2014 global data centre market report download subscription
This inaugural report highlights the current key trends and themes in the global data centre industry and provides an outlook for the data centre market in 2014.
Inertia over: how Twitter is now grasping the nettle download subscription
Before Christmas, Twitter indicated how it intends to tackle two of its main challenges in 2014, namely: trolls and the spread of false information.
Beneficiaries and the disclosure of trust documents download subscription
This article deals with common situations involving beneficiaries and the disclosure of trust documents.
The internet just got bigger: further developments in the gTLD space download subscription
Businesses and brand owners should make sure that their trademarks are not registered as domain names in the new spaces by unscrupulous operators or competitors.
Increase in backlogs and margins underscore renewed optimism across global construction industry download subscription
A majority of companies in the global engineering and construction sector have fresh confidence in the growth prospects for the industry, according to a KPMG survey.
Scam invoices for trademark services: a warning subscription
Consumers should not have to pay to claim prizes subscription
Executive share plans: guide to executive share plans to motivate a broad range of employees download subscription
This guide highlights the variety of share plans in the market and illustrates the way in which these can be tailored to meet specific requirements as needed.
Reining in escalating e-discovery costs download subscription
The proliferation of electronically stored information is driving legal departments to re-engineer dispute management to improve outcomes and lower risk.
Mauritius enhances the role of trade unions in the employer/employee relationship download subscription
Four years ago, Mauritius brought about a new era in its employment laws by redefining the employer/employee relationship when it promulgated the Employment Rights Act.
Banking and Finance Briefings
Corporate Finance News — January 2014 download subscription
Addleshaw Goddard has released the January 2014 edition of its Corporate Finance News publication.
Global cartel enforcement — 2013 year in review download subscription
Prioritisation and globalisation drive higher fine totals from fewer investigations.
Offshore-i — second quarter 2013: insight into the world of offshore transactions download subscription
Appleby has published the sixth edition of Offshore-i, which provides insights into the mergers and acquisitions activity going on in the major offshore markets.
Guide to limited partnerships in Guernsey download subscription
This guide is a summary of the law and procedures relating to limited partnerships in Guernsey.
From the firm of the week
Where there is a will, there may be a (costly) way — family disputes over wills in Bermuda download subscription
Family disputes over the provisions of a will are a relatively common occurrence in Bermuda courts.
Data protection — a warning to bloggers download subscription
The Royal Court has had to consider the impact of the regulatory regime in Jersey under the Data Protection (Jersey) Law 2005 upon online blog sites.
How can a trustee limit its liability? download subscription
As set out in Public Trustee v Cooper, there are four categories of administrative application.
Hospitality and Leisure — franchising and industry innovation download subscription
This year’s Hospital and Leisure focuses on technology inter-operability issues within hotel franchising, as well as looking at the current economic environment.
Offshore-i — fourth quarter 2013: insight into the world of offshore transactions download subscription
In this eighth edition of Offshore-i, Appleby presents its analysis of transactions data for the fourth quarter of 2013.
It is now two years since the collapse of mammoth firm Dewey & LeBoeuf. But the next chapter in the story of its dramatic spiral into crisis is about to emerge in lurid technicolour following a High Court trial last week.
Why has Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) decided to walk away from the Singapore qualifying foreign law practice (QFLP) scheme?
After scooping a prize at The Lawyer Awards for the rescue of Northern Rock, the merged Virgin Money in-housers are now on a mission to rewrite the banking best-practice rulebook
London is a battleground for the world’s top two legal cultures and the hiring struggle is a telling manifestation of this – with America seemingly winning
From billing apps to crowdsourcing and social media, technology is changing lawyers’ working lives
The fragile refinance market is back in rude health and US-style alternative lenders are stepping up with innovative structures to sustain the recovery
Bird & Bird’s CEO David Kerr on why the low risk, cost-effective and practical cooperative agreement approach is the best way forward in Asia.
Ogier and Carey Olsen climb the charts due to a new ranking method but Maples and Calder still hits top spot