DWS pulls plug on Gibraltar operation

Sign in or register to continue reading.

Gain access to the latest news from The Lawyer.com, our jobs board, career insight and much more.

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3723 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here 

Latest Briefings

Civil partnerships: a thing of the past?

By Sarah Green This week, the Supreme Court has heard the case of a couple who wish for their relationship to have the same legal status as same-sex civil partners…

Letting standards slip: Hotel owners cannot enforce brand standards

By Edward John An appeal judge refused to grant a hotel owner an order for specific performance requiring the tenant to maintain active trade and keep and run premises in accordance with brand standards. In Zinc Cobham 1 Ltd and ors v Adda Hotels, Zinc Hotels failed in its attempt to force Adda Hotels and […]

Luxembourg: Effect of the insurance distribution directive on the life insurance industry

Directive (EU) 2016/97 on Insurance Distribution of 20 January 2016 (“IDD” or “the Directive”) harmonises national provisions concerning the distribution of insurance and reinsurance products and insurance-based investment products (“IBIPs”) by insurance intermediaries, insurance companies, their employees, and ancillary insurance intermediaries in the European Union. The objective of the present article is not to summarize […]

Bulgaria to introduce derogations from the EU General Data Protection Regulation

The Bulgarian government has announced a set of specific requirements relating to the processing of personal data that it plans to introduce to national legislation in addition to the requirements under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”). Such specific requirements (commonly known as “derogations”) are allowed by the GDPR in certain areas, such […]

Glencore awarded anti-suit injunction in DRC

In Kamoto Copper Company SA v Africa Horizons Investments Ltd and Ventora Development SASU [2018] EWHC 1086 (Comm) , Mr Justice Males ordered an anti-suit injunction against the defendant companies on the claimant’s application after the second defendant commenced proceedings in the DRC claiming US$2.857bn in relation to the alleged assignment of a royalties agreement…

Recommended

Eversheds sets its sights on Europe with radical management overhaul

Eversheds has appointed its first managing partner and overhauled its entire senior management in a dramatic bid to increase the firm’s international reach. As part of the shake-up, effective from 1 May, London managing partner Michael Brown will relocate to Paris to take up a new European managing partner role. Real estate head Cornelius Medvei […]

Bedell Cristin continues growth with Guernsey launch

Jersey firm Bedell Cristin will launch its fifth office when its opens in Guernsey in April. The new operation will be headed by corporate specialist Mark Helyar, who joins from local firm Babbe Le Pelley Tostevin. It will focus on financial services including banking, corporate finance, securities and investment funds. Richard Gerwat, managing partner of […]

Hogan picks board election candidates

The nominations for Hogan & Hartson’s first contested election in recent years for places on its executive committee closed last week, with the vote scheduled for next Monday (13 February). Three partners are standing for the two places on the Washington DC firm’s board. In previous years, partners standing for the three-year positions have been […]

Anthony Robinson: Commission for Racial Equality

The fight for equal treatment for all is a constant battle and one that the Commission for Racial Equality is hell-bent on winning. Joanne Harris reports The CRE is a public body funded by the Home Office, but it is independent of the Government. Established 30 years ago, its aims are threefold: to work towards […]

Losses mount at Winston as Bostrom joins Freddie Mac

Winston & Strawn has lost its banking and finance rainmaker Robert Bostrom to Freddie Mac. Bostrom joins the US mortgage lender as its new executive vice president and general counsel. The loss of Bostrom follows the defection of Winston’s former head of projects Chris McIsaac to Clifford Chance (CC) last week. The move reunites McIsaac […]

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3723 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here