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Acquisition agreements during Covid-19

Given the ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, it is timely for us to look closely at material adverse change clauses in the context of a business acquisition.

Capital market trends and expectations for 2021

It has certainly been a profound start to a new decade thus far, and after the events of 2020, what have we noticed in terms of new stock exchange listing trends and what do we anticipate for this current calendar year?

The new how: thriving on change

The world is changing. At lightning-fast speed. This white paper, prepared as part of The Lawyer’s Smarter Working Week, looks at the main drivers for change in more detail and how you can prepare for ‘change3’.


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Former Lend Lease EMEA GC Gloyens re-emerges as a partner at Michelmores

Former Lend Lease EMEA general counsel Patrick Gloyens has joined Michelmores as a real estate partner.  Gloyens, who had been responsible for all Europe, Middle East and Africa legal affairs at construction giant Lend Lease, stepped down last year after six years in the role (23 July 2014). He was replaced by senior counsel Mark […]

Tark Grunte Sutkiene advises on acquisition of shares in AS Schetelig

On 13 April, OÜ Selteret (Estonia) signed a contract for acquiring a 100 per cent stake in AS Schetelig EV (Estonia). The Latvian and Lithuanian subsidiaries of AS Schetelig EV are also parties to the transaction. The deal will be closed in May 2015; the parties have agreed not to disclose the value of the […]

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Mergers: bigger is not always better

Merger activity over the past three years shows a trend for consolidation, but UK 200 data shows not all tie-ups create a better balance sheet. The 2014/15 financial year is in its final throes, and two of the latest UK merger candidates – Shakespeares and SGH Martineau – are nearing the finishing line. If the […]

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