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Hengeler wins reprieve for Uber in German battle over taxi app

28-Aug-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Hengeler Mueller has won a victory for ‘sharing economy’ taxi service Uber in a battle over whether the company can continue offering its product in the city of Hamburg.

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Clyde & Co hires Singapore aviation team from Kennedys

26-Aug-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Clyde & Co has hired a Singapore-based aviation team from Kennedys including legacy Gates & Partners big-hitter David Johnston.

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Stephenson Harwood secures licence to open Seoul office this autumn

4-Aug-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

Stephenson Harwood is set to open its office in Seoul in the autumn, after being granted a licence to practice in the jurisdiction by the Korean Ministry of Justice.

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Bowman Gilfillan launches in Durban with maritime bolt-on

16-Jul-2014 | By Joanne Harris

South African firm Bowman Gilfillan is strengthening its maritime expertise by merging with Durban shipping boutique Velden Pike Nichols.

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TfL in-house lawyers launch High Court case in Uber taxi row

13-Jun-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Transport for London’s (TfL) in-house lawyers have launched a court action in the row between black cab and Uber taxi drivers.

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2Birds loses aviation case over delayed passenger compensation

11-Jun-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Bird & Bird has lost an appeal for airline Jet2.com against a delayed passenger in a ruling which could pave the way for millions of airline compensation claims.

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African airline turns to ex-Clyde & Co whistleblower partner for GC

4-Jun-2014 | By Lucy Burton

Former Clyde & Co partner Krista Bates van Winkelhof, who claimed she was dismissed from the firm for blowing the whistle on a colleague, is joining African airline FastJet as group general counsel.

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Former Department for Transport GC resurfaces at Monckton Chambers

4-Jun-2014 | By Lucy Burton

The Department for Transport’s (DfT) former general counsel, Christopher Muttukumaru, has taken up tenancy at Monckton Chambers.   

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How will the new EU sanctions affect TMT companies with Russian interests? download subscription

Eversheds 27-Aug-2014

This article outlines the extent of EU sanctions targeted against Russia, Crimea and Sevastapol and provides some general guidance to TMT companies doing business in Russia.

European Commission proposes reforms to merger control regime; how will this affect the aviation sector? download subscription

Eversheds 27-Aug-2014

The European Commission has produced a white paper setting out proposals to improve and extend European Union merger control.

Ebola outbreak: is it a force majeure event? download subscription

Eversheds 27-Aug-2014

The potential impact of Ebola is of interest to all corporations with a presence in Africa, and in particular to those with projects, assets and personnel in the countries affected.

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Turkey Briefing Live: Plane speaking

21-Apr-2014 | By Jonathan Ames

The IMF has slashed its 2014 growth forecast for Turkey from 3.5 to 2.3 per cent. Investors are now hoping the aviation and energy markets will provide some comfort

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Offshore: Aviation finance - Runway success

6-Nov-2011

Aircraft financing is taking off again. David Cooke and Jason Piney say Bermuda is well placed for a resurgence

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Offshore: Aviation - Jet set, go

6-Nov-2011

Steven Quayle and Mike Pinson explain the benefits the Isle of Man Aircraft Registry has for aircraft owners

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Careers: in brief

31-Jan-2005

Clyde & Co announced last week that partners Jonathan Wood and Derek Hodgson have both been named as chairs at the International Bar Association (IBA). Hodgson, joint head of maritime at Clydes, becomes the chairman of the IBA’s maritime and transport law committee, while Wood has become chairman of the IBA’s international committee. The latter examines legal issues fundamental to the development ...

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