In November 2012, several law firms across Europe and Asia met in Bali, Indonesia. As a result of a dialogue between them, The League of Lawyers was formed in 2013 to synergise their resources and efforts to enhance their clients’ experience with them. The founding members are Malaysia (MahWengKwai & Associates), Australia (Ferguson Cannon), Germany (VON ZANTHIER & SCHULZ), India (Astra Law) and China (Yap & Lam). The League of Lawyers now serves the needs of clients in Asia, Australia and Europe, who have inbound and outbound business investments.
by Gerhard Roth & Stephan A. Hofer, GHR Rechtsanwälte AG Introduction Almost six years after the project was launched and some two years after the introduction of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Swiss Parliament finally passed the revised Federal Data Protection Act (FDPA). The new FDPA is expected to come into force in 2022. With […]
byMarc Grüninger & Patrizia Lorenzi , GHR Rechtsanwälte AG Introduction On 18 November 2020, the Swiss Federal Council adopted the revised implementing provisions for the Telecommunications Act (TCA). The revision was carried out on the basis of the partial revision of the TCA, which was adopted by Parliament on 22 March 2019. Revised TCA The telecommunications […]
By Derek Payne As the property market lockdown looks like easing, overseas investors would do well to start to gear themselves up to take advantage of the stamp duty rate before they rise next year. In the Budget on 11 March, it was announced that an extra 2% SDLT surcharge will apply for UK property purchase […]