People & Places
Media & entertainment lawyer Lex Kuo rejoins Baker McKenzie29 May 2020
Kuo known for entertainment licensing, financing work.
Helen Macpherson joins Baker McKenzie’s IPTech team26 May 2020
New partner will be based in Sydney.
Britta Fromow joins James & Wells' mechanical engineering team19 May 2020
Fromow is an expert on New Zealand design laws.
IMF Bentham completes merger with Omni Bridgeway Holdings31 March 2020
Merger previously announced on October 15, 2019.
Joel Shen joins DWF in Singapore as a partner.31 March 2020
Shen is particularly experienced in the Indonesian market.
Dentons and Kensington Swan launch combination31 March 2020
Partnership furthers Dentons' Australasia growth strategy.
Dentons and Lee International launch combination31 March 2020
Positioning Dentons to meet client needs in South Korea.
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe launch cyber and privacy litigation initiative31 March 2020
Advises on cyber and privacy litigation issues.
Singapore’s Daren Tang to succeed Gurry at WIPO13 March 2020
Tang is currently the IPOS chief executive.
Leading regional firms create DNA12 March 2020
Firms from SGP, MYS and IDN form Drew Network Asia.
Denning Jin joins Han Kun Law Offices in Shanghai29 February 2020
Jin was previously at Haiwen & Partners.
Joe Simone receives INTA's 2019 Service Award for the Advancement of Association Objectives29 February 2020
Founder of SIPS in Hong Kong receives award.
Spruson & Ferguson files the first patent under Hong Kong’s new patent system29 February 2020
Hong Kong's new patent system was launched in late December of 2019.
Jonathan Chu, Mengyi Chen and Candy Tong joins Lau, Horton & Wise29 February 2020
Chu (pictured) and his team join the CMS associated Hong Kong firm from Stephenson Harwood.