Practical guidance on the business laws of Asia

Designed to assist anyone conducting business across Asia, our practical guides are concise summaries of the business laws in various Asian jurisdictions.

Need to know the rules for the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments in Asia? Download our free reports for ASEAN, Australia, China, India, Japan and South Korea


Need to know the regulations for cross-border transfers of personal data in Asia?

Promoting the convergence of business laws in Asia

Legal fragmentation is a barrier to doing business across borders in Asia. See what ABLI is doing to reduce the differences between different legal regimes in Asia.

With rising cross-border restructuring work in Asia, ABLI and the International Insolvency Institute are mapping the business reorganisation regimes in Asia to distill a set of common principles for judges, legislators and policy-makers in Asia


Data protection and privacy regulation in Asia


Asian Principles for the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments

Singapore to amend its statutory regime for the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments

Say goodbye to the dual statutory system and say hello to a single statutory system that enforces judicial settlements, non-money and interlocutory judgments—including those rendered by "inferior" courts.


Asian Principles of Business Restructuring mentioned in article by Jones Day's Managing Partner, Stephen Brogan

Convergence of the laws on business reorganisation in ASEAN could lead to investment flows that could "impact the well-being of millions" in the region.


Foreign Judgments Project Lead presents findings of phase one to lawyers in Singapore

Dr Adeline Chong presents the findings of the first phase of ABLI's Foreign Judgments project.