22 July 2013
Sunday Times ‘Underworld Kings’ libel ruling shows court will consider evidence, however it is obtained
BPP bid for university status nears end of ordeal by quango, but could still stall
SMEs may need help getting to grips with the Bribery Act, but they ignore it at their peril
Firm takes smart approach to billing and client engagement
At Center Parcs, Rajbinder Singh-Dehal’s role spans from opening the door to a refinancing deal that launched new holiday village Woburn, to preparing for its first guests
India’s adoption of the international protocol for trade marks will reassure the country’s potential investors
The move of Ziva Robertson from personal wealth stalwart Withers to US giant McDermott Will & Emery is a sign of things to come in the private client sector.
Aviation (1)British Airways plc (2) International Consolidated Airlines Group SA v (1) Sindicato Espanol de Pilotos de Lineas Aereas; (2) The International Federation of Airline Pilots Association. 2013 WL 2976153. QBD (Comm). Field J. 20 June 2013
Bankers stand head and shoulders above lawyers in the M&A fee stakes but growing deal complexity means the gap is closing
Premier Foods counsel help in business turnaround, then set up academy
Narayan Iyer is rejoining Linklaters as a partner from Talwar Thakore & Associates in Mumbai.
The Offshore Firm of the Year shortlist this year was packed full of firms that have been innovative and brave
Jobs keeping offshore lawyers busy in the past quarter have ranged from financings through IPOs and acquisitions to insolvency proceedings
The current commercial interest in Africa is having a knock-on effect in Mauritius as it becomes one of the world’s growing offshore jurisdictions
Upstart insurance ABS Parabis outperforms mothership BLM
Mark Valentine has been the business development director of Mayer Brown for nearly two years. He was previously head of marketing, clients and sales at BDO and spent eight years as a business development consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
To become a senior partner, you need to be a highly skilled politician who appears to shun politics