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
Insolvency 2020

Insolvency 2020 features 44 jurisdictions. The guide provides expert legal commentary on out-of-court restructurings and consensual workouts; secured and unsecured creditor rights, remedies and priorities; statutory restructuring, rehabilitation, reorganisation, insolvency and liquidation proceedings; and the duties and personal liability of directors and officers of financially troubled companies.

Environmental Law 2020

Environmental Law 2020 covers 15 jurisdictions. The guide discusses enforcement; environmental incidents, permits and damage; corporate, personal, lender and civil liability; contractual agreements; contaminated land; greenhouse gas emissions; asbestos; waste; environmental due diligence; and taxes.


Recently Updated Practice Areas
Insolvency 2020
Last Updated: 19/11/2020

Insolvency 2020 features 44 jurisdictions. The guide provides expert legal commentary on out-of-court restructurings and consensual workouts; secured and unsecured creditor rights, remedies and priorities; statutory restructuring, rehabilitation, reorganisation, insolvency and liquidation proceedings; and the duties and personal liability of directors and officers of financially troubled companies.

Environmental Law 2020
Last Updated: 13/11/2020

Environmental Law 2020 covers 15 jurisdictions. The guide discusses enforcement; environmental incidents, permits and damage; corporate, personal, lender and civil liability; contractual agreements; contaminated land; greenhouse gas emissions; asbestos; waste; environmental due diligence; and taxes.

Project Finance 2020
Last Updated: 03/11/2020

Project Finance 2020 features 17 jurisdictions. The guide provides expert legal commentary on PPP transactions, guarantees and security, enforcement of collateral, foreign investment, licence requirements, bankruptcy and insolvency, insurances, and tax.

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.