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South Asia and ASEAN

Welcome to our South Asia and ASEAN section. Here you will find information on the latest regional legal headlines and up and coming events, plus detailed information on the jurisdictions we are currently active in.

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Legal Services in Vietnam: an interview with the British ambassador

1 December 2016

The Law Society speaks with Ambassador Giles Lever about the contribution legal services have made to Vietnam’s rapid growth and the growing opportunities for English and Welsh firms.

Law Society Deputy Vice President Christina Blacklaws to speak on Privacy and Legal Professional Privilege, 1st of December

18 November 2016

Christina will speak on the just limits of governments in the UK, Europe and India to track and record the digitial activities of businesses and indivduals.

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Have your say on the content of the proposed EU-Indonesia Free Trade Agreement

8 November 2016

The Law Society will soon submit its position on the proposed deal to the European Commission DG of Trade and we would like to hear members’ views by 21 November.

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Discover opportunities in Myanmar with the UK-ASEAN Business Council and DIT in November and December

7 November 2016

Join the Myanmar Trade and Investment Forum on 28 November and the British Expertise International’s Infrastructure Services Trade Mission to Myanmar 12-15 December

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Sixth Legal Era Conclave - 9-10 November

Geopolitics, Conflict & Crisis: Key Challenges For Lawyers & Business

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Interview with Stephen McNamara on the rule of law in Myanmar

10 April 2017

The Law Society interviewed Stephen McNamara, solicitor working on the rule of law in Myanmar.

Ho Chi Minh at Night

Legal Services in Vietnam: an interview with the British ambassador

1 December 2016

The Law Society speaks with Ambassador Giles Lever about the contribution legal services have made to Vietnam’s rapid growth and the growing opportunities for English and Welsh firms.

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Legal life in...India

27 July 2015

Ameet Hariani, managing partner of Hariani & Co Advocates & Solicitors, who atteded our UK-India legal practice conference in July, shares his views about legal life in India. 

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South Asia and ASEAN

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