The staff of a law firm might have been able to answer complex legal questions in a quiz, but posers like "How many stairs are there in this office?" and "How much does a tall latte at the coffee shop downstairs cost?" left them stumped.Tuesday, 4 December, 2012, 3:05am
'Regulatory creep' in the Asia-Pacific region is deterring companies from mergers and acquisitions, according to global law firm Clifford Chance and threatening to choke economic activity.
The firm commissioned a survey of about 400 companies worldwide with revenues of more than US$1 billion, of which a third are based in the Asia-Pacific area.16 May 2012 - 12:00am
'We generally get on in the office,' said New Zealander James Wadham (who the rumour mill says used to play rugby with a couple of guys who ended up in the All Blacks), of his fellow Antipodean partner in the firm, Australian Scott Bache.2 Nov 2008 - 12:00am
All Asian businesses polled in a recent survey felt that more government regulation is needed to push companies to react to climate change, sending a strong signal to lawmakers attending a key United Nations meeting next month.28 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
Mr Borit will be promoted to managing director of one of the venue's shareholders, Dragages Hong Kong, and will assume the role of chairman of AsiaWorld-Expo Management and become a board member of Hong Kong IEC.
Chief executive4 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
One of China's top legal associations is turning up the heat on foreign law firms in the mainland, accusing them of effectively practising Chinese law illegally by hiring qualified local attorneys as consultants or legal assistants.24 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
BEHIND EVERY MAJOR business transaction, merger or acquisition that plays a part in the mainland's triumphant emergence on to the global stage is a team of hard-working lawyers.28 May 2005 - 12:00am
Eu Jin Chua
Eu Jin Chua, based in Shanghai, is with the firm's litigation and dispute resolution practice. He has extensive experience in the areas of restructuring, insolvency and dispute resolution and also advises on transactions in the mainland.
Clifford Chance31 May 2004 - 12:00am
Senior consultant, advisory services and capital introduction
Mr Byfield will head the marketing of Asian hedge funds to investors globally. Previously he was head of Asian equity sales for Cazenove.
Louis W. Moelchert Jr
Harbin Brewery Group9 Jun 2003 - 12:00am
LAW FIRMS: they just keep getting bigger and bigger. Barely a day passes without mention of a legal giant swallowing up a smaller firm in a strategic location.
Only this week rumours abound that British firm Stephenson Harwood is in talks with Holland & Knight of the United States to create yet another legal giant.9 Aug 2001 - 12:00am