LND: Latham's Sadanandan: London is a bright spot for us

24-Apr-2015

Latham & Watkins has a new London managing partner in Jay Sadanandan, but like the song, the strategic direction remains the same

LND: RSA delays global panel review for second time after "busy spell"

23-Apr-2015

UK insurance giant RSA has delayed its global legal panel review for a second time. The review, due to begin in May, will now take place towards the end of the year.

LND: Pearson GC Tellman: UK will be first in panel review

23-Apr-2015

Pearson general counsel Bjarne Tellman has confirmed that the publishing giant plans to launch a UK panel before one in the US this year, after extending the deadline for a final line-up to the summer

LND: Reputation management: companies lacking a policy risk devaluation

21-Apr-2015

Reputation management has a direct bearing on how City analysts determine the value of a company, new research shows

LND: Lloyds head of disputes exits as bank shakes up litigation team

20-Apr-2015

Lloyds Bank’s head of disputes Philippa Simmons has left the organisation amid a shake-up of the in-house legal team that could see around 25 mid-level redundancies, The Lawyer can reveal

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Weil Gotshal & Manges and McDermott Will & Emery have acted on the Barclay brothers’ sale of Claridges, the Berkeley and the Connaught to Qatar-owned Constellation Hotels, ending years of litigation concerning the ownership of the hotels.

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Latham's Sadanandan: London is a bright spot for us

24-Apr-2015 | By Matt Byrne

Latham & Watkins has a new London managing partner in Jay Sadanandan, but like the song, the strategic direction remains the same.

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Exclusive: Launch lawyers for Jenner's London office revealed as litigation trio from Dechert

24-Apr-2015 | By Natasha Bernal

Chicago-headquartered Jenner & Block, which last month confirmed its plans to open in London, is hiring three lawyers from Dechert.

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Learn from Gibson Dunn: get your crisis control plan in place

20-Apr-2015 | By Matt Byrne

When Gibson Dunn & Crutcher reported itself to the SRA last month it was sending a clear message: we’re acting decisively, quickly and we’re on top of this nightmare.

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20-Apr-2015 | By Catrin Griffiths

Russia is becoming increasingly problematic for Western firms. Despite the fact that English law is popular, the imposition of sanctions on the country is having a clear effect on business activity. UK and US practices are quietly downsizing, while local firms are consolidating – and beginning to hire English-qualified lawyers. 

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