Cathay Associates has added an essential presence in India, placing our platform in an extremely important South Asian market, particularly in regards to Chinese outbound foreign direct investment. Our new offices in Mumbai and New Delhi, as well as active business hubs in Chennai and Patna, allows for us to be active in one of the world’s fastest growing economies.
In June, the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) made a series of changes, cancelling the two-year old currency restrictions in the country. The changes can be expected to effect the way in which many investors, both foreign and domestic, operate in and out of Ukraine.
The Cathay Associates member in Kyiv, Ukraine, Vasil Kisil & Partners, one of Ukraine’s most recognized law firms, explains what exactly was changed and what the NBU now allows.
A highly decorated, leading law firm in Amsterdam has joined Cathay Associates, giving our legal network a top-notch stronghold in Western Europe.
The Cathay Associates member in Istanbul Turkey, Kolcuoğlu Demirkan Koçaklı, published an article titled “Representations and Warranties Insurance in M&A Deals”. The article, which appeared in International Law Office, a legal newsletter that provides expert commentary, focuses on a challenging stage of M&A deals: as buyers try to identity potential risks during its diligence review, time consuming and challenging issues arise, creating delays in deals.
Cathay Associates and Cathay Associates Kejie completed a successful week of road shows in China. The week-long event consisted of Cathay Associates Kejie and members around Europe leading high-end forums in Beijing and Shanghai, and was crowned by the Grand Opening of the new office of Cathay Associates Kejie in Shanghai.
Earlier last month, the Ukrainian Parliament adopted a number laws that set the course for judicial reform. These laws started not only a large-scale transformation of the Ukrainian judicial system but also transformed the overall administration of justice.
The Cathay Associates member in Lisbon, Portugal, Sérvulo & Associados, has published a chapter in the latest edition of The Employment Law Review, displaying the firm’s expertise in this field, among several others. The chapter, written by Magda Sousa Gomes and Rita Canas da Silva, associates and co-heads of Sérvulo’s Employment department, highlights Cathay Associates Lisbon’s position as one of the leading Portuguese law firms.
A top-notch firm in Thailand has joined our network, adding a key flag to our map and strengthening our presence in Asia. Cathay Associates Bangkok covers a key ASEAN market, which is ripe for international investment, particularly in regards to Chinese FDI.
The Cathay Associates member in Austria, Oblin Melichar, recently authored a chapter in the LexisNexis Dispute Resolution Law Guide 2016, showcasing their expertise and leadership in the field.
Klaus Oblin, the author of the article and main Cathay Associates contact in Vienna, answered over 25 questions that are essential to understanding dispute resolution issues in Austria. Over 100,000 in-house counsel and private practice lawyers in Asia-Pacific will have free access to the guide, giving the firm a major level of exposure as a leader in its jurisdiction.