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Hogan Lovells

The Buyout Board – The evolution of venture capital in the APAC region

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In 2000, venture capital outside of the U.S. was in a nascent form: such investment was in a proto-embryonic stage in the major cities of Western Europe and virtually non-existent in Asia-Pacific. In 1999, according to...more

White & Case LLP

Taiwan: Navigating regulatory and deal risks in a rapidly shifting landscape: Asia-Pacific financing trends: Key issues and...

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Changing geopolitics and financing flows impact deals in the region - To help guide Taiwanese businesses and financial institutions, here are highlights of financing trends we are observing these days in the Asia-Pacific...more

Hogan Lovells

The Buyout Board – APAC Private Equity: A new phase of growth and opportunity

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Private equity activity in the APAC region has been healthy for the past few years, with a record-setting year in 2017, and future prospects look equally bright in 2018....more

WilmerHale

Oil and Gas Arbitration in the Asia-Pacific Region

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The increased use of arbitration by parties in the Asia-Pacific region has been a consistent trend over the past decade, and shows no sign of declining. For example, the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC)...more

Hogan Lovells

Venture capital and private equity in Asia-Pacific in 2018

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As one of the world's leading international law firms, with market-leading practices throughout Asia-Pacific, advising on headline deals such as Walmart's recent acquisition of a 77 per cent. stake in Flipkart, Hogan Lovells...more

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

May 2018: Asia-Pacific Litigation Update

Class Actions in Australia: Two Reviews. “Some aspects of the proposed settlement of this matter may give rise to the perception … that the only real ’winners’ in this litigation were the lawyers and the litigation funders....more

Dentons

The Australian Parliament introduces Asia Region Funds Passport

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The Corporations Amendment (Asia Region Funds Passport) Bill 2018 (Cth) was introduced to the Australian Parliament on 28 March 2018 as part of Australia’s commitment to joining the Asia Region Funds Passport (Passport). The...more

Hogan Lovells

Asia Pacific Data Protection and Cyber Security Guide 2018 - Shifting landscapes across the Asia-Pacific region

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As global focus on data protection and cyber security law and regulation continues to increase, the Asia-Pacific region is increasingly an area of concern for global compliance programs. Please see full Publication below...more

Hogan Lovells

Artificial Intelligence and your business: A guide for navigating the legal, policy, commercial, and strategic challenges ahead

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Virtually all industries are being reshaped with the use of Artificial Intelligence and advanced machine-learning. Everything from healthtech to self-driving vehicles, to education and smart homes, drones and space, social...more

White & Case LLP

Green Loan Principles to Guide Environmental and Sustainability Finance

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With banks playing an integral role in real estate and infrastructure finance, the imperative to guide them into lending for environmental and sustainable purposes is categorical, and a set of green lending guidelines could...more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

EU Benchmark Regulation: What’s the Asia Pacific impact?

The EU Benchmark Regulation (EU BMR) will have a major bearing on market participants across Asia Pacific. What do users and providers of benchmarks need to know about EU BMR ahead of 2020?...more

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart,...

Highlighting Women’s Workplace Rights and Entitlements in the Asia-Pacific Region

Happy International Women’s Day! At a time when women around the globe are proudly asserting their rights to be free from discrimination and harassment at work, here is a quick rundown of some laws in the Asia-Pacific (APAC)...more

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

Business Litigation Report - November 2017

The Un-Crisis Crisis Law and Strategy Group - No Two Situations Are Alike—That’s the Challenge “How fast can you get to…” “Let’s see. I just got back from London. We’ll be there tomorrow.” As our founder John Quinn...more

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

November 2017: Asia-Pacific Litigation Update

Safe Harbors in, Ipso Facto Clauses out: A (Long Overdue) Shake Up of Australian Insolvency Laws. The federal government has this month passed a suite of insolvency reforms with the consequence of significantly elevating the...more

Bennett Jones LLP

The TPP Morphs Into the CPTPP

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Prompted by the United States’ withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), on November 10, 2017, Canada and the remaining 10 TPP member countries agreed on a modified framework to bring the agreement into force. At...more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ Initiative Creates Opportunities and Regulatory Challenges

In a time of shifting opinions on the benefits of globalization, China’s “One Belt, One Road” initiative (OBOR) offers an unexpected bright spot for multinational companies able and willing to participate in this...more

Hogan Lovells

Data protection and breach notification legislation strengthens across the Asia-Pacific region

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In this hoganlovells.com Q&A, Hogan Lovells partner Mark Parsons discusses data privacy and cybersecurity trends and the evolution of laws and regulations in the Asia-Pacific region....more

Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Private Investors Account for a Quarter of Global Real Estate Transactions

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Private investors are becoming an ever more integral part of the commercial real estate market; it has been reported (here) that they now account for over a quarter of all global commercial real estate transactions. Further...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Asia-Pacific Fund Finance Market Update

On June 19, 2017, the Fund Finance Association (the “FFA”) hosted the inaugural Asia-Pacific Fund Finance Symposium at the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong (the “Conference”). Twenty different market participants sponsored...more

Holland & Knight LLP

Globalization in the Trump Era: A Snapshot at Five Months

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The era of globalization may not be over, but the post-World War II global trading regime is undergoing a period of stress last seen during the demise of the Bretton Woods exchange mechanism in the early 1970s. I. General...more

White & Case LLP

Taiwan: Cross-border opportunities amid global change: A tale of two trade agreements, Trump and Taiwan

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Recent international developments could impact Taiwan's global competitiveness while opening opportunities for new trade negotiations in the Asia-Pacific region...more

White & Case LLP

Taiwan: Cross-border opportunities amid global change: Current Asia-Pacific financing trends: Key issues and opportunities - A...

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Significant economic factors and various government policies have been driving financing opportunities, financing structures and the types of deals that have recently closed and are currently being conducted throughout the...more

WilmerHale

The Asia-Pacific Arbitration Review - 2018

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The Asia-Pacific region has seen a surge in the use of arbitration in recent years. Although it is difficult to draw general conclusions about a large and incredibly diverse geographical region that stretches from French...more

NAVEX Global

2017 EMEA & APAC Culture and Compliance Benchmark Report - Data And Insights To Put To Work In Your Programme Today

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NAVEX Global partnered with an independent research agency to investigate how companies headquartered across Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific (APAC) develop and execute their ethics and compliance (E&C)...more

NAVEX Global

Three Findings Surface in the 2017 EMEA & APAC Culture & Compliance Programme Benchmark Report

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The business case for corporate culture and its effects on reputational risk management, regulatory violation and misconduct avoidance has become increasingly tangible over the recent years, and even months. This makes any...more

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