RHTLaw Taylor Wessing ranked in Asialaw Profiles 2020

We are pleased to announce that RHTLaw Taylor Wessing has been ranked in the Asialaw Profiles 2020 rankings. A total of 3 industry sectors and 6 practice areas have been recognised. Our head of Intellectual Property and Technology, Jonathan Kok, has also achieved the Distinguished Practitioner ranking for the category of Intellectual Property.

The rankings are as follow: –

Rankings Industry Sectors
Highly Recommended Technology and Telecommunications
Recommended Consumer Goods and Services
Notable Firm Real Estate

 

Rankings Practice Areas
Recommended Capital Markets
Recommended Labour and Employment
Recognised Banking and Finance
Recognised Corporate and M&A
Recognised Dispute Resolution
Recognised Intellectual Property

 

Leading Lawyer Rankings
Jonathan Kok Distinguished practitioner for Intellectual Property

 

Practice Areas Asialaw Profiles Analysis
Banking and Finance

Work highlights

Acted for a financial intermediary in relation to capital injection by its parent for expanding the client’s investment banking businesses. This included managing the deal, providing regulatory advice, attending to the filing, working with auditors and stakeholders, and preparing the transaction documents.

Corporate and M&A

Work highlights

Represented Juvamed, a mainland China dermatology technology group, in its investment in Endymed, a publicly listed Israeli group in the professional and home use medical aesthetic markets, through the purchase of shares from existing investors and the subscription in a rights offering. This is one of the few Chinese investments in Israeli-listed companies.

Acted on behalf of the shareholders of LVM Holdings operating Elite Havens, the leading provider of high-end vacation rentals in Asia, with more than 200 villas in Southeast Asia, on its sale to Dusit International, a leading hospitality group headquartered in Thailand.

Key clients

Fintonia Group, Generix Group, Halyard, Mitel Networks Corporation

Dispute Resolution

Work highlights

Advised Global Indian International School on the termination of a high value logistics contract and breaches of the same.

Acted for Asiatic Group and its directors in issuing cease and desist letters to a shareholder who had made and published a series of defamatory and injurious remarks against the company and its board of directors in an open letter to the public, in correspondence to the SGX, posts on investor forums, and in quotes to an online news platform.

Key clients

Asiatravel.com, CSDS Aircraft, Qilin World Capital, Singapore Gold Association, Stamford Land Corporation, Yau Lee Construction

Intellectual Property

Work highlights

Advised Bynd Artisan on the prosecution and management of their trademark portfolio, assignment and the protection of their trademarks in Asia and the Middle East.

Key clients

AlphaBit Consulting, Lao Shu Foods, Lumina Live! Pu Tien Holdings, Wen Ken Drug Company