2 July 2012

The Lawyer

  • Bosses’ inflexible friends

    2-Jul-2012

    Employers on the move must review their Tupe position as part of the due diligence process

  • CME Group associate general counsel: Exchange control

    2-Jul-2012

    Since associate general counsel Adrienne Seaman arrived at CME Group, conflicts and new regulation have forced massive changes

  • Crime after time

    2-Jul-2012

    Deferred prosecution agreements should not be allowed to undermine the rights of individuals

  • Emergency treatment for the NHS

    2 July 2012

    The Government is considering drastic measures in an attempt to sort out the SLHT’s financial woes

  • Event horizon

    2-Jul-2012

    Lawyers and underwriters are getting battle-ready for the new ATE arena as Jackson LJ’s litigation reforms approach

  • Fighting back

    2 July 2012

    As the EU’s second poorest member, Romania has been hit hard by the downturn. Can the agriculture and energy sectors save the day?

  • Grand designs

    2-Jul-2012

    The past year in Luxembourg has seen splits and new arrivals in an environment of changing regulation

  • Job Watch: Private client

    2-Jul-2012

    The lure of private client work has always been strong, but how is this area of law holding up in the current economic climate?

  • Merger mysteries

    2-Jul-2012

    Here are two firms solving their problems by mergers. Herbert Smith’s full financial integration with Freehills will bring about the sort of culture change advocated by Allen Hanen in Project Blue Sky (The Lawyer, 5 January); and King & Wood Mallesons, which won International Firm of the Year at The Lawyer Awards last week, primarily for its extraordinarily imaginative vision.

  • Move On Up: Winckworth Sherwood

    2-Jul-2012

    Slow but steady has been the way for this London-based firm as its clear career structure sees trainees progress through the ranks

  • Moves: 2 July 2012

    2-Jul-2012

    Norton Rose has appointed Peter Young as a capital markets partner after he left Vinson & Elkins, where he was also a partner.

  • No a***holes

    2 July 2012

    Details confused but principle clear in Hogan Lovells’ new partner pay system

  • No trainers

    2-Jul-2012

    Is your firm cool enough to get on Russian bank RenCap’s legal roster?

  • One for the banking litigators

    2-Jul-2012

    With Marcus Agius gone, heads are beginning to roll as the LIBOR scandal engulfing the City gathers pace.

  • Picking winners – and losers

    2 July 2012

    If Olympic selection committees want to avoid appeals, their various policies need to be brought together

  • Russell in brand controversy

    2 July 2012

    Law firm brands are built over years, so when a merger comes along brands are more often than not among the most contentious of issues.

  • Silk road

    2 July 2012

    One Essex Court and 39 Essex Street target Singapore

  • The King and Oz

    2-Jul-2012

    King & Wood Mallesons’ pioneering pan-Asia vision cannot be denied. But the task in front of the combined firm is immense

  • Work Life Quiz: Stephen Griffiths, SM Commercial Solicitors

    2-Jul-2012