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Star Market

What the Star Market has changed

By The Securities team of Shu Jin Law Firm
Copyright

No copyright protection implied for film sequels

By Manisha Singh and Gautam Kumar, LexOrbis
non-compete

Keeping competitors at bay

It is well-settled law that a non-compete obligation in an employment contract in India is unenforceable after termination of the employment. However, an acquirer in an M&A transaction can require a promoter to not compete with the business that he is selling

pandemic

Singapore legal departments weigh up pandemic

The Singapore Corporate Counsel Association (SCCA) and Dazychain Legal Operations Software jointly published a survey on the impact, challenges and post-pandemic future of in-house legal teams

real estate

Foreign entities acquiring real estate in India

By Alok Tewari and Simrat Grover, Kochhar & Co

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negotiation

The power of persuasion

A critical part of a lawyer’s job is being a good negotiator. It requires people skills, well-ordered priorities and a positive approach to doing business

asset management

Beyond the ‘mega’ era

Key compliance issues for the asset management industry

supply chain

Over the peak?

Businesses restarting after the worst of the pandemic face supply-related legal headaches. How should in-house counsel manage these and other risks?

provisional liquidation

Bermuda leads with ‘soft touch’

By Henry Tucker, Carey Olsen

Earlier regarded as a last resort, soft touch provisional liquidation is today a commonly deployed tool for restructuring offshore companies listed in Hong Kong and Singapore

general counsels

Charting a new course

As the region feels its way through the fog of the global pandemic, we enlisted some of Asia’s top general counsel for a virtual roundtable to plot a roadmap for recovery

trump

High stakes

The months leading up to the US presidential election in November will be crucial for the world, and especially for Asia. Dennis Unkovic explores the cards being dealt in political and legal terms, and warns the stakes could not be higher