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
International Fraud & Asset Tracing 2021

The new International Fraud & Asset Tracing 2021 guide covers 16 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on fraud claims, disclosure of assets, shareholders’ claims against fraudulent directors, overseas parties in fraud claims, rules for claiming punitive or exemplary damages and laws to protect banking secrecy.

Trade Secrets 2021

The new Trade Secrets 2021 guide features 14 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on the duration of protection, criminal liability, extraterritoriality, misappropriation, industrial espionage, initiating a lawsuit, the trial process, remedies, appeals and alternative dispute resolution (ADR).


Recently Updated Practice Areas
International Fraud & Asset Tracing 2021
Last Updated: 30/04/2021

The new International Fraud & Asset Tracing 2021 guide covers 16 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on fraud claims, disclosure of assets, shareholders’ claims against fraudulent directors, overseas parties in fraud claims, rules for claiming punitive or exemplary damages and laws to protect banking secrecy.

Trade Secrets 2021
Last Updated: 28/04/2021

The new Trade Secrets 2021 guide features 14 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on the duration of protection, criminal liability, extraterritoriality, misappropriation, industrial espionage, initiating a lawsuit, the trial process, remedies, appeals and alternative dispute resolution (ADR).

Corporate M&A 2021
Last Updated: 20/04/2021

The new Corporate M&A 2021 guide covers 58 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on acquiring a company, antitrust regulations, restrictions on foreign investments, stakebuilding, negotiation, mandatory offer thresholds, conditions for a takeover offer, squeeze-out mechanisms, disclosure, duties of directors, defensive measures and shareholder activism.

Real Estate 2021
Last Updated: 13/04/2021

The new Real Estate 2021 guide features 51 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on the impact of disruptive technologies, proposals for reform, sale and purchase, real estate finance, planning and zoning, investment vehicles, commercial leases, construction and tax.