US: Pillsbury calls mandatory partner meeting as Chadbourne merger talks escalate


Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman has called all partners into a mandatory meeting set to take place at 11.30am PST on Monday

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Number of international firms in China shrinks for first time in history


The number of foreign firms in mainland China has dipped for the first time since the country opened its door to non-domestic firms in the early 1990s.

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BLP becomes second firm to boost Berlin real estate this year


Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has strengthened its Berlin real estate team with the hire of six lawyers from Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe. The move follows Orrick’s decision to shut down in both ...

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Business Leadership Summit: don’t miss out

10-Sep-2015 | By Matt Byrne

The next time the Business Leadership newsletter is published, on 24 September, not only will this year’s Summit be history but also the successful recipients of the Business Leadership Awards will have been celebrating, probably non stop, for at least 24 hours

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VimpelCom calls for first global panel review under new GC


Netherlands telecoms giant VimpelCom is set to review its roster of external advisers after appointing Scott Dresser as general counsel.

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


Slaughter and May and Sullivan & Cromwell teamed up to advise BBA Aviation on its $2bn (£1.3bn) purchase of ...

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HMRC prepares for judicial review into Manches administration


The creditors of liquidated firm Manches are seeking legal advice to bring a judicial review of the SRA’s handling of the liquidation, after they were left with a £4.2m ...

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