Media, Entertainment and Sport Analysis
Panel reviews 2014: The chosen ones download
Which firms are cutting it in this era of slimline rosters, and who are the GC new brooms making clean sweeps? The Lawyer can reveal all
The firm’s revenue is up 26 per cent and profit per equity partner up 46 per cent, but just what is the secret behind the massive growth at Osborne Clarke?
How music giant Universal and its external legal adviser maintain a harmonious and enduring working relationship
Footie and telecoms dominate our regular round-up of recent M&A activity, as the threat of rising interest rates kick-started activity among organisations.
Keeping cutting-edge Channel 4 TV shows on the rails calls for some radical action by its in-house lawyers. No wonder they are award-winners
Media, Entertainment and Sport Briefings
Yahoo! gains safe harbour exemption for its online contents download subscription
A decision that held Yahoo! responsible for copyright infringement in connection with videos uploaded by end-users has been overturned.
Artists' Resale Rights Regulations subscription
Privatise BBC Three? – I don’t believe it subscription
Taylor Swift’s IP portfolio: more than a Blank Space subscription
Media, Entertainment and Sport News
Sidley Austin partner Tim Cowen has joined technology, media and telecoms (TMT) boutique Preiskel & Co as an equity partner.
Blackstone Chambers has successfully defended Ofcom against a claim brought by Travellers Movement alleging that Channel 4 programme My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding portrayed travellers in an “unfair and racially stereotypical way”.
Taylor Hampton partner and phone hacking victims’ lawyer Mark Lewis has joined Seddons as a partner.
Media, Entertainment and Sport Opinion
The latest series The Apprentice caused the usual controversy - with limited success for the legal candidates.
The Americanisation of UK law is coming - so what are firms doing about it?