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What does the Budget 2021 mean for residential property?

As anticipated, the Chancellor in his 2021 Budget has extended the current Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) holiday and has also introduced additional measures in the hope of boosting the property market. Our Residential Property team provide an overview.

How voice-based document production helps your firm win more business

Throughout the lifecycle management of a client, a great deal of correspondence and documentation is produced. This briefing explains how a speech-to-text document production process can transform client responsiveness and help the firm win more business.

The advantages of Freeports examined following Budget 2021

Businesses operating Freeports will benefit from more generous tax reliefs, customs benefits and wider government support, bringing investment, trade and jobs, but what exactly are the advantages businesses can expect to gain from operating in a Freeport?

Budget 2021: The employment implications

Rishi Sunak has announced the much-awaited budget for 2021 hailing protection for the “jobs and livelihoods of the British people”. Outlined below are the key elements impacting employers and their wider workforce.

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Clifford Chance invests in Continental European “brainstorming platform”

Clifford Chance has turned part of its Frankfurt office into its latest digital and legal technology hub, as firms increasingly turn to Germany for  long-term innovation infrastructures. The Lawyer understands that the firm spent below €100,000 to refurbish a series of meeting rooms and former admin spaces into what has been dubbed internally the “innovation and […]

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Clifford Chance bets on vision, not PEP, as growth rate slows

Clifford Chance has posted a single-digit rise in turnover and PEP for 2018/19, with its growth rate slowing after a knockout set of results in the previous financial year. The firm showed that revenue grew by 4.3 per cent from £1.62bn to £1.69bn, while average profit per equity partner (PEP) showed a 1 per cent […]

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