Intellectual property

IP Mediation in Singapore and India

22 January 2018 (Singapore, India) – INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MEDIATION IN SINGAPORE AND INDIA (by Francois Vieillescazes, Flint & Battery LLC, co-written with Dr. Sheetal Vohra, Managing Director of Vohra & Vohra, New Delhi) INTRODUCTION Mediation is a dispute resolution mechanism whereby a neutral third party, the Mediator, will help the parties to the dispute to reach …

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Indonesian Tax Amnesty 2016

20 July 2016 (Singapore) – Indonesian Tax Amnesty Scheme Indonesia’s new tax amnesty scheme takes effect from 18 July 2016. The scheme is targeted at recovering billions of dollars that have been lost due to tax evasion by encouraging wealthy individuals and businesses that have hidden their assets abroad to declare their wealth. THE SCHEME …

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Foreign Investments, Jakarta

11 June 2016 (Jakarta, Indonesia) – FOREIGN INVESTMENTS IN JAKARTA, NEW NEGATIVE LIST 2016 (REG 44 OF 2016) OVERVIEW The President of the Republic of Indonesia has signed a Presidential Regulation No. 44 of 2016 on the List of Business Fields Closed to Investment and Business Fields Conditionally Open for Investment, otherwise known as the …

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Flint & Battery adds Perth

20 April 2016 (Singapore): The Flint & Battery network (, announced on 20 April 2016 the addition of Gandhi and Shaw, Law Firm in Perth, Western Australia. Gandhi and Shaw is founded by Gandhi and David Shaw, both hugely experienced lawyers in the construction, commercial disputes and arbitration space. For PDF click here Winston Wong, Director of …

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Singapore Budget 2016

17 March 2016 (Singapore) – Primer on the Singapore Budget 2016: 24 March 2016 For PDF click here Introduction The Singapore Budget Statement for 2016 is set to be delivered in Parliament on Thursday, 24 March 2016. This Budget is prepared for each financial year, which begins on 1 April of every calendar year and …

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