Barclays’ managing director of litigation and investigations Jonathan Peddie is leaving his role at the end of February after nine years.
Reed Smith and barristers from 8 New Square and Hogarth Chambers have successfully defended the rights of international pop star Rihanna in a battle against a t-shirt bearing her image sold by high street retailer Topshop.
Morgan Stanley has revealed an 80 per cent drop in legal costs in the fourth quarter of 2014 to $284m (£188m), down from $1.4bn in the same period last year.
We finish 2014 with our analysis of the global litigation and investigations market – the Global Litigation Top 50.
Company directors who design and pursue a lawful transaction designed to remove from the company hefty future obligations do not conspire to defraud those who might be financially affected by their doing so.
Last month’s Excalibur ruling could have far-reaching implications for third-party funders.
This year’s case line-up has an international theme running through it, underlining the English High Court’s reputation as a global litigation centre.
Western sanctions are making life tough for Russia’s companies and lawyers, so they are forging new links in the East
Several billion-dollar deals and a number of landmark cases characterised workflows for offshore firms in the third quarter of 2014