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
Blockchain 2021

The new Blockchain 2021 guide features 18 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on decentralised finance (DeFi); updates to tax systems to consider blockchain and cryptocurrencies; non-fungible tokens (NFTs); initial coin offerings (ICOs); smart contracts; data privacy and protection; and mining and staking.

Cartels 2021

The new Cartels 2021 guide covers 20 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on the impact of COVID-19 on cartels policy; dawn raids; attorney-client privilege; protection of confidential/proprietary information; leniency, immunity and/or amnesty regimes; burden of proof; sanctions and remedies; and private civil litigation.


Recently Updated Practice Areas
Blockchain 2021
Last Updated: 17/06/2021

The new Blockchain 2021 guide features 18 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on decentralised finance (DeFi); updates to tax systems to consider blockchain and cryptocurrencies; non-fungible tokens (NFTs); initial coin offerings (ICOs); smart contracts; data privacy and protection; and mining and staking.

Cartels 2021
Last Updated: 16/06/2021

The new Cartels 2021 guide covers 20 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on the impact of COVID-19 on cartels policy; dawn raids; attorney-client privilege; protection of confidential/proprietary information; leniency, immunity and/or amnesty regimes; burden of proof; sanctions and remedies; and private civil litigation.

Medical Cannabis & Cannabinoid Regulation 2021
Last Updated: 15/06/2021

The new Medical Cannabis & Cannabinoid Regulation 2021 guide provides the latest legal information on the industry's regulatory authorities, companies’ legal risks, cross-jurisdictional issues, legal elements affecting access to medical cannabis, the use of non-controlled cannabinoids in food, and decriminalisation or recreational regulation.

Construction Law 2021
Last Updated: 11/06/2021

The new Construction Law 2021 guide features 18 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on the impact of COVID-19 on the construction sector; employers, contractors, subcontractors and financiers; permits; contract prices; liability; risk, insurance and securities; contract administration and claims; remedies and damages; and dispute resolution.