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Lawyers from Trussardi and Loro Piana to debate influencer marketing’s impact on luxury sector

Webinar hosted by Luxury Law Alliance and Bird & Bird will explore ‘trends, tips and opportunities’

The Global Legal Post launches online fashion law comparative guide

First of new series of Law Over Border guides showcases fast-developing fashion law

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News | UK

Former US ambassador to Thailand rejoins Sullivan & Cromwell

Michael George DeSombre to serve as head of Asia M&A/PE practices from firm’s Hong Kong office

Funds and crypto partner leaves Simmons for Hong Kong independent with PwC ties

Gaven Cheong to serve as head of investment funds at Tiang & Partners

Former Hong Kong leader calls for 'China-wide boycott' of Mayer Brown after statue controversy

Leung Chun-ying said US firm bowed to international pressure by ceasing to advise longtime client over Tiananmen Square statue removal efforts

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Mayer Brown halts work advising University of Hong Kong on removal of Tiananmen Square memorial statue

US firm ceases representation of long term client for matter after role condemned by dozens of NGOs

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Dechert taps Kirkland partner to launch financial restructuring practice in Hong Kong

Daniel Margulies comes aboard as US firm prioritises growth of Asia restructuring capabilities

Pinsent Masons mourns death of Hong Kong head and veteran partner Vincent Connor

Connor, who passed away on 5 October after a period of illness, was 'unfailingly kind, funny and ever thoughtful of others'

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Mishcon de Reya bolsters Asia presence through tie-up with Hong Kong firm

Association with Karas to form disputes and investigations and private wealth practices follows launch in Singapore last year

Former Essex Court Chambers QC joins Temple Chambers in Hong Kong

Jern-Fei Ng QC was the first of four senior counsel with Asia links to leave the sanctions-hit London chambers

HFW hires disputes partner from Hong Kong independent firm to target private client work

Karen Cheung’s arrival from Li & Partners will complement yacht and private jet teams, says firm

Appointments: Shoosmiths lands Telefónica GC, Oon & Bazul names new head of M&A

This week's roundup also includes Withers, Bird & Bird and Clifford Chance

Establishment candidates win sweeping victory in Hong Kong law society elections

Grouping of five solicitors who warned against ‘political division’ and pledged to work with Beijing triumph

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‘A shameful and sad day’ – in-house lawyer withdraws from Hong Kong law society elections citing threats

Ex-Skadden lawyer on ‘rule of law’ ticket bows out of Tuesday’s ballot 'for my safety, and the safety of my family'

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Orrick targets Asia's renewable energy sector with Singapore office launch

Former Watson Farley & Williams partner to head up new venture in city state

Withers hires Hollywood divorce lawyer to launch US family law practice

Firm posts 40% PEP hike as it unveils partner hires in LA, New York, Hong Kong and Singapore

PwC Legal's Hong Kong ally hires Jones Day partner to lead IP practice

Chiang Ling Li joins Tiang & Partners to 'boost strategic growth in Greater China'

Hong Kong boutique Ben McQuhae & Co becomes first off-shore buyer of China carbon credits

Firm teams up with former environment minister to buy 10,000 tonnes of credits to demonstrate market's potential

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UK judge steps down from Hong Kong's Court of Final Appeal

Baroness Hale takes unusual step of not seeking second term; says decision is unrelated to security law

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Gibson Dunn hires regulatory quartet from Herbert Smith Freehills in Hong Kong

Team is led by HSF's former Asia financial services regulatory head William Hallatt

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