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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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Essex Court brings in senior advocate Banerji as set targets India

12-Sep-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Essex Court Chambers is taking on Gourab Banerji as an overseas associate in a sign of the bar’s increasing focus on the Indian market.


India’s Amarchand eyes expansion with Gurgaon office launch

1-Sep-2014 | By Margaret Taylor

Elite Indian firm Amarchand & Mangaldas has expanded its office network with the launch of a base in Gurgaon.

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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.

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Operating an effective and compliant business in India download subscription

PwC 11-Sep-2014

India presents significant business opportunities. However, those doing business within India have often complained about the perception of a culture of bribery and corruption.

A new vision of value: connecting corporate and societal value creation download subscription

KPMG 4-Sep-2014

The role of business is increasingly being scrutinised, debated and challenged. As a business community, we need to be aware of this trend and respond to it.

IP Rights in Data Handbook: protecting and exploiting IP in data, big data and databases internationally download subscription

DLA Piper 3-Sep-2014

DLA Piper’s second-edition IP Rights in Data Handbook now covers 20 jurisdictions and includes top tips from local professionals on how best to exploit big data.

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.

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