A prolonged period of tough trading conditions has forced a rebalancing in the top end of the legal market, while mid-sized players are growing
As Herbert Smith Freehills gears up for a vote on its combined remuneration structure senior reporter Lucy Burton looks at the numbers behind the merger
The head of Clifford Chance’s Perth office is set to leave the firm for investment house Gresham Partners three and a half years after the firm that bore his name joined the magic circle giant.
Minter Ellison’s newly installed chief executive Tony Harrington is clear on how the Australian firm can succeed: it has to turn words into action. And he means three words in particular.
Slater & Gordon’s UK revenues have smashed through the £100m barrier, with an 119 per cent increase in turnover from £46.1m to £101m (A$182.5m) for the 2013/14 financial year.
Health Alert — Gray v Richards; Psychology Board of Australia v G; health insurance legislation amendment; and more download subscription
DLA Piper has released the 20 October 2014 issue of its Health Alert, which focuses on judgments, legislation and reports in the health sector.
High Court confirms no magic cloak for union activities download subscription
The High Court of Australia has held that the termination of an employee for holding up a ‘scab’ sign while engaging in lawful industrial activity did not breach the Fair Work Act.
Developing a multilateral instrument to modify bilateral tax treaties: OECD issues its paper on BEPS Action 15 download subscription
Minter Ellison considers the main issues and options for taxation reform raised in the OECD’s new paper.
Neutralising hybrid mismatch arrangements: OECD issues paper on BEPS Action 2 download subscription
Minter Ellison outlines the hybrid recommendations made by the OECD, discusses their implications and provides some comment and insight.
Health Alert — Physiotherapists Board of Australia v Dopson; New Health New Zealand Inc v Attorney-General; and more download subscription
DLA Piper has released the 13 October 2014 issue of its Health Alert, which focuses on judgments, legislation and reports in the health sector.
Preventing the granting of treaty benefits in inappropriate circumstances: OECD issues final paper on BEPS Action 6 download subscription
In this alert, Minter Ellison considers the main issues and options for taxation reform raised in the OECD paper.
Mining company one day, technology company the next: explaining the hype around reverse takeovers/backdoor listings download subscription
This article gives a broad overview of what is involved in undertaking a backdoor listing and includes some of DLA Piper’s top tips in navigating a backdoor listing.
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