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China's Regional Variations – Challenge and Opportunity

28 April 2016

Why is it important for UK firms to understand China’s regional variations? There are three main reasons:

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Join us at the Law Society for a Chile market briefing on 13th May

27 April 2016By James Shepherd

To celebrate the Chile Day celebrations at Mansion House and the state visit by Chilean President, Michelle Bachelet, the Law Society in association with the British Chilean Chamber of Commerce will be providing a market briefing at our Chancery Lane office.  There will also be the chance to network with Chilean lawyers and stakeholders.

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Attend the British Spanish Law Association's Annual Conference

26 April 2016

The conference takes place in Madrid from 19 to 21 May 2016. 

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Legal life in... Dubai

18 April 2016

Diana Hamadé, Attorney at Law and Founder of International Advocate Legal Services (IALS), share her experience and views on legal life in the UAE. 

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Roundtable discussion with visiting Ghanaian lawyers

15 April 2016

On Friday 29 April the Law Society will host a visit by seven leading law firms from Ghana.

All Africa and the Middle East

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CIS Legal Services inward visit to London - opportunities for legal professionals from the UK and the CIS

26 April 2016

We are organising a legal services inward trade mission from the CIS region on 4-6 October 2016.

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LUKOIL to build large gas processing plant in Uzbekistan

22 April 2016

Lukoil’s president, Vahid Alakbarov, and Uzbekistan’s Prime Minister, Shavkat Mirziyayev, met on 19 April 2016.

All CIS

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China's Regional Variations – Challenge and Opportunity

28 April 2016

Why is it important for UK firms to understand China’s regional variations? There are three main reasons:

Attend roundtable on Comparative Corporate Governance – the Case of Japan

25 April 2016

To coincide with the 25th anniversary of the Chair of Japanese Law, University College London is organising a roundtable on Comparative Corporate Governance – the Case of Japan. The Roundtable will be opened by His Excellency Mr.Motohiko Kato, Minister Plenipotentiary of Japan and the Right Honorable Lord Harry Woolf, Former Chairman of the Supreme Court. 

All North Asia and the Pacific

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Join us at the Law Society for a Chile market briefing on 13th May

27 April 2016By James Shepherd

To celebrate the Chile Day celebrations at Mansion House and the state visit by Chilean President, Michelle Bachelet, the Law Society in association with the British Chilean Chamber of Commerce will be providing a market briefing at our Chancery Lane office.  There will also be the chance to network with Chilean lawyers and stakeholders.

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Attend our Brazilian Exchange Programme Closing Reception - Thursday 25 February

4 February 2016By James Shepherd

Do not miss the chance to network with our inward delegation of ten Brazilian lawyers at our farewell reception celebrating the completion of their Exchange Programme.

All Americas and Caribbean

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Incoming visit from Malaysian law firms

21 April 2016

The Law Society is welcoming a delegation of Malaysian law firms between 29 and 30 June and we are keen to get firms involved.

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Benefits of dual-qualification: from Indian advocate to solicitor of England and Wales

13 January 2016

Tahera Mandviwala, partner at TDT Legal, a Mumbai-based  international law firm, shares her insights on the benefits of dual-qualification.

All South Asia and the ASEAN

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