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.
Media, Entertainment and Sport Briefings
Ireland: remote betting licences are no longer remote download subscription
Are you an online bookmaker based in Ireland? Read on…
Gawker: commercialisation has created new boundaries subscription
Discovery’s Olympic Games bid subscription
Freedom of the press and journalistic sources subscription
Media, Entertainment and Sport News
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom have advised on the £844m deal to sell the Financial Times group to Japanese media firm Nikkei.
Former Harbottles MP Abramson hit with £20,000 fine over phone hacking as in-houser Chapman is cleared
Former Harbottle & Lewis managing partner Lawrence Abramson has been ordered to pay a £20,000 fine over his work in relation to the phone hacking scandal at the News of the World.
The BBC has promoted Nicola Cain to the new role of head of legal for freedom of information (FOI) and contentious data protection (DP).
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?