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Vietnam’s first data privacy law to take effect on July 1, 2023
Protection of Personal Data Decree among government’s first attempts at data regulation
Shih Yann Loo named Asia Pacific chair at Baker McKenzie
Hong Kong-based IP lawyer will continue his role as global executive committee member.
Anne-Marie Allgrove named Baker McKenzie Australia national managing partner
Allgrove, the firm’s global chair of IPT, is first woman to hold national managing partner role.
Bangkok IP lawyers launch Lexel law firm
Former Baker McKenzie lawyers led by Tanakrit Tangburanakij go out on their own.
Ronald Sum joins Baker McKenzie’s arbitration practice in Hong Kong
Firm expects to bolster its position in Greater Bay Area dispute resolution.
Shuichi Sugahisa, former head of Japan’s FTC, joins Baker McKenzie in Tokyo
Sugahisa will serve as senior consultant in firm’s antitrust and competition group.
Peerapan Tungsuwan joins Baker McKenzie’s Global Executive Committee
Tungsuwan first Thai woman to join committee.
Joy Lam joins Baker McKenzie to advise on virtual assets
Hong Kong-based lawyer advised on Asia’s first open-ended tokenized fund.