For with law shall our land be built up and settled, and with lawlessness wasted and spoiled.
At Skadden.com, a piece on the resurgence of M&A activity in Japan.
At the China Law Blog, a piece by Steve Barru highlighting issues in translating the spoken word and body language for lawyers and businessmen dealing with Chinese counterparts.
"Anyone may arrange his affairs so that his taxes shall be as low as possible; he is not bound to choose that pattern which best pays the treasury. There is not even a patriotic duty to increase one's taxes.