Gide growth plan switches to international alliances By The Lawyer 12 December 2011 00:00 17 December 2015 14:01 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer King Knut 12 December 2011 at 12:00 The last time Gide flirted with best friends arrangement, A&O gutted them for 30 plus equity partners. These Gallic fools never learn. Reply Link Anonymous 12 December 2011 at 12:28 They tried that with Links in the 1980s and A&O in the 1990s and it ended in tears, so don’t expect it to work this time around… Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.