Asia

LITIGATION

Impeachment sought after tale of Duterte's role in death squad

The Free Legal Assistance Group (FLAG) believes allegations from retired police officer Arthur LascaƱas' that President Rodrigo Duterte paid vigilantes for every kill in Davao City is a possible basis to file an impeachment complaint against him.

INNOVATION

OC Queen Street legal clinics to grow technology business

OC Queen Street joins forces with Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*Star), the Singapore government agency heavily involved in bio-medical and engineering technology, to grow tech business.

PEOPLE

Pakistan court bans Valentine's Day celebrations

Love may be in the air but not this Valentine's Day in Pakistan as The Islamabad High Court ruled yesterday (Monday) that all public celebrations of Valentine's day are prohibited with 'immediate effect'.

EXPANSION

Fieldfisher opens doors of new Shanghai office

International law firm Fieldfisher has expanded its Chinese presence with the opening of an office in Shanghai. This is the second Fieldfisher office in China following its launch in Beijing in November 2016.