The Future in Bright: An Insight into the E-Commerce Sector of India

  Background   With over 560 Million internet users, India is the second largest online market in the world, ranked only behin...

The new PPP Law enters into force

Public-Private Partnership Investments (“PPP”) are a particular form of investment projects negotiated directly by private investors with the competent State agency, ...

Lego v Lepin: An Intellectual Property Battle

Introduction The long-standing conflict between LEGO, the Danish toymaker and LEPIN, a sub-brand Guangdong Loongon Animation & Culture Co., Ltd. (广东小白龙...

National Security Review for Foreign Investment in China

On December 19th, 2020, The National Development and Reform Commission of China (“NDRC”) and the Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”) jointly issued the “Measures fo...

Kazakhstan Legal Alert 2021

In this article, we summarize the some of the legislative amendments that would happen in Kazakhstan from January 1, 2021. 3% Retail Tax instead of Personal an...

The New Export Law and Further Export Measures from the People’s Republic of China. 

On October 17th, the Standing Committee of the 13th National People's Assembly promulgated the new Law on Export Control of the People's Republic of China, which...

Can Employers Terminate Second Fixed Term Labor Contracts?

Its common practice for disputes between employer and employee to arise in relation to the conclusion of open-ended labor contracts, among which, the issue of whether an ...

Do You Have Employees in Vietnam? Become Familiar With the New Labor Regulations Entering into Force from January 2021

Starting from 2021, the new Vietnamese Labor Code will officially take effect. Accordingly, there’s a number of notable provisions that employees and employers ...

China-India: The Reasons Behind Their Economic Frictions

China is India’s second biggest trade partner behind the United States (US), and as a result, India is heavily dependent on China in matters of trade, technology and in...

The Impact of COVID-19 on the UAE Economy

Just like many other economies around the world, Arab states’ second largest economy, the UAE, is also suffering from the impact of COVID-19. “Trade, tourism and tran...