Law.com International quoted Nick Turner in an article titled "What a Biden Administration Means for Law Firms Around the World." The article, published November 9, discusses what the change in US leadership means for legal practices around the world.
Turner says the election was hugely important for Hong Kong-a key battleground in President Trump's campaign against China. In July, the president signed the Hong Kong Autonomy Act, which sanctioned financial institutions and individuals accused of eroding the city's autonomy. The Trump administration has also revoked Hong Kong's special trade privileges and tightened export controls for the city.
"The election was hugely important because the president...is critical to shaping and enforcing US sanctions policy," Turner says.
The full article can be read at Law.com International (subscription required).