Banking on better SME financing in ASEAN

30 September 2015

Source: East Asia Forum Concerns about moderating economic growth and rising income inequality in ASEAN economies have brought small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) into the policy limelight. Arguing that SMEs have significant potential for creating jobs, some commentators are suggesting a host of industrial policies such as financial subsidies and local content rules to promote […]

Licensing Executives Society (LES) Asia Pacific Regional Conference 2015

30 September 2015

Licensing Executives Society of Malaysia (LESM) is hosting the 6th LES Asia Pacific Regional Conference 2015 organized by LES from 30 September to 2 October 2015 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Kuala Lumpur. The LES Asia Pacific Regional Conference is held annually aims at providing opportunities for participants to exchange their knowledge and experience while […]

Zaid Ibrahim & Co. @ UK-Malaysia Forum on Islamic Finance | 29 September | London

29 September 2015

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) in collaboration with the Government of the United Kingdom (UK) and in cooperation with TheCityUK is organising UK-Malaysia Forum on Islamic Finance, entitled “Opportunities and solutions in raising capital and investing using Islamic Finance” on 29 September 2015 at the office of Trowers & Hamlins in London, UK. The forum aims […]

Leadership changes at Zaid Ibrahim & Co. (a member of ZICO Law)

28 September 2015

We are delighted to announce that Datuk Dr Nik Norzrul Thani, senior partner, has been appointed as Executive Chairman of Zaid Ibrahim & Co, “ZI” (a member of ZICO|law). Dr Nik will assume this new role with effect from 1 November 2015. After more than 20 years as a partner with ZI, Mr Lim Kar […]

Employers’ Position On Cambodia’s Trade Union Law Policy Paper

22 September 2015

The Cambodian Federation of Employers and Business Associations (CAMFEBA) published the Employers’ Position On Cambodia’s Trade Union Law Policy Paper on September 2015. Matthew Rendall, senior partner of ZICO|law Cambodia, whom is also a Board Member and responsible for ASEAN Confederation of Employers (ACE) Secretariat is one of the key members in advising on developing […]

IP owners advised to take precautions as new class action legislation is approved

22 September 2015

Nuttaphol Arammuang, Partner of ZICOlaw (Thailand) Ltd contributed in an article entitled ‘IP owners advised to take precautions as new class action legislation is approved’, written for World Trademark Review. The article provided his insight as IP legislator on the recently passed bill by The National Legislative Assembly amending the Civil Procedure Code to allow […]

Data Protection in Privacy and Security Law Report

21 September 2015

Hanim Hamzah and Bramantyo Prataman of Roosdiono & Partners were interviewed by Bloomberg BNA and is being featured in its Privacy and Security Law Report. The report provide views directly from legal experts on the Draft Regulation by the Minister of Communication and Information Technology of the Protection of Personal Data in Electronic Systems that […]

TYT Governor of Sarawak confers state awards

17 September 2015

ZICO|law is pleased to share that Dato’ Gerawat Gala, the Managing Partner of our associated office in Kuching, ZICOlaw & Co., has been conferred the Darjah Yang Amat Mulia Bintang Sarawak “Panglima Setia Bintang Sarawak” (P.S.B.S), also known as the Commander of the Order of the Star of Sarawak, which carries the title of “Dato” […]

ZICO|law Appoints New Managing Partner in Lao PDR

17 September 2015

The network continues to deliver its promise of Regional Expertise, Local Grounding Aristotle David is the new Managing Partner of Vientiane Law Co Ltd (a member of ZICO|law) in Lao PDR, effective 16 September 2015.  Aristotle has practiced law for more than 16 years, including over 10 years in Lao PDR and is  a true […]

New Decree on Real Estate Business Law

15 September 2015

In November 2014, the National Assembly passed the new Law on Real Estate Business which took effect from 1 July 2015 (“New LREB”). The decree implementing the law was expected to be adopted in July. Decree No. 76/2015/ND-CP regulating implementation of the New LREB was finally issued on 10 September 2015 (“Decree 76”). We are […]