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Thailand | ZICO Law @ LIBFC ASEAN Roadshow 2016 | 17 May 2016

27 April 2016

Labuan International Business and Financial Centre (LIBFC) is organizing ASEAN Roadshow 2016 as a platform to showcase Labuan IBFC as an ideal midshore jurisdiction from to house ASEAN businesses and manage the private clients The roadshow aims to cover 9 out of 10 ASEAN countries and ZICO Law has been given opportunities to speak at the […]

ZICO Law Myanmar and Bell Pottinger Insights Breakfast | 10 May 2016 | Malaysia

27 April 2016

Bell Pottinger, supported by ZICO Law Myanmar is organizing Insights Breakfast with Bell Pottinger’s Myanmar Managing Director and country specialist Graham Stewart and ZICO Law Myanmar’s Managing Partner Sam Britton on 10 May 2016 at The Hilton, KL Sentral. The panel discussion will discuss on Navigating Myanmar’s Future Under a New Leadership. It aims to […]

Federal Court strikes out farmers’ bid for leave to challenge legality of MB Inc Perak

26 April 2016

Dato’ Firoz, Partner at ZICO Law Malaysia in an article entitled ‘Federal Court strikes out farmers’ bid for leave to challenge legality of MB Inc Perak’ from The Sun Daily Online emphasized that the court to strike out the farmers’ leave application, saying they did not have the locus standi to maintain the suit as they […]

‘Indonesia considers FinTech-specific regulation’ by ZICO Law Indonesia lawyers

26 April 2016

Hanim Hamzah, Regional Managing Partner at ZICO Law Network, Sianti Candra and Bramantyo Pratama, Senior Associates at ZICO Law Indonesia contributed an article entitled ‘Indonesia considers FinTech-specific regulation, in the E-Finance & Payments Law & Policy Journal. The article provides their insights on the recent decision by the Indonesian authorities to issue FinTech-specific regulation and […]

ZICO Law star in Sime Darby’s 3 billion ringgit sukuk offering

26 April 2016

ZICO Law advised Maybank Investment Bank, the sukuk’s principal adviser. The sukuk is the biggest global issuance by a non-bank and is the largest ringgit-denominated perpetual sukuk issuance to date. To read more on the article, click here.

Zaid Ibrahim & Co. Wins Big at ALB Malaysia Law Awards 2016

14 April 2016

Bringing home three awards at the Asian Legal Business (ALB) Malaysia Law Awards 2016 on 7 April 2016, Zaid Ibrahim & Co. (a member of ZICO Law) is proud to continue to act on innovative and first of their kind deals for our local and international clients. The firm was awarded “Islamic Finance Deal of the […]

Conversation with ASEAN Insiders: Legal Benchmarking and Updates in ASEAN Markets | ZICO Law & BMCC | 13 April 2016

11 April 2016

In conjunction with the Inter-Pacific Bar Association 26th Meeting, British Malaysian Chamber of Commerce *(BMCC) together with ZICO Law invites you to a “Conversation with ASEAN Insiders” on April 13, 2016. Focus on the topic of Legal Benchmarking and Updates in ASEAN Markets, this dialogue brings together experienced senior practitioners from ASEAN region to contribute their professional […]

ASEAN Insiders Roundtable Competition Law | ZICO Law & Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer | 12 April 2016

8 April 2016

The competition law environment across the Asia Pacific region is changing rapidly. Contrasting national priorities drive the enforcement efforts of new and existing laws, arising in varying stages of development. Given that clients often find it challenging to navigate these various competition law landscapes, we believe it is timely to host a closed-door Competition Law […]

ASEAN Insiders Roundtable Technology, Media and Telecommunications Update | ZICO Law & Olswang | 14 April 2016

8 April 2016

With a burgeoning work force and the rapid rise of the middle class, the ASEAN Economic Community brings ASEAN into the spotlight with technology, media and telecommunications taking off in a big way. As an active law-firm network in this region, we have witnessed ASEAN-bound investors intent on seizing broadcasting, communication networks, mobile banking, e-commerce […]

ASEAN Insiders Roundtable Merger & Acquisitions Update | ZICO Law & Slaughter and May | 13 April 2016

8 April 2016

With the official launch of the ASEAN Economic Community last December, and a plethora of bilateral and multilateral trade deals within the Asia-Pacific region, ASEAN has in recent years seen a strong uptick in M&A activity and the momentum is slated to continue over the coming years.  But in a market with divergent national interests, […]