The Asian Lawyer The daily source for legal business news, analysis and intelligence from the editors and reporters at The American Lawyer. en-us Copyright 2014. ALM Media Properties, LLC. All rights reserved. The Asian Lawyer Asia Deal Digest: Aug. 28, 2014 *Kirkland & Ellis advises Orchid Asia on $920 million China fund *HSF, KWM lead AGL's $1.1 billion rights issue for MacGen acquisition *Simpson Thacher, Gunderson Dettmer on Murata's $465 million acquisition of chipmaker Peregrine Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:38:49 EDT 1202668322447 HSF, KWM Lead on AGL's Billion-Dollar Rights Offer The Sydney-based power company will use the proceeds to fund its recently approved $1.4 billion acquisition of Macquarie Generation. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:13:50 EDT 1202668321980 Clyde & Co Boosts Singapore With Hire of Malaysia Airlines Crashes Partner Kennedys partner David Johnston, who was retained by the carrier's insurer on claims following the crashes of flights MH370 and MH17, joined Clyde & Co last month. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:41:36 EDT 1202668173888 Chinese Court Acquits Four-Time Death-Row Inmate Nian Bin was released immediately after Fujian Provincial High Court overturned a lower court?s guilty verdict of fatally poisoning two children. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:14:54 EDT 1202668043905 Kirkland & Ellis on Orchid Asia $920 Million Fund The Chinese private equity firm closed its sixth fund to invest in high-growth Chinese companies. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:40:41 EDT 1202668043458