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
Outsourcing 2020

Outsourcing 2020 covers nine jurisdictions. The guide discusses IT outsourcing, restrictions on data processing/security, contract models, captives and shared services centres, customer protections and remedies, HR, and asset transfer terms.

White-Collar Crime 2020

White-Collar Crime 2020 features 19 jurisdictions. The guide provides expert legal commentary on cross-border co-operation, plea agreements, criminal company law and corporate fraud, bribery and influence peddling, insider dealing, tax fraud, cybercrimes, money laundering, self-disclosure, whistle-blower protection and burden of proof.


Recently Updated Practice Areas
Shareholders' Rights & Shareholder Activism 2020
Last Updated: 28/10/2020

Shareholders' Rights & Shareholder Activism 2020 covers 15 jurisdictions. The guide identifies primary sources of law and regulation, types of shares, rights and agreements. The guide also covers voting requirements, disclosure of interests, activism and activist strategies, and remedies available to shareholders.

Outsourcing 2020
Last Updated: 27/10/2020

Outsourcing 2020 covers nine jurisdictions. The guide discusses IT outsourcing, restrictions on data processing/security, contract models, captives and shared services centres, customer protections and remedies, HR, and asset transfer terms.

White-Collar Crime 2020
Last Updated: 20/10/2020

White-Collar Crime 2020 features 19 jurisdictions. The guide provides expert legal commentary on cross-border co-operation, plea agreements, criminal company law and corporate fraud, bribery and influence peddling, insider dealing, tax fraud, cybercrimes, money laundering, self-disclosure, whistle-blower protection and burden of proof.

Alternative Funds 2020
Last Updated: 13/10/2020

Alternative Funds 2020 covers 19 jurisdictions. The guide discusses fund structures, cryptocurrencies and non-traditional assets, tax regimes, double-tax treaties, disclosure/reporting requirements, fund managers, permanent establishments, marketing, and the FATCA/CRS compliance regime.