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A fast-track for beautiful developments?

The Government has published its long-awaited white paper on planning reform, which seeks views on 24 proposals. In this legal insight we look at the key areas that have been targeted for reform.

Cayman Islands administrative fines regime for insurance licensees

By Rob Humphries The Monetary Authority (Administrative Fines) (Amendment) Regulations, 2020 (the “Amendment Regulations”) came into force on 26 June 2020. The Amendment Regulations serve to amend Schedule 1 of the Monetary Authority (Administrative Fines) Regulations (2019 Revision) (the “Fines Regulations”) and extend the scope of the fines which may be levied by the Cayman […]


Conyers advises Kosmos Energy in connection with a revolving credit facility agreement

Conyers Dill & Pearman has advised Kosmos Energy Ltd in connection with a $150m multicurrency revolving credit facility agreement entered into on 3 July 2013 among Kosmos Energy Credit International — a subsidiary of Kosmos Energy Ltd — as the borrower, Kosmos Energy Ltd as guarantor, and Societe Generale — London branch as original lender, facility agent, security […]

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Wragges rebuilds Paris real estate with TwoBirds team

Wragge & Co has moved to strengthen its Paris real estate team with the appointment of four lawyers from Bird & Bird, a fortnight after losing seven property finance lawyers to boutique Franklin. Bird & Bird partner Constance de La Hosseraye is joining Wragges with three associates. She advises on all aspects of real estate projects, […]


Edwards Wildman launches work scheme for military veterans

US firm Edwards Wildman Palmer has launched a veterans placement programme aimed at introducing former armed service personnel to new careers in the civilian workforce.  The firm says it is among the first to launch such an initiative, which will involve sponsoring an internship for a veteran, and is running two pilot programmes in London […]

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