GLOBAL PRACTICE GUIDES

Expert Commentary on Legal Issues

Chambers Global Practice Guides provide in-house counsel with expert legal commentary on the main practice areas in key jurisdictions around the world.
The guides focus on the practical legal issues affecting business and enable the reader to compare legislation and procedure across a range of key jurisdictions.

For every guide we select Contributing Editors who are ranked in the relevant Chambers Guides as the best in their field. The individual contributors who write the ‘Law and Practice’ and ‘Trends & Developments’ sections are selected on the same basis.


Latest Publications
US Regional Employment 2022

The new US Regional Employment 2022 provides the latest legal information on the impact of COVID-19 on the workplace, the “Black Lives Matter” and “Me Too” movements, union membership, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), the Great Resignation, discrimination and harassment issues, workplace safety, and class actions.

Shareholders’ Rights & Shareholder Activism 2022

The new Shareholders’ Rights and Shareholder Activism 2022 guide features 15 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on voting requirements and the proposal of resolutions, shareholders’ rights to appoint/remove/challenge directors and in the event of liquidation/insolvency, shareholder activist strategies, and remedies available to shareholders against the company and directors.


Recently Updated Practice Areas
US Regional Employment 2022
Last Updated: 27/09/2022

The new US Regional Employment 2022 provides the latest legal information on the impact of COVID-19 on the workplace, the “Black Lives Matter” and “Me Too” movements, union membership, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), the Great Resignation, discrimination and harassment issues, workplace safety, and class actions.

Shareholders’ Rights & Shareholder Activism 2022
Last Updated: 22/09/2022

The new Shareholders’ Rights and Shareholder Activism 2022 guide features 15 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on voting requirements and the proposal of resolutions, shareholders’ rights to appoint/remove/challenge directors and in the event of liquidation/insolvency, shareholder activist strategies, and remedies available to shareholders against the company and directors.

Antitrust Litigation 2022
Last Updated: 15/09/2022

The new Antitrust Litigation 2022 guide covers 24 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on the basis for a claim, burden and standard of proof, class and collective actions, challenging a claim, disclosure and discovery, witness and expert evidence, damages, liability, remedies, funding and costs, and appeals.

Private Equity 2022
Last Updated: 13/09/2022

The new Private Equity 2022 guide features 42 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on mergers and acquisitions; due diligence; the structure of transactions; terms of acquisition documentation; public-to-private takeovers; mandatory offer thresholds; hostile takeover offers; management incentives; shareholder oversight and liability; and exits, including by an initial public offering (IPO).