Political chaos has deterred foreign investors, but lawyers hope new prime minister Narendra Modi can create a more business-friendly environment
India boasts key advantages over China and with a step-up in foreign investment, lawyers believe the country can overtake its Asian rival
International firms are jostling for position with local players in a packed legal market, but the UK magic circle still dominates
Indian firms are busy with M&A as the government opens up to foreign investment, but legal market liberalisation remains off the agenda
International law firms are having to fight tooth and nail for the right to practise in India
Blackstone Chambers has made its third major silk hire in a year through the addition of Brick Court Chambers silk Alan Maclean QC.
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.
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.
Grey practices: fuelling fraud and corruption in the Indian business environment download subscription
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
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’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
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
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
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
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
Governments and tax authorities continue to develop their fiscal and tax positions relating bitcoins.
Sustainable insight: unlocking the value of social investment download subscription
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
The government of Indonesia has informed the Netherlands that its bi-lateral investment treaty with Indonesia will be terminated from July 2015.