Our Law Firm: Overview

D. L. & F. De Saram is a leading law firm in Sri Lanka, founded in 1898, and has been consistently ranked as a top tier legal firm by IFLR 1000, Legal 500, Chambers Global and Chambers Asia Pacific. The Firm provides cross border legal services to major international firms in, inter allia the United Kingdom, the United States, China, Europe and Australia. It consists of a team of 40 Sri Lankan Lawyers specialising in infrastructure project development (including ports, power and energy, and highways) with special emphasis on PPPs and cross border financing. The Mergers & Acquisitions team has been involved in three of the largest infrastructure projects undertaken in Sri Lanka. Our compliance and employment team advises several leading multinational companies on various aspects of Sri Lankan labour law. The Firm ‘s corporate arm Corporate Advisory Services Private Limited undertakes Company Incorporations and establishment of branch, representative and liaison offices. The firm provides company secretarial services to over 500 domestic companies, many of which are listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange.

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The Menace of the Ransomware Attacks

This is a first of a series of articles on cyber security we intend publishing. Since the wide-spread use of computers for record keeping and day-to-day office work, security of computer records, their dissemination and storage have become important. Meant for the general reader, these articles are aimed at providing an introductory understanding of computer