Unilever picks Mayer Brown, Olswang, Slaughters off shelf for panel

22-Aug-2014

Unilever has been shopping for an inaugural legal panel and put Mayer Brown, Slaughter and May, Olswang and Baker & McKenzie in its trolley.

Pannone fallout begins at Slater & Gordon

21-Aug-2014

 Just six months into the long-awaited union of Australian-listed consumer Pac-Man Slater & Gordon and Manchester personal injury stalwart

Squire Patton Boggs forges a new course in Saudi Arabia

20-Aug-2014

The Saudi Arabian legal market, with its strict regulations, is not the easiest place for a Western law firm to do business. After its merger in June, Squire ...

Mishcon moves to full equity alongside ABS application

19-Aug-2014

Mishcon de Reya managing partner Kevin Gold has revealed a series of structural changes, including a conversion to LLP status, bringing all partners into the equity and an ABS application

Withers heads to San Francisco to fulfill West Coast ambitions

18-Aug-2014

Think of technology firms, and it’s probably the likes of Olswang, Osborne Clarke, Taylor Wessing or Bird & Bird that spring to mind

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Skadden brokers historic $16.5bn Bank of America deal with US DoJ

22-Aug-2014 | By Natasha Bernal

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has brokered a record-breaking $16.6bn (£10bn) settlement with the US Department of Justice (DoJ) for client Bank of America to resolve allegations of fraudulent mortgage handling.

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General Motors' legal team under investigation over concealed evidence

22-Aug-2014 | By Natasha Bernal

A decade-long lawsuit against General Motors, involving faulty components, whistleblowers and an investigation by US prosecutors, has reignited with an investigation into the company’s in-house legal team.

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Quindell reports H1 turnover of £180m from legal portfolio

22-Aug-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Listed alternative business structure (ABS) Quindell has generated £180m of revenue from legal services at the half-year according to its interim statement to the London Stock Exchange.

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DWF drops ULaw as LPC provider in favour of BPP

22-Aug-2014 | By Richard Simmons

DWF has appointed BPP as its new LPC training provider after three years with the University of Law (ULaw).

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A distinctive future for the bar

4-Aug-2014

The bar is changing, but is it moving quickly enough?

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Litigation, litigation, litigation

18-Aug-2014

The Lawyer’s bank of briefings has a wealth of up-to-the-minute information and analysis on legal developments, provided by top law firms across the world. Just check out the recent summaries on litigation, free to download.

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