The DIN regime aims to reduce fraud and 'phoenixing' and to facilitate better accountability for directors.
The easiest and cheapest way to resolve shareholder disputes is for the business partners to discuss and reach agreement.
The Situation: Australia's corporate regulator, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission ("ASIC") brought proceedings against two former directors of Tennis Australia...
Snapshot of the different legal structures available & which type of body may be suitable.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The Court may grant an order to inspect the company books, despite hostility or ill-will of a member of the company.
The new electronic witnessing provisions will now expire at the end of 2021, but these reforms may be made permanent.
As companies emerge from the COVID-19 crisis, with relief measures ending, several business law issues are expected.
The draft bill proposes to continue the use of electronic means and alternative technologies in corporate Australia.
IPO Pang Xingpu
Franchising in China could be an entrepreneur's dream come true!
CCPIT Patent & Trademark Law Office
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In this article, we follow up on our overview of going private transactions by focusing on an important but often overlooked workstream in these deals.
IPO Pang Xingpu
Are you ready to do business in China, but a little nervous about all the legal economic and social complexities.
Cameron Adderley is the Managing Partner of the Hong Kong office and Global Practice Group Head of Corporate across the Appleby Group, which he joined in 2001.
Hedge fund managers, private equity sponsors and other asset managers as well as brokers, dealers, wealth managers and other providers of investment services and investment products are often keen...
Directors of Hong Kong companies under cashflow pressure or financial distress should be aware that as their companies approach insolvency...
The Sovereign Group
There are many commentators, and I would be one of those, who say that if there is no other reason whatsoever for placing assets into trust or a foundation other than to avoid probate then it is still a must do item.
We recently acted for the joint provisional liquidators of Rare Earth Magnesium Technology Group ("the Company") appointed by the Supreme Court of Bermuda ...
Continuing with Government of India's recent spate of reforms meant to bolster economic activity and investment in the country, the Companies Amendment Bill, 2020...