At a time when companies are trying to save costs, while increasing productivity, LawInContext, a venture created by Baker & McKenzie, offers the following cost-efficient, timely and comprehensive research databases (known as “Helpdesks”) of online legal, tax and regulatory / compliance information as well as training to help users be more efficient and effective in conducting their day-to-day business.
Global Equity Helpdesk
Tax and legal issues associated with three types of share plans in 53 countries around the world. More information is available at www.lawincontext.com/globalequity.
Global Institutional Investor Helpdesk
Information on investment rules and regulations covering tax and corporate issues for institutional investors in 12 countries.
More information is available at www.lawincontext.com/institutionalinvestor.
Software Tax Characterization Helpdesk
Legal and tax information to more efficiently manage global withholding tax exposures in 40 countries around the world. More information is available at www.lawincontext.com/softwaretax.
VAT & Invoicing Requirements Helpdesk
Practical and easy-to-use database featuring invoicing requirements in 60+ countries around the world.
More information is available at www.lawincontext.com/vat.
All Helpdesk content has been created and is regularly updated by Baker & McKenzie and contributing lawyers. Email notifications are sent out informing users of content updates and key developments.
NEW! VAT Compliance in the EU E-Learning Program
The VAT Compliance in the EU e-learning program covers a broad range of issues for the European Union (EU), with additional regional and country coverage to be expanded based on client interest.
All content is written and regularly updated by Baker & McKenzie attorneys in key European jurisdictions who specialize in VAT compliance matters. More information is available here.
Live Training and Events
As a complement to the information available in the Helpdesks described above, LawInContext conducts live, “train-the-trainer”, as well as general training sessions that are tailored to meet the goals, skill levels and staffing needs of the institution with which LawInContext works.
In addition, LawInContext organizes various conferences, webinars and training sessions that focus on timely and relevant legal and tax topics to help people stay abreast of issues that impact their business. For a list of events, go to www.lawincontext.com/events.
Site Demonstrations/Free Trial Access: LawInContext is able to organize live site demonstrations via a web-based conference call, as well as free trial access to any Helpdesk at your convenience.
Tax Newsletters: Sign up to receive one or more of LawInContext’s complimentary Helpdesk newsletters. These newsletters provide highlights of recent country updates and key developments that are covered in more detail within a particular Helpdesk.
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LawInContext Pte. Ltd. (“LawInContext”) was created by the global law firm Baker & McKenzie and provides cost-effective access to online legal information and training tailored to select communities of clients. LawInContext is neither a law firm nor authorized to practice law. No attorney-client relationship will be formed or deemed to be formed with Baker & McKenzie or contributing law firms through the use of LawInContext’s legal information, knowledge management, and training services. This may, in some jurisdictions, be considered “Attorney Advertising” for Baker & McKenzie and other contributing firms. A full disclaimer is available at http://www.lawincontext.com/.