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
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.
Elite Indian firm Amarchand & Mangaldas has expanded its office network with the launch of a base in Gurgaon.
Blackstone Chambers has made its third major silk hire in a year through the addition of Brick Court Chambers silk Alan Maclean QC.
Operating an effective and compliant business in India download subscription
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
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’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
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
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’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
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
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.