Media, Entertainment and Sport News
Italian TMT-focused firm Portolano Cavallo has launched in New York, hiring former DLA Piper partner Emily Maxwell to support its new offering.
Stephenson Harwood has picked up over £6m in legal fees, after it was involved in the three-year long liquidation of Rangers Football Club.
Slaughter and May and Ashurst have won top roles on the proposed merger of betting companies Ladbrokes and Gala Coral Group.
Modern Times Group (MTG) general counsel Jonny Searle is leaving the company following a relocation of the legal function to Sweden.
Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP), Stephenson Harwood and Pinsent Masons have all won top roles on railway model maker Hornby’s delisting from the main market and admission to the alternative investment market (Aim).
Mishcon de Reya has filed a claim to the High Court to sue Leeds United Football Club over £150,000 of unpaid fees.
Media Entertainment and Sport Briefings
Football League – key principles strengthened download subscription
The Football League has amended its regulations relating to the insolvency of football clubs which will take effect from the start of the 2015-16 season.
Media, Entertainment and Sport Opinion
The latest series The Apprentice caused the usual controversy - with limited success for the legal candidates.
The Americanisation of UK law is coming - so what are firms doing about it?