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Amendments to permitted development rights for new homes

On 1 August changes to the current permitted development regime will be introduced. These will assist in meeting housing demand, whilst ensuring that conversions to residential use provide adequate natural light.

The restructuring review 2020: Switzerland

In the latest issue of “The Restructuring Review”, Daniel Hayek and Mark Meili provide an overview of the special features of Swiss restructuring law, taking into account the latest legislative developments due to COVID-19.


Eversheds Saladžius’ Čičelis and Jakubauskas join list of recommended arbitrators

Attorneys-at-law Dainius Čičelis and Tomas Jakubauskas of Eversheds Saladžius have been included in the Lithuanian Court of Arbitration’s list of recommended arbitrators. The Lithuanian Court of Arbitration is a permanent arbitration institution, organising the settlements of international and national commercial and other disputes by arbitration.

Tim Skipper

Bonuses for business services professionals are not as easy as they seem

Bonus schemes for business services professionals have become commonplace, but hardly simple. According to our 2014 Law Firm Salary and Benefits Benchmarking Survey, no fewer than 82 per cent of the firms polled are now operating a bonus scheme for business services roles, with 76 per cent of those basing the amounts on how far firm-wide […]


Wiggin posts 22.3% rise in revenue for 2013/14 to £15.9m as profit jumps by 80%

Cheltenham-headquartered media boutique Wiggin has posted a 22.3 per cent increase in revenue for the 2013/14 financial year, from £13m to £15.9m. In a year when the firm’s financial metrics bounced back significantly, Wiggin’s net profit jumped up from £3.1m to £5.68m, a rise of 80 per cent while average profit per equity partner (PEP) […]

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