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Permission in principle – growth, renewal, protect

The biggest shake up of the planning system since 1947 continues apace with the announcement, on 2 August, of government plans to create an automatic green light for development within specifically designated areas of the country.

Setting aside company transactions involving Jersey, Guernsey and BVI companies

Financial pressure can change perspectives on transactions – whether through the lens of an insolvent winding up, in the context of a counterparty or related interested party exploring ways in which they might unravel a transaction, or a new board considering whether a company can extricate itself from contractual arrangements that appear to have been subject to a conflict of interest or which were for an improper purpose.

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King & Spalding promotes one London partner as it appoints 24 worldwide

King & Spalding has promoted 24 lawyers to partner across 10 global offices, with one partner being appointed in London. Current counsel Sajid Ahmed will join the international arbitration team as a partner in the City. The one London appointment matches last year’s global round in which Ruth Byrne joined the international commercial arbitration group.  […]

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