8 February 2010


A serious settlement

The Serious Fraud Office’s (SFO) decision to settle its investigation into arms maker BAE Systems highlights significant disparities between how corporate fraud is dealt with in the UK and US.


Turkish delight

The future looks rosy for the Turkish market, with recovery well underway. James Swift reports that this has not gone unnoticed by the big international players


Six Nations: a union of lawyers and rugby

Rugby and the law have always been happy bedfellows. In the innocent amateur days of yore it was not uncommon to see a ­barrister tearing down the wing or mixing it in the front row at your local club.

Tax attack

The forthcoming tax regime will certainly have a lightening effect on partners’ pockets. David Furst examines the various ways to mitigate the impact

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