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Vietnam: Press Release - LawTeam Alliance

Date: 26th August 2015

Ho Chi Minh City, 13 August 2015 marks a momentous day for the local legal market in Vietnam, as five Vietnamese law firms band together to create the first law firm alliance, called the LawTeam Alliance (LTA). [more]

France: Cornet Vincent Ségurel is strengthening its expertise in real estate law with the arrival of a new partner in Lille

Date: 21st August 2015

This new addition confirms the desire of Cornet Vincent Ségurel to continue the structuring of its real estate law practice and the development of its Lille office. Created in 2011, the firm now consists of 10 lawyers, including 3 partners. [more]

France: Cornet Vincent Ségurel recognised with a Gold Trophy and a special Distinction during the 2015 Law Trophies ceremony in Paris

Date: 21st August 2015

The Cornet Vincent Ségurel teams were proud to be awarded the Gold Trophy in the National multi-offices firm and regional firm category, along with a Special Distinction for the teams specialising in Distribution law, during the 15th edition of the Law Trophies that was held in Paris on 4 June 2015, in the presence of 1000 law and finance professionals. [more]

Singapore: Entitlement to relief by way of interpleader

Date: 14th August 2015

Entitlement to relief by way of interpleader: Precious shipping public company LTD and others V O.W Bunker far east (Singapore) PTE LTD and others and other matters (2015) SGHC 187 [more]

Denmark: DELACOUR Ratings

Date: 7th August 2015

Each year, a number of foreign agencies and organizations perform an assessment of law firms on the basis of analysis and interviews with clients and law firms at home and abroad. [more]

Denmark: DELACOUR Welcomes two New Partners

Date: 7th August 2015

DELACOUR welcomes two new partners [more]

Singapore: The Limited Right of Challenge to Arbitral Awards

Date: 20th July 2015

Under the International Arbitration Act (Cap 143A), parties may apply to the Courts to set aside arbitral awards in certain situations. Despite so, the case of AKN v ALC [2015] 4 SLR 488 has helpfully reiterated Singapore’s pro-arbitration stance, where the Singapore Courts will only set aside arbitral awards in exceptional cases. [more]

Australia: New chairman, partners and promotions kick off FY2015 for Maddocks

Date: 3rd July 2015

Leading law firm Maddocks has announced six new partners to mark the commencement of FY15. Alongside 32 other promotions within the firm, Alicia Albury (Property), Aaron Kloczko (Commercial), Alicia Sheridan (Construction & Projects), Ian Temby (Public Law), Stella Wild (Property), and Michael Winram (Public Law) have been promoted to the partnership. Further, partner Mark Henry will now assume the role of Maddocks' Chairman. [more]

Singapore: Service of Process out of Jurisdiction

Date: 15th June 2015

In the recent case of Humpuss Sea Transport Pte Ltd v PT Humpuss Intermoda Transportasi TBK [2015] SGHC 144, the Court clarified uncertainties in the Rules of Court (“Rules”) with regard to service of process out of jurisdiction. The Court also provided guidance on the applicable methods of service contained in the Rules. [more]

England: Ashfords ADVOC Junior Committee and the ADVOC Placement Programme - Update

Date: 13th May 2015

Ashfords have set up a committee for the promotion of ADVOC amongst junior lawyers within Ashfords (AJAC). [more]