Opinion: Twitter is more than just a fad, so don’t miss the boat

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 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

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

Latest Briefings

SEBI introduces exemptions for companies undergoing insolvency

By Ashwin Bishnoi, Rohit Ambast Between 31 May to 1 June, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) amended a number of securities regulations to provide certain dispensations for listed companies undergoing the corporate insolvency resolution process (CIRP) under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code 2016 (IBC). These amendments follow SEBI’s discussion paper of March […]

Case Study: Appleby Hope & Matthews improve productivity with ALB

By Norman Turvey Appleby Hope & Matthews had been AlphaLaw users for many years, and had reached the limits of being able to take the software any further. In order to maximise efficiencies and ensure their software would be able to meet their needs in the future, the decision was taken to review their current system […]

GDPR risks for retailers

By Jeanette Burgess, Gwendoline Davies Much of the focus in the retail and legal press in recent months has been on the eye-watering level of fines which data protection regulators can impose for infringements of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) legislation. However in this mini-series Walker Morris’ Heads of Regulatory & Compliance and […]

Swiss Lower House approves corporate tax reform

By Maurus Winzap, Robert Desax On 12 September 2018, the Swiss National Council (Lower House– Nationalrat – Conseil national) approved the revised version for a corporate tax reform (“Tax Proposal 17”). It is based on the Government’s proposal issued in March 2017 and on the version negotiated in the Upper House (Ständerat – Conseil des États) in […]

Recommended

Bob Ruyak
3

Remaining Howrey partners vote to dissolve firm

Howrey’s executive committee has confirmed that the partnership has voted to dissolve the firm, bringing an end to its 55-year history. The partnership will be officially dissolved on 15 March. In a statement, chairman and CEO Bob Ruyak said: “The firm had experienced disappointing financial performance over the past two years and subsequently several partners […]

Reykjavík, Iceland
1

Osborne Clarke wins role for Tchenguiz group on SFO probe

Osborne Clarke has won a role acting for property tycoons Robert and Vincent Tchenguiz’s R20 Group in relation to a Serious Fraud Office (SFO) investigation into the collapse of Icelandic bank Kaupthing. An R20 spokesperson confirmed that Osborne Clarke had “a junior role” and that BCL Burton Copeland was chief adviser to Robert Tchenguiz and […]

1

Manches leads on ‘glamorous’ F1 IPO

Manches and Nabarro’s German alliance partner, GSK Stockmann + Kollegen, have snared the leading roles on Williams F1’s groundbreaking IPO. Williams Grand Prix Holdings completed its IPO on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange on 2 March, becoming the first Formula One team to sell shares to the public. Existing shareholders sold around 24 per cent of […]

On the move

SNR Denton has made a double partner-level swoop on HBJ Gateley Wareing’s ­construction team. Move of the week Head of construction ­Alastair Young (left) and partner Andrew Jones (right) have both joined the SNR Denton’s litigation and arbitration department and will work across the Milton Keynes and London offices. “We’ve been looking to further strengthen […]

MIPIM 2011: Day 4

As MIPIM draws to a close, it is time to reflect on the biggest event in a property lawyer’s calendar Bruce Dear, Head of London Real Estate, Eversheds LLP March 11th, 09:00 Day Three – Part Two On the way back from dinner in rue Lecerf, I pass a shop offering Foot and FISH Massage. […]

In-House & Private Practice Legal Jobs

Stay up-to-date with the latest opportunities on The Lawyer Careers. Each month, more than 8,000 legal roles are added to our site - we'll bring you the best opportunities out there.

Get Started

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 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

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