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2022 Asialaw Profiles
Shearn Delamore & Co., September 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, Shearn Delamore & Co. is pleased to announce that Asialaw Profiles 2022 has ranked our firm across various practice areas and industry sectors and we received the highest tier ranking, including the prestigious award of ‘Outstanding’, for 11 categories...

Asia IP Experts 2021 – Malaysia
Shearn Delamore & Co., September 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, Shearn Delamore & Co. is pleased to announce that five of our Intellectual Property partners have been recognised as Asia IP Experts 2021 in Malaysia by Asia IP...

The Impact of COVID-19 on Immigration and Employment Policies in Malaysia
Shearn Delamore & Co., September 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, Our Employment and Administrative Law partner Suganthi Singam, was a guest speaker on Employment Law Alliance (ELA) podcast series - Employment Matters on “The Impact of COVID-19 on Immigration and Employment Policies in Malaysia”...

Stacey Shortall and Cathy Quinn recognised as leading legal influencers in power list
MinterEllisonRuddWatts, September 2021
New Zealand

MinterEllisonRuddWatts Partner Stacey Shortall and Consultant Cathy Quinn have again been recognised as leading legal influencers in New Zealand in this year’s LawFuel’s Power Lawyer List. The LawFuel Power List, in its fifth year of publication, is a list of the country’s top 50 most powerful and influential lawyers...

Dykema’s L.A. Office Included in Los Angeles Business Journal’s “Most Admired Law Firms to Work For” List
Dykema, September 2021
California, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that its Los Angeles office was named to the Los Angeles Business Journal’s “Most Admired Law Firms to Work For” list. Selected firms from this listing are featured in a special section published on September 27, 2021...

Lance Boldrey Named a “Top 200 Cannabis Lawyer” in Cannabis Law Report For Second Straight Year
Dykema, September 2021
Illinois, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that Lance Boldrey, Lansing-based Leader of the firm’s Cannabis Law practice, was selected for inclusion in the 2nd edition of the “Top 200 Cannabis Lawyers” list from the Cannabis Law Report. This marks the second consecutive year that Boldrey was selected for this list...

Partner Michelle Salter Joins Dinsmore in Morgantown, Expands Firm’s National Immigration Practice
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, September 2021
Kentucky, United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has welcomed partner Michelle Salter to its Morgantown, West Virginia office and the firm’s national immigration group...

Our firm advises on the first ever IPO of an overseas incorporated company to list exclusively on the Moscow Stock Exchange
Chrysostomides Advocates and Legal Consultants, September 2021
Cyprus

Chrysostomides Advocates & Legal Consultants has advised on the USD 500 million Initial Public Offering of United Medical Group CY PLC, Russia’s leading multidisciplinary premium-class healthcare services provider operating under the European Medical Center brand, on the Moscow Stock Exchange...

Ruta Pumputiene’s law firm joins Ellex Valiunas
Ellex Valiunas, September 2021
Lithuania

PRESS RELEASE 22 September 2021 Rūta Pumputienė’s law firm, a leader in the specialised field of life sciences and regulatory practice in the Baltics, joins the law firm Ellex Valiunas (Ellex in Lithuania). This strategic merger was driven by the priority of both firms for the development of the life sciences sector and a significantly increased need for pharmaceutical and life sciences law...

Heuking Advises The Naga Group AG on Capital Increase
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2021
Germany

Dr. Thorsten Kuthe of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek and his team advised The Naga Group AG on a capital increase. Naga Group will be issuing some 4.2 million new shares at a placement price of EUR 5.40 per share, generating issue proceeds of EUR 22.7 million...

DFDL Features in BestStartup.Asia Top Singapore Advice Companies
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

DFDL is very pleased to be featured in BestStartup.Asia’s 49 Top Singapore Advice Companies and Startups. This article showcases the top picks of Singapore-based Advice companies taking a variety of approaches to lead innovation in the advice industry...

DFDL Shortlisted by The Legal 500 for Its Southeast Asia Awards 2020/2021
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

DFDL is proud to announce that 3 of our jurisdictions (Cambodia, the Lao PDR and Myanmar) have been shortlisted in the category “Law Firm of the Year’’ by the Legal 500 Southeast Asia Legal Awards. Our team in Thailand has also been shortlisted for the “TMT Team of the Year 2020/2021” Award...

