Allen & Overy’s Madrid office hosts Spanish Arbitration Club event
On 13 December 2013, Allen & Overy’s Madrid office will host a meeting of the under-40s group of the Spanish Arbitration Club.
Elena Gutierrez, leading counsel of the Madrid Court of Arbitration, will speak on best practices in international arbitration and what not to do.
The event has been organised by senior associate Jose Luis Terron and associate Victor Bonnin from Allen & Overy’s global arbitration group.
News from Allen & Overy
News from The Lawyer
Briefings from Allen & Overy
Money purchase deconstructed: working with the new definition — a checklist for trustees and administrators
The definition of money purchase benefits is changing, as are the rules on how schemes are required to deal with any benefit that becomes classified as a ‘non-money purchase’.
Despite the progress that has been made towards launching the European unitary patent system and the Unified Patent Court, Spain continues to actively oppose the changes.
Analysis from The Lawyer
At the time of its launch Accutrainee was described as a revolutionary change to the training model. Has it proved to be so? Not really.
Shearman & Sterling is making its presence felt in the City, squaring up to magic circle firms and looking to muscle in on key relationships. Private equity house Bridgepoint is one outfit that has had its head turned by the US firm.