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Protecting reputation in the spotlight of an investigation

Global business is increasingly familiar with the prospect of short-notice public investigatory attention, whether from regulators, law enforcement, political forces or as a consequence of sanctions, and this can – in in some cases – devastate individual and corporate reputation.

Protecting reputation in the spotlight of an investigation

Despite the fact that the threat of an investigation alone can be enough to paralyse a business, early warning signs are often missed and businesses can mistake an investigation risk for a reputation risk. Those who handle serious issues well are able to triage the issue at an early stage and identify its potential impact, […]

Bill 64 marks a new direction in Quebec privacy law — Key takeaways for businesses

On September 22, 2021, the Quebec government adopted Bill 64, An Act to modernize legislative provisions as regards the protection of personal information, enacting significant changes to the requirements governing the use and protection of personal information under various statutes, including notably the Act respecting the protection of personal information in the private sector and the Act respecting Access to documents held by public bodies and the Protection of personal information.

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Clifford Chance has brought in a new corporate partner from Norton Rose Fulbright, as the firm refuels its corporate and financial institutions group. Partner Richard Crosby is set to join Clifford Chance after a longtime career at Norton Rose Fulbright, where he was one of the key client relationship partners for HSBC. He specialises in mergers and […]

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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