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EMI Options: Approval granted

By Ben Watson As mentioned in our previous update, the tax reliefs associated with Enterprise Management Incentives (EMI) options are technically a form of state aid and therefore require approval from the EU Commission.  Two days before the deadline of 7 April 2018, HMRC announced that the UK had failed to renew its EU state aid […]

Avoid World Cup marketing own goals this summer

By Jo Pritchard The 2018 FIFA World Cup is to shortly kick off in Russia. Amidst the excitement, it is important to remember a few key dos and don’ts for any planned marketing campaigns. With a global audience of more than 3 billion, it will be tempting to capitalise on the football fever with World […]

Independent review of building regulations and fire safety

The catastrophic events of the evening of 14 June 2017 which led to the tragic loss of 71 lives at Grenfell Tower has cast a spotlight on the system relating to the design, construction and maintenance of high-rise and complex buildings. In the wake of the disaster, the government announced an independent review of building […]

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Top six Korean firms boost 2012 collective revenue by 20 per cent to £657m

Korea’s top six local firms recorded a 20 per cent increase in their collective turnovers in 2012, despite a recent influx of foreign rivals into the market. Kim & Chang, the largest Korean firm by lawyer headcount and revenue, saw the strongest growth. According to an estimate by Korean business publication Invest Chosun, the turnover […]

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Revenues fall at Addleshaw Goddard to £167m, PEP up 2 per cent

Fee income at Addleshaw Goddard has remained static over 2012/13 with the firm posting a revenue drop of two per cent from £170m to £167m. Average profit per equity partner (PEP) increased marginally by 2.5 per cent from £446,000 to £457,000 while profit margin was at 27 per cent compared with 26.5 per cent a […]

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More than 80 jobs at risk in latest DWF redundancy consultation

DWF is entering another redundancy consultation which will put jobs at risk in its London, Coventry, Teesside and Manchester offices. A consultation affecting five members of the firm’s banking and finance and corporate teams in Birmingham has also been completed, with two people leaving the firm. Up to 35 support roles are at risk in […]

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Manx firm Dougherty Quinn bolts on local boutique Kerruish

Isle of Man firm Dougherty Quinn has announced it is merging with local private client and corporate boutique Kerruish Law & Trust. The merger will take place on 1 June. Kerruish managing director Paul Kerruish will join Dougherty Quinn as a director, the firm’s partner equivalent. Kerruish will head up Dougherty Quinn’s commercial property team […]

Addleshaws embarks on exclusive alliance with Tokyo firm

Addleshaw Goddard is to enter into an exclusive strategic alliance with Japanese firm Hashidate Law Office after a 15-year best friend relationship with the firm. The move is intended to give Addleshaws a foothold in Tokyo as part of its planned strategic expansion across South East Asia and the Middle East. The exclusive alliance will […]

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