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Sidley Austin partner brings StreetMap antitrust case against Google to Preiskel & Co

26-Feb-2015 | By Tabby Kinder

Sidley Austin partner Tim Cowen has joined technology, media and telecoms (TMT) boutique Preiskel & Co as an equity partner.

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BLP lawyer joins competition boutique Hausfeld in mass litigation hiring spree

18-Feb-2015 | By Tabby Kinder

Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) senior associate Ed Coulson has joined claimant litigation firm Hausfeld as a partner in its London office bringing its European partner head count to six.


Freshfields partner Davies leads legal campaign group to keep Britain in the EU

12-Feb-2015 | By Natalie Stanton

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer competition partner John Davies has taken a leadership role in a new legal network, which aims to keep Britain in the EU.

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France's Veil Jourde launches competition group with Winston & Strawn team

23-Jan-2015 | By Joanne Harris

French firm Veil Jourde has capped off a strong 2014 with the hire of a competition team from Winston & Strawn led by partner Emmanuel Tricot.

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China’s Gaopeng takes on high-profile Microsoft hire

5-Jan-2015 | By Margaret Taylor

PRC firm Gaopeng & Partners has bolstered its Beijing practice with the addition of Microsoft’s China general manager and assistant general counsel Ron Xie.

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Clifford Chance competition partner leaves to set up Brussels boutique

8-Dec-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Clifford Chance EU public policy head and competition partner Oliver Bretz is to leave the firm in the New Year to set up an independent competition law boutique.

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Seyfarth takes four litigation partners on board as Bingham exodus begins

24-Nov-2014 | By Natasha Bernal

US firm Seyfarth Shaw has scored four litigation partners from Bingham McCutchen, in the first known group lateral move from the 80 partners left by Morgan Lewis & Bockius at the ailing firm.


Ashurst, Clifford Chance, Freshfields and Linklaters all on CMA bank probe

11-Nov-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Linklaters, Clifford Chance, Freshfields and Ashurst have all won roles for the UK’s big four retail banks currently at the centre of a major Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) probe launched last week.


DLA Piper competition partner Pullen quits for Stephenson Harwood

4-Nov-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Long-serving DLA Piper partner Mike Pullen has left the firm after 16 years to join Stephenson Harwood as a competition partner. 

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The Arendter No3: Luxembourg’s legal regime for enterprise weblink

Arendt & Medernach 26-Feb-2015

Luxembourg’s advantages for companies considering locating their business here and insight into the country’s legal regime for enterprises.

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Dentons 25-Feb-2015

Dentons has released the February 2015 edition of its Competition News update.

Czech Republic: Competition Authority relaunches dawn raids download subscription

Schoenherr 25-Feb-2015

The Czech Office for Protection of Competition is relaunching dawn raids on business premises conducted without a court warrant.

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Briefing live: Romania

20-Oct-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Panellists at The Lawyer ’s recent Romania briefing heard much to encourage them to get involved in the country

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