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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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Malasia to permit fly-in-fly-out lawyering

Jul 4, 2013 Malaysia looks set to introduce new legislation allowing international law firms to do business on a 'fly-in, fly-out' basis, allowing them to advise clients in the country without having local offices. The new…

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Singapore promotes itself as a legal services hub

Aug 27, 2012 Top lawyers form Singapore head to Melbourne this week to host a conference on ‘Developments in the Legal Landscape in Singapore’, in a bid to encourage Australian lawyers to consider Singapore as a legal services…

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