New York, United states

A Peek Inside IDI Italian Design Icons 3rd Edition 2018 in Shanghai, Where Sustainability Is Trending

After last year’s great success, IDI Italian Design Icons is returning for its Third Edition in Shanghai. The topic selected for IDI 3rd Edition is Design for Sustainab...

New York, United states

PRC Soil Law Published, Three Practical Suggestions

Background Information On August 31, 2018, the Law on Soil Pollution Prevention and Control (hereinafter referred as “the Law”) was issued by the ...

New York, United states

Dussehra in India

Dussehra is a Hindu festival that celebrates the victory of good over evil. It is a gazetted holiday in India, which is marked on the 10th day of the bright half of the ...

New York, United states

Law on Soil Pollution Prevention and Control Issued

On 31 August 2018, the National People’s Congress of China issued the Law on Soil Pollution Prevention and Control that will come into force on 1 January 2019. As the f...

New York, United states

Quid-Pro-Quo, ICICI bank and their special privileges

Recent news has reported that a panel was created to probe into Videocon Group promoter Venugopal Dhoot granting to the Kochhar family certain assets to secure special lo...

New York, United states

Legal Tech: Humans v. Robots

One of the most vivid and original legal tech experiments in Russia is the robot LegalApe 2.8 developed by PJSC MegaFon (telecommunication services operator), which was d...

New York, United states

China’s Traditional Festival: Mid-Autumn Festival

Mid-Autumn Festival can trace it’s roots from the beginning of the Tang Dynasty and became a popular holiday in the Song Dynasty. It has become one of the most importan...

New York, United states

The new Italian regulation on fixed-term labor contracts

Italian labor laws have always considered the open-ended employment relationship as the standard and most dominant category of employment contract. On the other hand, a f...

New York, United states

Doing Business in Vietnam: opportunities in Franchising

There have been more than 200 enterprises with hundreds of brands licensed to franchise in Vietnam that operate in various sectors, including pharmaceutical, fashion, con...

New York, United states

The VAT rate increase in Russia

On June 14, 2018, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev announced at a government meeting a plan to raise the VAT rate in Russia from 18% to 20%. These changes will pres...