ZICO Law News

Deals Update | ZICO Law advised Serba Dinamik on its acquisition of strategic stake in CSE Global

24 April 2018

ZICO Law advised Bursa-listed Serba Dinamik Holdings Berhad (“SDHB”) in the S$57.67 million acquisition and related financing, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Serba Dinamik International Ltd, of 128,166,250 shares, representing a stake of 24.84% in SGX Mainboard-listed CSE Global Limited, in a married deal completed on 13 April 2018.SDHB are an international energy services group providing […]

Zaid Ibrahim & Co Bolsters Litigation Practice with New Partner Hires

11 April 2018

Zaid Ibrahim & Co (a member of ZICO Law) welcomes Alvin Julian and Jeyakuhan S K Jeyasingam who join the firm’s Kuala Lumpur office as partners of the litigation and dispute resolution practice. Alvin Julian brings over 25 years of experience as a litigator and has appeared before all levels of court and alternative dispute […]

Dr Sok Siphana appointed Head Judge for Inaugural Cambodia Real Estate Awards

2 April 2018

Dr Sok Siphana, Managing Partner at SokSiphana&associates (a member of ZICO Law) has been appointed Head Judge for the inaugural awards ceremony of the Cambodia Real Estate Awards – a series made up of 30 awards across two distinct categories. The ceremony will recognise leading agents and agencies, and celebrate the finest real estate practices […]

IP Alert | Cambodia Patent Protection System Evolves: Validation of European Patents Takes Effect

22 March 2018

Cambodia’s early-stage patent protection system Cambodia’s patent protection system is still in its early stages. In fact, Cambodia’s first ever Patent for Invention was awarded as recently as 2015. Through joint cooperation, and both bilateral and regional agreements with foreign patent offices and organizations, the country has rapidly developed its intellectual property infrastructures to promote […]

IP Alert | Cambodia Patent Protection System Evolves: Validation of European Patents Takes Effect

20 March 2018

Cambodia’s early-stage patent protection system Cambodia’s patent protection system is still in its early stages. In fact, Cambodia’s first ever Patent for Invention was awarded as recently as 2015. Through joint cooperation, and both bilateral and regional agreements with foreign patent offices and organizations, the country has rapidly developed its intellectual property infrastructures to promote […]

Insights Philippines Legal Advisors New Office Launch

16 March 2018

ZICO Law is proud to announce the launch of Insights Philippines Legal Advisors’ (IPLA) new office in Manila on its first anniversary.  IPLA joined the ZICO Law network on 1 March 2017 which makes ZICO Law the first legal network with a full presence in all 10 ASEAN member countries. Our strategic network throughout the […]

Client Alert: Bauer (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd v Jack-In Pile (M) Sdn Bhd – CIPAA 2012 applies prospectively not retrospectively

8 March 2018

On 20 January 2015, a Client Alert was issued on the retrospective application of the Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012 (“CIPAA”) based on the decision in UDA Holdings v Bisraya Construction Sdn Bhd & Anor [2015] 5 CLJ 527 (“UDA Holdings”). The High Court’s decision in UDA Holdings was subsequently upheld by the […]

Happy Lunar New Year

12 February 2018

From all of us at ZICO, we wish you a very Happy Lunar New Year! May the coming year be filled with prosperity for you and your loved ones!

2018 Legal Rankings: ZICO Law Recognised for its ASEAN-wide Expertise

7 February 2018

Last year we celebrated our 30th anniversary and became the first legal network to be fully present and active in all 10 ASEAN countries. As a result, our ASEAN journey is increasingly recognized among the most preeminent legal directories. We are therefore pleased to share our network’s overall results from research carried out by Chambers […]

Announcement | ZICO Law Extends Regional Expertise with Addition of 12 New Partners

7 February 2018

We are very pleased to announce the admission of 12 new partners across our regional network. The appointments for Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines and Thailand, come into effect on 1st January 2018, and extend the network’s regional leadership to a total of 88 partners and 700 staff across all 10 ASEAN countries. Ten of […]