Brazil may be hogging the limelight right now, but its neighbours should not be ignored. The rest of Latin America deserves investors’ attention too
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.
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.
While some US firms had a rougher ride in this year’s survey, the West Coasters have found London a home from home
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.
Mayer Brown has poached a five-person team from Bryan Cave in Singapore to set up an Asia-focused consulting arm in the city-state.
Ropes & Gray has announced that its high-profile London co-managing partners Maurice Allen and Mike Goetz are to redefine their roles for the first time since the office launched five years ago.
Morgan Lewis has swooped on Edwards Wildman’s London office hiring corporate head David Ramm, in a move that will raise further questions about the future of the group.
RiskMap Report 2014 — an authoritative guide to business risk in the year ahead download subscription
In RiskMap 2014, Control Risks forecasts the major challenges and opportunities of doing business in the world’s most complex environments next year.
Video: technology’s impact on business sectors subscription
In this video interview, partner Todd Daubert discusses the specific impact of technological advancement on four key sectors.
Health Alert — Medical Board of Australia v Putha; a better start to life for indigenous children; and more download subscription
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
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
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 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
Explore is DLA Piper’s magazine for the mining sector, which provides a selection of insights from the global mining team.