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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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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.

Delhi High Court upholds Centrica ruling: employee secondment may trigger permanent establishment download subscription

DLA Piper 30-May-2014

Multinationals with operations in India should take note of the Delhi High Court’s recently decision in Centrica India Offshore Pvt.

Regulation of bitcoin around the world download subscription

Dentons 23-May-2014

Governments and tax authorities continue to develop their fiscal and tax positions relating bitcoins.

Sustainable insight: unlocking the value of social investment download subscription

KPMG 22-May-2014

In this paper, KPMG presents research into reporting of social investment by 100 of the world’s largest companies and their associated foundations.

No more bi-lateral investment treaties for Indonesia download subscription

Stephenson Harwood 15-May-2014

The government of Indonesia has informed the Netherlands that its bi-lateral investment treaty with Indonesia will be terminated from July 2015.

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