Dispute Resolution and Litigation

King & Wood Mallesons scores a major victory for Ukraine in another high stakes investor-state arbitration

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King & Wood Mallesons scores a major victory for Ukraine in another high stakes investor-state arbitration

KWM arbitration team has secured a second major victory for Ukraine in as many years as an ICSID tribunal unanimously rejected all claims made by a British investor,...

06 July 2018

KWM assists Weichai Power to enter into equity investment and framework agreements with Ceres Power

King & Wood Mallesons’ cross-border team advised Weichai Power ("Weichai") one of China’s leading automobile and equipment manufacturing companies.

29 May 2018

Luye Pharma Group (listed in Hong Kong) and AstraZeneca enter US$546 million agreement for rights to Seroquel and Seroquel XR in the UK, China and other international markets

King & Wood Mallesons’ cross-border team, advised Luye Pharma Hong Kong Limited (“Luye Pharma”) on its transaction signed with AstraZeneca relating to the sale and licence of the...

09 May 2018

King & Wood Mallesons represents the Kyrgyz Republic to settle US $75 million investor-state claim by Kazakhstan’s BTA Bank, with no admission of liability and no payment by the Kyrgyz Republic

These representations earned the Kyrgyz Republic a win in an investment treaty interpretation case named by Global Arbitration Review as among the ten 'most important decisions' of 2014...

28 March 2018

King & Wood Mallesons represents NextView Capital on its acquisition of a 19.89% equity interest in Bacanora Minerals Ltd.

King & Wood Mallesons represented NextView Capital, a leading Chinese institutional fund management group focused on new technologies and energy in its acquisition of a 19.89% equity interest...

18 December 2017

King & Wood Mallesons climbs the ladder in global law firm brand rankings

King & Wood Mallesons has improved its overall position in the 2017 Acritas Global Elite Law Firm Brand Index, ranking 13th.

12 October 2017