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King & Spalding launches London trade practice

May 22, 2013 King & Spalding has launched a trade and customs practice in London following the hire of Bird & Bird practice group head Iain MacVay. MacVay has more twenty years' experience of international and EU law, focussing on…

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Ince & Co launches in Beijing

Jul 31, 2012 London-based maritime firm Ince & Co has launched an office in Beijing - its third Chinese office alongside bases in Shaghai and Hong Kong. The new office will be headed by litigation…

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Hillary Clinton presses India to open markets

Jul 20, 2011 US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has urged India to work faster to open markets as part of the developing trade and political relationship between the US and India. The entry of foreign lawyers into the Indian legal…

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Turkey and India to Sign Free-Trade Agreement

Sep 8, 2009 Turkey and India have agreed to sign a free-trade agreement to boost mutual investments, State Minister Mehmet Aydın said after a Turkish-Indian Business Council Meeting in Ankara on Tuesday. Turkey is seeking a…

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Linklaters makes high-profile FTC hire in New York

Aug 8, 2008 Linklaters has recruited Federal Trade Commission (FTC) bureau of competition director Jeff Schmidt for its New York office. Schmidt, whose name has been linked with Linklaters for around six months, is set to join the…

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Wisdom of the Pirates’ Code

Jul 31, 2008 SWANSEA’S Institute of International Shipping and Trade Law had a packed turnout for its event at Lloyd’s on the proposed reforms to the Marine Insurance Act, which certainly resulted in a lively debate and not a…

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US arrests 4 suspects in China espionage cases

Feb 12, 2008 A former Chinese-American engineer at Boeing was arrested Monday for allegedly stealing corporate trade secrets related to the Space Shuttle and other aerospace programs and turning them over to China. Dongfan "Greg"…

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