2nd IBA Asia Pacific Forum Regional Conference
Emerging Markets in the Asia Pacific Region and the Financial Crisis
24–26 March 2010
A conference presented by the IBA Asia Pacific Regional Forum
Sessions/Welcome Reception: ANA InterContinental Hotel (http://www.anaintercontinental-tokyo.jp/e/banquet/) Plenary Session: Suntory Hall (http://www.suntory.com/culture-sports/suntoryhall/facilities/hallmap02.html#here)
This 2nd regional conference will offer participants an opportunity to review the legal regime and practice in the emerging markets in the Asia Pacific region and the impact of the recent financial crisis on the markets.
Mergers and Acquisitions: Transactions involving companies in distress
Investments: Impact of the financial crisis on investment in emerging in Asia and stimulus plans
Law Firm Management: How regional law firms are dealing with the financial crisis
Arbitration and Dispute Resolution: Dispute resolution in depressed economies
Corporate Counsel: In-house counsel best practices concerning corporate governance and anti-corruption compliance
Antitrust: New competition regimes in Asia’s emerging markets
Intellectual Property: Lessons on the protection of IP rights in Asia
Young Lawyers: Roundtable to discuss the impact of the financial crisis on the practices of young lawyers
We will also have a bar leaders roundtable during the conference where we will invite bar leaders to discuss their common issues.
We will have a joint open session on the extraterritorial application of laws in the afternoon on 24 March with the World
City Bar Leaders Conference and the Japan Federation of Bar Associations will have a seminar on gender issues on 27 March (simultaneous interpretation will be provided). Anyone who is interested in any of these subjects may attend without any fee.
Who should attend?
Those who are interested in international legal practice in the Asia Pacific region in the foregoing areas of law, and particularly those who are concerned about the impact of the financial crisis on the emerging markets in the Asia Pacific region.
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