Asian Lawyer

GSK's Record Fine Means More Compliance Work for Firms

A Chinese court recently handed down a $490 million penalty against the U.K. drugmaker for corruption, a sign the country's regulators are getting more aggressive with foreign companies. For investigations lawyers, it also signals a likely uptick in an already busy practice.

Firms

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Deals

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Disputes

  • Europe

    Global Legal Awards: Grand Prize Winner in Disputes

    By Michael D. Goldhaber

    How one firm tracked an oligarch—and billions in fraud. Mukhtar Ablyazov lived a fairy tale life until Hogan Lovells persuaded the world's toughest antifraud courts to get much tougher.

  • Canadian Suits

    By Marlisse Silver Sweeney

    Fulawka v. The Bank of Nova Scotia; Hamilton v. Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.; Letourneau v. Imperial Tobacco/Blais v. Imperial Tobacco; Tsilhqot'in Nation v. British Columbia

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People

  • Asian Lawyer

    HWL Ebsworth Hires in Adelaide

    By Tom Brennan

    Former Finlaysons associate Peter Staniszewski has joined the Australian firm’s banking and finance group.

  • Asian Lawyer

    Two More Bingham Hong Kong Partners Move to Akin Gump

    By Tom Brennan

    Mark Fucci and Anne-Marie Godfrey are joining Charles Rogers, Naomi Moore and Matthew Puhar as part of the firm's raid of Bingham’s London, Frankfurt and Hong Kong offices.

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