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Never before: foreign firms dwindle in China

Oct 6, 2015 For the first time since mainland China opened its borders to allow foreign firms to enter its markets, the number of foreign firms operating there has dropped. China first opened its borders in 1992. The drop is…

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Singapore considers setting up legal regulator

Jan 29, 2014 The government in Singapore is considering setting up a new Legal Services Regulatory Authority, under the jurisdiction of the Law Ministry, to regulate the activities of domestic and foreign law firms. 

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Hong Kong may permit foreign firms to form LLPs

Nov 12, 2013 The Law Society of Hong Kong is drafting new rules and may permit foreign law firms to establish limited liability partnerships from next year. If they are approved by Hong Kong’s Legislative Council, the changes to…

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