DFDL Thailand Launches its Dispute Resolution Practice
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

DFDL is pleased to announce new developments in relation to its Dispute Resolution Practice Group in Thailand, leveraging on its years of experience handling clients’ complex cross-border commercial disputes, and recent strategic hires...

Our Firm’s Initiatives — WLG impact
Shearn Delamore & Co., September 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, Our firm will be participating in WLG impact, World Law Group's first network-wide Corporate Social Responsibility initiative. The Corporate Social Responsibility (“CSR”) committee of Shearn Delamore & Co. has been involved in various initiatives that embrace diversity within the firm and staying true to the ideals of inclusivity...

David Vance Lucas Appointed to City of Huntsville Advisory Council on Economic Development
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that David Vance Lucas, a partner in the firm’s Huntsville office, has been appointed to the City of Huntsville Advisory Council on Economic Development...

Stanislav Veselov spoke at the event of the AEB Real Estate Committee
ALRUD Law Firm, September 2021
Russia

On September 23th, the event of the AEB Real Estate Committee took place, at which Stanislav Veselov, ALRUD Senior Associate of Real Estate Practice, spoke on the topic: “Legal issues of inseparable improvements: approaches to the definition, contractual practices”...

CFPG advised on the debut issue of green bonds by Guangzhou Metro
Deacons, September 2021
Hong Kong, China

<p>CFPG advised Guangzhou Metro Group Co., Ltd. (Guangzhou Metro) on its issuance of offshore green bonds due 2026 in the aggregate amount of US$200 million. It marks the first issuance of offshore green bonds by a stated-owned enterprise in the Guangzhou city...

Co-Leader of Dykema’s Appellate & Complex Motion Practice James Azadian Appointed to ABA Standing Committee on Amicus Curiae Briefs
Dykema, September 2021
Illinois, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that James (Jimmy) Azadian, Los Angeles and Washington, D.C.-based Co-Leader of the firm’s nationwide Appellate and Complex Motion Practice, has been appointed by the President of the American Bar Association (ABA) to serve on the ABA’s Standing Committee on Amicus Curiae Briefs...

Deacons advised on the debut issue of green bonds by Guangzhou Metro
Deacons, September 2021
Hong Kong, China

<p>Deacons advised Guangzhou Metro Group Co., Ltd. (Guangzhou Metro) on its issuance of offshore green bonds due 2026 in the aggregate amount of US$200 million. It marks the first issuance of offshore green bonds by a stated-owned enterprise in the Guangzhou city...

Deacons advises on the Main Board IPO of Tam Jai International Co. Limited
Deacons, September 2021
Hong Kong, China

<p>Deacons advises the sole sponsor Guotai Junan Capital Limited and underwriters in relation to the Main Board IPO of Tam Jai International Co. Limited, seeking to raise up to approximately HK$1.4 billion (subject to the exercise of over-allotment option)...

Stacey Borowicz Is Delivering on Vision for Diverse, Growing Law Office in Columbus
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, September 2021
Kentucky, United States of America

When Stacey Borowicz was named office managing partner of Dinsmore & Shohl LLP’s Columbus, Ohio office in September of 2019, she had a vision...

Bradley Awards 2022 Diversity Scholarships to Law Students from Belmont University and Southern University
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that the firm has awarded its 2022 Diversity Scholarships to law students Dani Bhadare-Valente from Belmont University College of Law and DeMario Thornton from the Southern University Law Center...

Eight Bradley Partners Recognized in 2021 Edition of Benchmark Litigation Labor & Employment
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that eight of the firm’s partners have been recognized in the 2021 Benchmark Litigation Labor & Employment guide as “Labor & Employment Stars...

Stephanie Gaston Interviewed on Fox 26 Houston About Vaccine Mandates
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Stephanie Gaston was interviewed by Fox 26 Houston about vaccine mandates after the Pfizer vaccine gained full FDA approval. “Employers can implement mandatory vaccine programs,” Gaston said...

Sergey Petrachkov acts as a moderator of a roundtable at the 13th ABA Annual Conference on the Resolution of CIS-Related Business Disputes
ALRUD Law Firm, September 2021
Russia

On September 22nd, the 13th ABA Annual Conference on the Resolution of CIS-Related Business Disputes was held, organized by the American Bar A

Stephanie Gaston Interviewed on Fox 26 Houston about Gov. Abbott's Executive Order
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Stephanie Gaston was interviewed by Fox 26 Houston after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott expanded the ban on vaccine mandates. The order is limited to government agencies and companies that are funded by taxpayer money...

