 2014
This guide contains insights into 12 Asia-Pacific jurisdictions, including Australia, Mainland China, Hong Kong, India, Japan and Singapore, reflecting the experience and reach of the firm’s regional network; a depth of expertise that empowers our clients...