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Clifford Chance advises China Jianyin Investment Limited, JIC Huawen Investment Limited and Tamar Alliance Capital on acquisition of Nature's Care
16 April 2018
Beijing/Sydney: Leading international law firm Clifford Chance has advised China Jianyin Investment Limited, JIC Huawen Investment Limited and Tamar Alliance Capital (the Consortium) on the acquisition of a majority stake in Australia's leading vitamins and supplements...
16 April 2018
Asia-Pacific Quarterly Antitrust Briefing - Q1 2018
16 April 2018
Global Quarterly Antitrust Briefing - Q1 2018
6 April 2018
Initial coin offerings or ICOs are growing rapidly. Essentially a method of crowdfunding facilitated through blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies, ICOs are reported to have raised almost $1.3 billion globally from the start of 2017 despite being denounced...
26 March 2018
Transparency International published its 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), showing just modest improvements for most countries in Asia Pacific, but with some higher risk countries continuing to slide in the overall rankings. The rankings are significant...
23 March 2018
On Friday 23 March 2018, the EU announced that agreement in principle had been reached on a transition (or 'implementation') period running from the UK's withdrawal from the EU on 29 March 2019 to the end of 2020, during which the UK would retain access...
19 March 2018
Nationalisation is on the agenda in the UK. The Labour Party says that, if it wins the next general election, it will nationalise the railways, water and energy companies, the Royal Mail and possibly private finance initiative (PFI) companies. This...
A Milestone Development for the China Futures Market – Crude Oil Futures Trading on the Shanghai International Energy Exchange Officially Inaugurated
15 March 2018
While China has continuously opened up its domestic capital market to foreign participation over the past decades, its commodity futures market has for a long time remained relatively inaccessible to international investors. However, with the upcoming launch of...
5 March 2018
When is a contract rendered unenforceable as a result of illegality? It is a question that goes to the heart of every commercial transaction and is a notoriously knotty problem. On one hand, the law has to deter contractual parties from engaging in illegal...
Overseas Data Seizures – U.S. Supreme Court Hears Oral Argument, But Congress Might Get to the Issue First
1 March 2018
When and how can the long arm of the U.S. government access customer data sitting outside of the United States? And what does this mean for the numerous global companies that store consumer data, and for the data of billions of customers around the world? This...