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Malaysia to open doors to foreign law firms

Mar 5, 2013 Malaysia is set to enact new laws to open its marketplace to foreign law firms, following similar moves by Singapore and South Korea. The legislation will allow international firms to establish alliances with local…

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Russian oligarchs head to London

Feb 27, 2012 Here is an interesting article about the increasing presence of Russian oligarchs in London Courts. According to the article, London has become the preferred jurisdiction for big business disputes coming out of Russia…

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US legal system 'worse than Russia'

Mar 23, 2008 Fear of the American legal system has created an atmosphere in which lawyers working for European businesses would prefer to face a major dispute in Russia or China than the US, a study has revealed. A survey of 180…

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