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Welcome to King & Wood Mallesons’ global blog: KWM Pulse.  Here you will find articles from our people and contributors who work all over the world, and who have their ear to the ground on the issues that impact you and your business.

At King & Wood Mallesons, we have some of this generations’ best legal minds working with our clients, government and community members.  We think about the law differently, bringing innovative techniques and ways of working that challenge the status quo.

KWM Pulse gives our people a new way to talk to you about the things that matter – one that doesn’t feel like you’re reading your old textbook.  Not only will we be covering legal issues (although that is what we do),  KWM Pulse takes a deeper dive into what is going on in your world today – whether that is legal, business or community focussed.

Stay up to date with our trending topics, see what our thought leaders are saying, and engage in discussion on topics that matter to you.

INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION

Better for the planet and the pocketbook…but you lose some of the magic at hearings: COVID-19 arbitration trends that are here to stay

Better for the planet and the pocketbook…but you lose some of the magic at hearings: COVID-19 arbitration trends that are here to stay

COVID-19 triggered dramatic changes in the way international arbitration is conducted, but which will remain?  Our partner Amanda Lees, based in Singapore, recently shared her insights with The Legal 500 on the Covid-19 arbitration trends that are here to stay.  Watch the footage here and see the key takeaways below. The good We’re more tech-savvy, even arbitrators “We’ve all become much more...

TECHNOLOGY

Using arbitration to resolve cryptocurrency disputes, NFT disputes, and other digital asset disputes

Using arbitration to resolve cryptocurrency disputes, NFT disputes, and other digital asset disputes

The current trending buzzword in the digital assets space in Singapore is “crypto winter” (with its seasonal variations aplenty: see crypto ice age and even crypto spring by the FT).  With that topic on everyone’s mind, increasingly we are having conversations with clients about how to resolve their cryptocurrency disputes, NFT disputes, and other digital assets disputes, and whether arbitration...

CLIMATE & ESG

STRATEGIC R&I