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India: Modi operandi

30-Jun-2014 | By Margaret Taylor

Political chaos has deterred foreign investors, but lawyers hope new prime minister Narendra Modi can create a more business-friendly environment


India: Taking on China

25-Nov-2013 | By Burhan Khadbai

India boasts key advantages over China and with a step-up in foreign investment, lawyers believe the country can overtake its Asian rival


Magic realism


International firms are jostling for position with local players in a packed legal market, but the UK magic circle still dominates

Cyril Shroff

M&A plus

12-Nov-2012 | By Joanne Harris

Indian firms are busy with M&A as the government opens up to foreign investment, but legal market liberalisation remains off the agenda

Madras High Court: ‘fly-in, fly-out’ does not contravene the Advocates Act

Pitch battle

14-May-2012 | By Joanne Harris

International law firms are having to fight tooth and nail for the right to practise in India

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Blackstone Chambers picks up third silk in a year with Brick Court's Maclean

4-Mar-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Blackstone Chambers has made its third major silk hire in a year through the addition of Brick Court Chambers silk Alan Maclean QC.


CoA blocks CIA drones challenge

21-Jan-2014 | By Kate Beioley

The Court of Appeal (CoA) has thrown out a claim challenging the legality of British involvement in US drone strikes because any judgment would be a condemnation of US foreign policy.

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3 Verulam Buildings attracts India's former solicitor general as Asia focus grows

4-Nov-2013 | By Lucy Burton

India’s former solicitor general Gopal Subramaniam has joined 3 Verulam Buildings (3VB) as an associate member as the set aims to further expand into Asia market.

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Franchising in India — key considerations for franchisors seeking to grow their brands download subscription

DLA Piper 26-Aug-2014

India recently staged the largest free democratic election in world history, bringing to power the National Democratic Alliance, and with it a fresh sense of optimism.

India opens up its rail sector to foreign investment download subscription

Eversheds 19-Aug-2014

On 6 August, the Union Cabinet of India approved 100 per cent foreign direct investment in railway infrastructure.

M&A Predictor — appetite remains strong, but deal completions continue to lag behind download subscription

KPMG 19-Aug-2014

KPMG’s M&A Predictor is a forward-looking tool that helps member firm clients to forecast worldwide trends in mergers and acquisitions.

India budget update: top points for multinationals download subscription

DLA Piper 28-Jul-2014

In an effort to jump-start a weak economy, the Indian government’s Union Budget adopts several new measures while taking a balanced approach.

Grey practices: fuelling fraud and corruption in the Indian business environment download subscription

Control Risks 22-Jul-2014

Grey practices tend to fuel fraud and corruption that can pose serious legal, commercial and reputational risks to companies that are not alert to the dangers.

RiskMap Report 2014 — an authoritative guide to business risk in the year ahead download subscription

Control Risks 22-Jul-2014

In RiskMap 2014, Control Risks forecasts the major challenges and opportunities of doing business in the world’s most complex environments next year.

Finance litigation briefing June 2014: report and review on the latest cases and issues download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 30-Jun-2014

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co’s finance litigation experts bring you the latest on the cases and issues affecting the lending industry.

Global antitrust enforcement: 2014 (mid-year) cartel report download subscription

Allen & Overy 26-Jun-2014

The mid-year trends in global antitrust enforcement paint a daunting picture for businesses currently caught in the crosshairs of a cartel investigation.

Global cybercrime costs estimated at $445bn download subscription

IBB Solicitors 19-Jun-2014

McAfee has suggested that if cybercrime was a business, it would be ranked 27th in the world based on revenue.

The corridor of uncertainty diminishes following another pro international arbitration judgment from the Indian Supreme Court download subscription

Allen & Overy 2-Jun-2014

There is a critical issue for international parties who have contracted with Indian counterparties and agreed to refer disputes to international arbitration.

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