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Rolls-Royce promotes Gregory to GC as Webb returns to Brick Court

20-Nov-2015 | By Rachel Moloney

Rolls-Royce has promoted its head of legal Mark Gregory to the role of general counsel, with former legal chief Robert Webb QC set to rejoin Brick Court Chambers as an arbitrator.


Rolls-Royce turns to Slaughter and May in late instruction on SFO criminal probe

11-Nov-2015 | By Tabby Kinder

Rolls-Royce has instructed Slaughter and May as principal adviser on the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) probe into allegations of bribery and corruption at the company, it has emerged.


Ince’s Singapore managing partner Lovell defects to Reed Smith

30-Oct-2015 | By Jonathon Manning

Ince & Co’s Singapore managing partner Richard Lovell is leaving the firm to join Reed Smith along with Incisive Law joint managing director Mohan Subbaraman.


United Airlines GC Hart appointed as acting CEO

20-Oct-2015 | By Rachel Moloney

United Airlines’ general counsel Brett Hart has been named as the company’s acting CEO, while current head Oscar Munoz goes on medical leave. 

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Hogan Lovells and Blackstone triumph for Uber in row over taxi app

16-Oct-2015 | By Joanne Harris

Blackstone Chambers’ Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Hogan Lovells have secured a win for Uber after the High Court decided that the private hire company’s app was legal under the legislation governing taxis in London.

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Ince & Co in play as it approaches Watson Farley for tie-up

6-Oct-2015 | By Jonathon Manning

Insurance firm Ince & Co is discreetly sounding out firms for a possible tie-up, The Lawyer understands.


Five firms line up on BBA Aviation's $2bn purchase of Landmark

24-Sep-2015 | By Rachel Moloney

Latham & Watkins, Slaughter and May and Sullivan & Cromwell have landed top roles on the Carlyle Group’s $2bn (£1.3bn) sale of aircraft service provider Landmark Aviation to BBA Aviation. 

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Tui Travel group legal director packs bags for Inchcape

23-Sep-2015 | By Joanne Harris

Tui Travel group legal director Mike Bowers is leaving the company to join listed automotive company Inchcape as general counsel.

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Gateley Plc 30-Nov-2015

Including £1bn of loans to be released to ’unblock large housing developments on sites in Manchester and Leeds and across the country’.

Layoffs notification case: directors acquitted download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 30-Nov-2015

2015 has seen two separate prosecutions instigated for alleged failure to notify the Secretary of State of proposed collective redundancies – the City Link and USC cases.

Cyprus ship management revenues rise download subscription

Christodoulos G Vassiliades & Co 30-Nov-2015

Germany leads in revenue provision.

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