The ins and outs of insider trading — part one

Premium content

This article is only available to Premium subscribers of The Lawyer. Premium subscribers benefit from accessing all of our award-winning online content including interviews, commentary, analysis and in-depth research.

View our subscription options

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

Update on Bermuda private trust companies

Many offshore jurisdictions saw notable reforms in 2018. This article considers how recent changes to the regulation of financial services in Bermuda have affected private trust companies. These legislative amendments were made primarily to ensure that Bermuda’s legal framework remains up to date with international standards, which are aimed at maintaining the international financial system’s […]

The basics: How to wind up a corporate debtor

A company has outstanding debts and it seems they are struggling financially. What can you do to try and get your debts settled? Is applying to have the company wound up the answer? Here, we take a look at what you will need to consider before a decision is made and we take a look […]

Blowing hot and cold on the jurisdiction of an adjudicator

In the recent case of SKYMIST HOLDINGS LIMITED v GRANDLANE DEVELOPMENTS LIMITED [2018], the Technology and Construction Court (TCC), considered the principle of “approbation and reprobation” in “satellite litigation” over the jurisdiction of adjudicators. But is challenging the jurisdiction of an adjudicator worth the cost involved? We review the key points in the Skymist decision, and the TCC‘s […]

Is legislation pending on bankruptcy, pension plans and lenders?

Public consultations on enhancing retirement security led by the Ministry of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada closed in late 2018. Given the importance and complexity of the subject matter, the one-month consultation period offered by the government was curiously short. Given that 2019 is an election year, the quick completion of the process could […]

Apples to Oranges: how investigations differ from a litigation approach when implementing eDiscovery solutions

Competition matters, and investigations more generally, differ greatly in execution from the approach to eDiscovery taken in litigation.  Understanding the potential issues is paramount in developing an eDiscovery model that tackles the regulatory pressures faced by legal teams and their corporate clients. In the first article in this series we compare the different approaches and examine […]

Recommended

South Africa

Hogan Lovells launches low-cost support base in South Africa

Hogan Lovells is set to transfer a large proportion of its support network to a new low-cost office in South Africa headed by COO Nick Cray. The firm expects the Johannesburg base to house 20 employees when it opens in the second quarter of 2014, the majority of which will be new staff members. A spokesperson […]

Washington DC
2

DLA Piper loses Washington DC chief to Covington & Burling

The head of DLA Piper’s Washington office Frank “Rusty” Conner has left for Covington & Burling alongside M&A partner Michael Reed. The head of DLA Piper’s Washington office Frank “Rusty” Conner III has left for Covington & Burling alongside M&A partner Michael Reed. According to American Banker the pair gave themselves just one weekend between […]

Wierzbowski Eversheds hires Karp to privacy, IT and electronic communications team

Alongside Arwid Mednis, Gerard Karp is now co-heading Wierzbowski Eversheds’ privacy, information and communication technologies team and electronic communications team. Attorney-at-law Karp has been affiliated with Wierzbowski Eversheds since December 2006. He specialises in the law of data protection and high-tech and electronic communications. In 2012, he was one of the winners of the professionals competition in the Polish […]

Employment Matters — February 2014: national minimum wage

On 1 October 2013: the adult rate increased by 12p to £6.31 an hour; the rate for 18- to 20-year-olds increased by 5p to £5.03 an hour; the rate for 16- to 17-year-olds increased by 4p to £3.72 an hour; the apprentice rate increased by 3p to £2.68 an hour; and the accommodation offset increased […]

Employment law 2014 preview: unfair dismissal

Will dismissal always fall within the range of reasonable responses where gross misconduct is found? In Brito-Babapulle v Ealing Hospital NHS Trust, the tribunal found the employee had been guilty of gross misconduct and the consequential dismissal therefore fair. However, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) held the tribunal was wrong to go from a finding of gross […]

Recruit legal talent

Get your role in front of over 300,000 legal professionals when you advertise with The Lawyer. Our team of experts provide bespoke solutions to help solve all your recruitment challenges.

Find out 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