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Nils T. F. Schmid joins Leaders in Law as the exclusive Mechanical Engineering member in Germany

Leaders in Law, the leading platform in its field, is delighted to welcome Nils T. F. Schmid as our exclusively recommended & endorsed Mechanical Engineering expert in Germany. Nils’s office is located in Munich. Nils T.F. Schmid specializes in traditional mechanical engineering, his particular interest being in the areas of motor vehicles, tool engineering, process engineering, […]

HFW boosts transactional expertise in Shanghai

Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW) has hired senior partner Brinton Scott and of counsel Danielle Peng in Shanghai to grow its Greater China transactional practice. Scott joined from Winston & Strawn, where he was Shanghai managing partner for nine years. He has worked in China for almost 25 years, and is the current chair of the […]

Three Crowns named a leading Foreign Law Firm for India-related disputes by India Business Law Journal

Three Crowns is pleased to announce being named a “Significant Player” for the second year in a row in the India Business Law Journal (IBLJ) report on the leading foreign law firms for India-related work, which is based on an analysis of more than 600 law firms. The ranking recognises the firm’s extensive expertise in high-value and complex arbitrations […]

Brexit And Italian Social Safety Nets

Brexit had a first phase with the agreement called the Withdrawal Agreement (hereinafter WA), which entered into force on February 1, 2020. On December 24, 2020, an agreement on trade and cooperation was concluded (Trade and Cooperation Agreement, hereinafter TCA). The Protocol on social security coordination, hereinafter PSSC, forms an integral part of this agreement. The […]

Squire Patton Boggs Advises Perwyn Growth Capital on US$30 Million Funding Round in Lookiero

Squire Patton Boggs has acted for Perwyn, a family-backed private equity and growth capital investor, on a US$30 million Series C funding round in Lookiero, the online personal shopping service. The cross-border team advising Perwyn was led by Corporate partners Ben Squires (London), Rafael Alonso (Madrid) and Paul Mann (Leeds), and also included associate Harry […]

The Malaysia Competition Commission’s Market Review for Selected Transportation Sectors in Malaysia: What to Expect and How it would Change the Transportation Sectors’ Way of Doing Business?

The Malaysia Competition Commission’s Market Review for Selected Transportation Sectors in Malaysia: What to Expect and How it would Change the Transportation Sectors’ Way of Doing Business? On 24 June 2021, the Malaysia Competition Commission (“MyCC”) held its first public consultation session for the members of the public on the findings of its Market Review […]

Baker McKenzie Leverages Reinvent Platform for Transition Away From LIBOR

Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has developed and launched Reinvent LIBOR – an innovative solution designed to manage the transition away from the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) for a distinct set of clients operating in the securitization market. Available to all clients, but of particular interest to service providers within the structured finance […]

Thailand’s Online Dispute Resolution Platform for Intellectual Property

Thailand’s Department of Intellectual Property (DIP) officially launched its online dispute resolution services (ODR) for intellectual property cases in January 2021. The ODR platform was developed through cooperation between the DIP and the Thailand Arbitration Center (THAC) under the Memorandum of Understanding re: Development of Online Dispute Resolution Procedures between DIP and THAC signed on […]