This book is a primer for those who do not typically focus on business transactions in Asia, but whose business strategies take or have recently taken them to the Asia-Pacific region. It provides an overview of the legal frameworks that will govern business relationships in many of the important countries in the region. The contributing authors offer domestic law expertise, on-the-ground experience, and/or a global perspective developed from the experience of advising foreign companies in doing business in particular markets in the Asia-Pacific region.
The book provides an overview of 14 countries and jurisdictions (Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam) and addresses topics such as:
- Establishing a business presence
- Foreign investments
- Operational issues
- Litigation and dispute resolution
- Developing an exit strategy