Clint O’Connell Speaks at Capital Gains and Exit Taxes Webinar
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

On 21 September 2021, Clint O’Connell (DFDL Partner, Cambodia Deputy Managing Director and Head of Tax Practice) participated in the final session of EuroCham Cambodia’s highly successful Tax Summer Series focusing on Capital Gains and Exit Taxes...

Nearirath Sreng Participates in E-Commerce in Cambodia Live Event
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

On 15 September 2021, DFDL Cambodia Deputy Head of Banking, Finance & Technology Practice, Nearirath Sreng, was pleased to participate in a training seminar ‘Cambodia E-commerce Acceleration Dialogue’ organized by the Ministry of Commerce’s (“MOC“) Enhanced Integrated Framework (“EIF“), the Cambodia E-Bus

DFDL Features in BestStartup.Asia Top Singapore Legal Companies
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

DFDL is very pleased to be featured in BestStartup.Asia’s 72 Top Singapore Legal Companies and Startups. This article showcases the top picks for Singapore-based legal companies...

Vajiravann Chamnan Speaks at Cambodia Business Taxation Webinar
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

On 15 September 2021, DFDL Cambodia Senior Tax Manager, Vajiravann Chamnan, participated in the 4th session of EuroCham Cambodia’s Tax Summer Series on ‘Business Taxation: VAT and Special Taxes’...

Kraisorn Rueangkul Speaks at Workforce Restructuring Webinar
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

On 20 September 2021, DFDL Thailand participated in an online webinar organized by the British Chamber of Commerce in Thailand on the topic ‘Workforce Restructuring in Thailand’...

Nine Bradley Partners Named to 2021 Texas Super Lawyers
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that nine partners in the firm’s Dallas and Houston offices have been named to the 2021 edition of Texas Super Lawyers. In addition, Bradley Dallas Office Managing Partner Richard A...

ALRUD Labour and Employment Practice experts held a webinar "Compliance in the Workplace"
ALRUD Law Firm, September 2021
Russia

On September 21st, the experts of Labour and Employment Practice of ALRUD Law Firm opened a series of online events, prepared specifically for members of Coleman Services Industrial and HR Clubs, by holding a webinar "Compliance in the Workplace: Legal Ways of Ensuring, Investigating of Unfair Actions, and Liability Issues"...

Traction on Demand acquires New Zealand-headquartered Trineo
MinterEllisonRuddWatts, September 2021
New Zealand

North America’s largest dedicated Salesforce consulting and application development firm, Traction on Demand (headquartered in Canada) has acquired the business and assets of New Zealand-headquartered Salesforce partner, Trineo...

Kochhar & Co. Advises on Perigord and DigitalOnUS Acquisitions
Kochhar & Co. Advocates & Legal Consultants, September 2021
India

Tech Mahindra’s Acquisition of Perigord Kochhar & Co. advised Indian technology giant, Tech Mahindra on the acquisition of 70% stake in Perigord Asset Holdings Limited (“Perigord”), a digital workflow and artwork, labelling and BPO services firm. The strategic acquisition will help Tech Mahindra augment expertise in the global pharmaceutical, healthcare, and life science (HLS) sectors...

Alé Dalton Honored with Alumni Award at University of Tennessee Alumni Awards Gala
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Alé Dalton was a recipient of the Alumni Promise Award at the University of Tennessee Knoxville’s Alumni Awards Gala...

Chambers & Partners shortlisted Morgan & Morgan as “Panama Law Firm of the Year.”
Morgan & Morgan, September 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan is pleased to announce that our firm has been shortlisted in the Chambers Latin American Awards 2021 as “Panama Law Firm of the Year,” one of the most renowned recognition in the legal profession. Morgan & Morgan is one of the five Panamanian Law firms granted this important distinction, sharing the honor with highly recognized firms in Latin America...

