A recent article in Philly.com by Chris Mondics (@cmondics), details the efforts of US law firm Duane Morris to gain market share in the Asia-Pacific region. As Mondics reports, the Philadelphia-based firm has, in recent […]
China’s One Belt One Road initiative — which aims to improve infrastructure and economic development in the Asia-Pacific region and beyond — provides lawyers with an opportunity to build a lucrative client base around this […]
ASEAN region law firms would be wise to consider establishing 2 consulting practices around the growing interest in the region by large multinational companies. According to a recent report by the Economist Corporate Network on […]
“The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), the first multilateral financial institution launched by China…open[ed] for business on Jan. 16, as the Asia Times reported. The AIIB’s mandate will be to fund [infrastructure] development both inside […]
Will US law firms lose work in Asia due to Washington’s opposition to the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)?
Some Background The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is a new multilateral development lender, whose focus will be on providing financing for infrastructure projects in Asia. Founded by China, the AIIB has been joined as founding […]
A recent news article shared by Australia-based legal business development professional Richard Smith (@RWS_01) in the LinkedIn Group Asia Law Portal, highlights a not uncommon occurrence in the world of legal business development: One government […]
“The Indonesian economy, the biggest in Southeast Asia” grew by 6.2% last year, as BBC News reported this week . Down from 6.5% in 2011, the Indonesian economy still grew markedly faster than the US (2.2% ) and […]