Asian Lawyer

The Asian Lawyer Emerging Market Awards

Many of Asia's leading legal practitioners gathered at the Fullerton hotel in Singapore on Nov. 19 to join The Asian Lawyer in celebrating the best transactions and recognising the best lawyers in the region as part of our inaugural Emerging Markets Awards. Here's a rundown of the winners and the reasons why they were chosen.

Firms

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    China's Han Kun Launches in Hong Kong

    By Anna Zhang

    The technology and venture capital-focused firm has entered the city through an alliance with local IP specialist Choy, Cheung & Co.

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    The Asian Lawyer Emerging Market Awards

    By Nick Ferguson

    Many of Asia's leading legal practitioners gathered at the Fullerton hotel in Singapore on Nov. 19 to join The Asian Lawyer in celebrating the best transactions and recognising the best lawyers in the region as part of our inaugural Emerging Markets Awards. Here's a rundown of the winners and the reasons why they were chosen.

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Deals

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Disputes

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    Wrongful Death Suit Over Air Bags Filed in Federal Court

    By Amanda Bronstad

    The first known lawsuit in federal court over a death linked to Takata Corp.'s recalls has been filed by the brother of a South Carolina woman who died after her air bag deployed during an automobile accident in 2008.

  • Europe

    Q&A: MoFo's Otis Littlefield on Europe's New Patent Court

    By Scott Graham

    The European Union is moving in fits and starts toward a single Unified Patent Court to handle disputes over European patents. The new court will mark a seismic shift in global patent litigation, says Morrison & Foerster patent specialist Otis Littlefield.

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People

  • Europe

    Continental Breakfast with Gibson Dunn's Charlie Geffen

    By Chris Johnson

    American Lawyer chief European correspondent Chris Johnson meets regularly with senior legal sector figures at their favorite breakfast joints to chew over the industry's tastiest talking points. This week, Charlie Geffen discusses life after being ousted from his former managerial position at Ashurst and his new role as head of Gibson Dunn's London corporate practice.

  • Asian Lawyer

    The Asian Lawyer Emerging Market Awards

    By Nick Ferguson

    Many of Asia's leading legal practitioners gathered at the Fullerton hotel in Singapore on Nov. 19 to join The Asian Lawyer in celebrating the best transactions and recognising the best lawyers in the region as part of our inaugural Emerging Markets Awards. Here's a rundown of the winners and the reasons why they were chosen.

read more