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Galores Group in the sale of its cold storage business to Emergent LatAm.
Morgan & Morgan, September 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised the shareholders of the companies Galores Refrigerados S.A., Galores Logística S.A., and Avner Perry Investments, S.A. (the “Galores Group”), in connection with the sale of Galores Group to Emergent Cold Latin America (“Emergent LatAm”), Latin America’s newest temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics provider...

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Banistmo S.A., as facilities agent and administrative agent, in a multimillionaire financing agreement related to Line 3 of Panama´s City Metro System, one of the largest public infrastructure projects in Panama.
Morgan & Morgan, September 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal acted as Panamanian counsel to Banistmo S.A. in its role as agent of the three facility agreements. Additionally, Morgan & Morgan Legal acted as Panamanian counsel to Banistmo S.A., in its role as administrative agent of the Purchase Agreement of “Certificados de No Objeción”...

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Mercandú, a startup based in El Salvador, in designing the corporate structure and Seed investment round of US$1,500,000.00 with which it launched its e-commerce website and mobile app.
Morgan & Morgan, September 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal acted as Panamanian counsel to Mercandú, a startup based in El Salvador, in designing the corporate structure and Seed investment round of US$1,500,000...

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Avianca Holdings, S.A. and its subsidiaries, in connection with a US$ 1.5 billion DIP-to-exit facility.
Morgan & Morgan, September 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal acted as Panamanian counsel to Avianca Holdings, S.A., as Debtor; and certain of its subsidiaries, as Guarantors, in connection with a DIP-to-exit facility used to repay Tranche A of US$ approximately 1,430,000,000.00, under a certain debtor-in-possession agreement executed on October, 2020, and its replacement with a new Tranche A-1 for US$ 1,050,000,000...

10 Bradley Attorneys Named to 2021 List of Who's Who Legal: Product Liability Defence
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that 10 of the firm’s partners have been named by Who’s Who Legal as among the world’s leading product liability defense practitioners...

Frederic L. Smith Jr. Named to Who's Who Legal M&A and Governance 2021
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Frederic L. Smith Jr., a partner in the firm’s Birmingham office, has been listed in the 2021 edition of Who’s Who Legal: M&A and Governance...

Stephanie Gaston Quoted in SHRM Article on Vaccine Mandate for Federal Workers
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley partner Stephanie Gaston was quoted in SHRM on FAQs from the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force that address President Biden’s recent mandate requiring federal works and contractors to be fully vaccinated by November 22. "President Biden's executive order requires that federal workers and contractors get vaccinated...

Asialaw Awards 2022 Give Recognitions to DFDL and its Lawyers
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

Asialaw has ranked DFDL in 36 industry sectors and practice areas and ranked 14 legal and tax advisers.  Our practices earned 6 ‘Outstanding’ rankings across the region and the only ‘Highly Recommended’ firm in Infrastructure in the Lao PDR for 2 years running...

Hanson Bridgett Partner Chosen for National Professional Achievement and Service Award
Hanson Bridgett LLP, September 2021
California, United States of America

September 17, 2021 (San Francisco, CA) – Hanson Bridgett LLP, a preeminent law firm for all of California, is pleased to announce that Shannon Nessier, a litigation partner, received the 2021 Richard H. Krochock Award...

Shepherd and Wedderburn has been Reappointed to British Land’s Specialist Legal Panel
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, September 2021
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn has been reappointed to British Land’s Specialist Legal Panel following a competitive tender process to advise on all Scottish law matters. British Land is a leading UK property company, with a portfolio of high quality commercial property focused on London campuses and retail and fulfilment assets...

Anton Karpenko has Prepared an Article for the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance
ALRUD Law Firm, September 2021
Russia

Anton Karpenko, ALRUD attorney, wrote an article for the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance blog. The article is devoted to the theme of Landing of the International IT Companies in Russia...

DFDL Thailand Participates in 3 Internship Virtual Roadshow Events Held in September
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

Over the month of September, DFDL Thailand took part in 3 virtual internship roadshow events conducted by Thammasat University and Chulalongkorn University...

Beccar Varela Advises Trivest on Strategic Investment in Veritran.
Beccar Varela, September 2021
Argentina

Buenos Aires, September 16th, 2021. The Argentine company Veritran, Inc., a leading global low-code software developer, obtained strategic investment from Trivest Growth Investment Fund II, a fund managed by US private equity company Trivest Partners LP. With this investment, the fintech reached a US$225 million valuation...

 

 


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