Mishcon de Reya and Legatus Family Office hosted their first legal and educational programme for the Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (“SAIF”) at the end of July. With growing sophistication of the market and an increased level of wealth, Chinese families are becoming increasingly interested in family offices as a way to manage affairs in
Deep in Odisha, India’s second-poorest state, vans deliver washing machines to village homes located by directions such as “around the corner from the temple”.
China’s Belt & Road Initiative (BRI) is, by some estimates, one of the largest infrastructure and investment projects in history, covering more than 70 countries, 65 per cent of the world’s population and one-third of the world’s GDP (source: EBRD). Over 150 countries and organisations have signed agreements with the People’s Republic of China on the joint implementation of the Belt & Road Initiative to date.
Charles is the China Desk Lead in the firm’s Dispute Resolution department and also a member of the Sports Group.
Published today, the Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) 2019 examines over forty-thousand cybersecurity incidents and over two-thousand breaches. The report acts as a kind of industry barometer for cyber-attacks, giving insight into trends experienced across industries and providing empirical data to help cybersecurity practitioners prioritise how they combat these attacks.
China rang in the year with the announcement of a modern technological wonder: an ultra-high voltage power line stretching more than 2,000 miles from remote Xinjiang in the northwest to the doorstep of Shanghai in the east.
Mishcon de Reya has supported the Women of the Future South East Asia Awards since it was launched two years ago. These awards showcase inspiring regional emerging leaders – tomorrow’s game-changers, disrupting stereotypes and driving positive impactful change.
It is probably fair to say that non-resident investors have borne the brunt of the changes affecting the tax landscape for investors in UK real estate.
This article focusses on another piece of jargon which accompanies this field and seeks to explain the difference between a public and a private blockchain.
Tropical storms are a daily fact of life in Singapore, as any visitor to the city-state soon discovers. It’s why Singapore has created a rain machine to recreate the showers in a mini town for testing self-driving vehicles.
Anti-suit injunctions are often issued by some national courts in order to restrain a party to an arbitration agreement from pursuing in another forum a claim which should be brought in arbitration.
U.K. cyber-security chiefs have said any risk posed by involving the Chinese technology giant Huawei in UK telecoms projects can be managed, following accusations levied at the Chinese government for using Huawei as a proxy to spy on rival nations.