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Considerations for listed companies in response to Covid-19

COVID-19 continues to cause unprecedented disruption to all business operations, which includes the annual corporate calendar for listed public companies when preparing and filing accounts, holding AGMs and making dividend payments to their shareholders. Below is a summary of the key considerations.

Mind the gap – How to effect a safe return to work

As the UK remains in lockdown as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic, uncertainty abounds about when a return to “normal” life can be expected. Government commentary suggests social distancing may continue for the rest of the year, raising questions about how to effect a safe return to work.


Health Alert — 15 July 2013

DLA Piper has released a Health Alert dated 15 July 2013. It covers legislation, judgments and reports from the healthcare sector in Australia, New Zealand, the UK, the US and Canada… If you are registered and logged in to the site, click on the link below to read the rest of the DLA Piper briefing. If not, […]

DAC Beachcroft

DAC Beachcroft cuts five fee-earners from employment

DAC Beachcroft has cut five fee earning positions after restructuring its London employment and pensions team. The firm said three associates and two solicitors had taken voluntary redundancy after a review had identified that the London team was overstaffed at a senior level when clients evolving demands were taken into account. News of the consultation emerged last […]

Cat Griffiths index

Myth of the client calculated decision

Writing about brands is like wrestling an oiled octopus; it seems to require a grounding simultaneously in psychology, economics, art and textual analysis. Professional services brands are even more difficult to parse; how does a client differentiate between one set of people in suits and another? Is it about intellectual reputation or service delivery, or […]

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