The current trade climate demands that lawyers get current on the latest developments and what they mean to their clients and practices. In this Instant Insights, we explore the shifting trade landscape and its impact on substantive law and the legal profession.
Phillip Bantz | August 17, 2018
Trade lawyers are trying to ease and manage the anxiety of corporate clients while grappling with capricious trade policies. “A lot of this is new, uncharted territory. We’re definitely in strange times,” said one source.
Phillip Bantz | August 22, 2018
"Even if you've been on top of these things it's not easy," one attorney said. "It's very complex and it's resource intensive."
Priya R. Aiyar | August 20, 2018
With the threat of a veto for any restriction on presidential power, it appears unlikely that the trade war will be resolved legislatively. Nor is a judicial stop to the escalation likely.
John Kang, The Asian Lawyer | July 17, 2018
In the first half of 2018, the value of Chinese investment in Europe was $22 billion—nearly nine times the $2.5 billion invested in North America.
Anna Zhang | July 11, 2018
Three years after launching in Washington, D.C., Beijing DHH Law Firm has opened a Seattle office, aiming to support the local Chinese business community as trade tensions worsen.
Dan Packel | July 05, 2018
While some see a rising tide of protectionism swallowing up global deals, law firm M&A practice leaders say the effects will be limited.
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