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Julio Veloso Broseta

The Lawyer Briefings Live: Latin America – The new, new world

7-Jul-2014 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Brazil may be hogging the limelight right now, but its neighbours should not be ignored. The rest of Latin America deserves investors’ attention too

Battle

Let battle commence: Schulte Roth's shareholder activist launch in Europe

12-Jun-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

Greedy corporate raiders, shareholder wrangling and bullyboy tactics - investor activism has long been seen as one of the more brutal parts of the corporate law landscape.

Money

Portable business: the key to making private equity work

24-Apr-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

When it comes to their legal affairs, private equity houses have tended to be creatures of habit. Generally they prefer to return to the same lawyers time and time again.

London pen

Top international firms in London: American pie and chips

14-Apr-2014 | By Lucy Burton

While some US firms had a rougher ride in this year’s survey, the West Coasters have found London a home from home

Money

Leveraged finance: where did it all go wrong for UK firms?

18-Mar-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

Imagine you’re the general counsel of London-based private equity investor BC Partners. You’re sipping on your coffee, hashing out the details of your imminent £382m investment into UK-based business publishing company Mergermarket. 

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Robert Tchenguiz switches Shearman & Sterling for Stephenson Harwood in £300m SFO trial

10-Jul-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Shearman & Sterling has lost one of the biggest litigation mandates of the year after business tycoon Robert Tchenguiz swapped the US firm for Stephenson Harwood in his £300m case against the Serious Fraud Office (SFO).

Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright posts turnover of $1.851bn in first post-merger year

8-Jul-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

Norton Rose Fulbright has posted turnover of $1.851bn (£1.152bn) in its first financial year after the merger of legacy firms Norton Rose and Fulbright & Jaworski. 

Freshfields

Revenue rises 1% at Freshfields to £1.232bn, PEP up to £1.48m

8-Jul-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has pushed up revenue by 1 per cent at the 2013/14 year end to £1.232bn, while average profit per equity partner (PEP) increased by 6 per cent from £1.398m to £1.48m.

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Health Alert — Medical Board of Australia v Putha; a better start to life for indigenous children; and more download subscription

DLA Piper 24-Jun-2014

DLA Piper has released the 23 June 2014 issue of its Health Alert, which focuses on judgments, legislation and reports in the health sector.

Investing in the future — how megatrends are reshaping the future of the investment management industry download subscription

KPMG 18-Jun-2014

The world in which we live and work is changing rapidly, driven by a number of deeply rooted forces — megatrends.

Getting engaged: lawyers and clients download subscription

Dentons 16-Jun-2014

For couples, the path to getting engaged is pretty clear. For lawyers and clients, the path is equally clear, albeit with less jewellery. 

The Financial Report: US SEC developments; US judicial developments; global regulators; and more download subscription

DLA Piper 6-Jun-2014

DLA Piper has released the latest version (Volume 3, No.10) of The Financial Report, featuring news and analysis from across the financial sector.

Explore — No. 2, May 2014: a magazine for the mining sector download subscription

DLA Piper 23-May-2014

Explore is DLA Piper’s magazine for the mining sector, which provides a selection of insights from the global mining team.

The Financial Report — Volume 3, No. 10 weblink subscription

DLA Piper 16-May-2014

DLA Piper has released the latest version (Volume 3, No.10) of The Financial Report, featuring news and analysis from across the financial sector.

Addressing the tax challenges of the digital economy: OECD BEPS Action 1 Discussion Draft download subscription

Minter Ellison 23-Apr-2014

On 24 March, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development issued BEPS Action 1: Address the Tax Challenges of the Digital Economy.

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