Azam & Rai has been engaged by Canadian law firm Barnes Sammon LLP, Barristers & Solicitors for effecting the service of judicial documents of the Superior Court of Quebec on a defendant residing in Pakistan under the 1965 Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extrajudicial Documents in Civil or Commercial Matters.
Azam & Rai has been appointed on the panel of law firms acting as standing counsel to Standard Chartered Bank (Pakistan) Ltd. The Legal Services Agreement was signed in Lahore today.
Standard Chartered Bank (Pakistan) Ltd. is the fourth bank to engage Azam & Rai for the provision of legal services. Azam & Rai is already providing legal services in the practice area of banking law and finance to MCB Bank Ltd., Askari Commercial Bank Ltd. and Saudi Pak Commercial Bank Ltd.
Mr. R.M.S. Azam, Partner, delivered a lecture as Guest Speaker on ‘The Constitutional & Judicial History of Pakistan (1947-2007)’ at the National University of Computer & Emerging Sciences (NUCES), Lahore on 25 May 2007.
Azam & Rai drafted a Television Commercial Production Agreement between a television production house and a multinational telecommunications company for a transaction worth PKR 60 Million. The agreement entails the production of a series of television commercials for the multinational telecom company.