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DLA Piper hires four construction lawyers from RPC

17-Jul-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

DLA Piper has added two partners and two associates from RPC to its real estate practice, including head of non-contentious construction and projects Stephen Malley.

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Dentons tempts Zizzi back from Clifford Chance for Bucharest boost

17-Jul-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Clifford Chance Bucharest partner Perry Zizzi has rejoined Dentons, almost seven years after quitting legacy Salans for the magic circle firm.

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Macfarlanes revenue up by 22 per cent as net profit rises by almost a third

9-Jul-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

Mafarlanes upped its turnover by 22 per cent in the 2013/14 financial year, from £114.16m to £139.75m.

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Bond Dickinson makes up four in all-female promotions round

2-Jul-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Bond Dickinson has made up four associates to partner in the second promotions round since the 1 May 2013 merger between Bond Pearce and Dickinson Dees.

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Freshfields and Slaughters land key roles on Zoopla’s £919m IPO

19-Jun-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

A raft of firms including Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Slaughter and May have advised on Zoopla Property Group’s IPO.

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Dentons names Debowski as sole European real estate chief

18-Jun-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Dentons has named Warsaw partner Pawel Debowski as the sole chair of its European real estate group in the wake of co-chair Eric Rosedale’s departure to Greenberg Traurig.

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Government launches consultation on SDLT rules for collective investment schemes download subscription

Eversheds 28-Jul-2014

The government has launched a consultation on stamp duty land tax rules for property authorised investment funds and co-ownership authorised contractual schemes.

Lawbite: when a business tenancy ‘ought not’ to be renewed download subscription

Eversheds 28-Jul-2014

The two cases discussed in this briefing concern opposition to lease renewals on the grounds of the tenant’s breach of covenant.

InCredit — July 2014: Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill 2014–15; ring-fencing update; and more download subscription

Addleshaw Goddard 28-Jul-2014

Addleshaw Goddard has released the 7 July 2014 issue of its InCredit publication.

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Ireland: Coming back strong

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Happy ever after? Morgan Cole and Blake Lapthorn get hitched

16-Apr-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Morgan Cole and Blake Lapthorn have finally decided that three’s a crowd and, after months of flirting with Boyes Turner, gone ahead with a traditional two-way merger.

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7-Apr-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Beyond the headline infrastructure projects, UK construction work is still recovering from the clobbering it took during the slump

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Real estate deals in Scotland are up but there are complex motives behind the sales and leases

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Opinion: Beware the property minefield

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Advising overseas buyers or tenants on UK property deals is fraught with danger for the uninitiated