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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’.



Responding to the enforcers: How regulatory pressure is reshaping in-house teams in the banking sector

Banking sector legal heads are continuing to realign their in-house teams following a period of intense regulatory scrutiny on the industry. Banking sector general counsel are radically overhauling their in-house teams in the wake of record regulatory enforcement-related fines, this week’s banking special report has revealed. According to the CCP Research Foundation, the global banking […]


Judges removed from office for watching porn

Four judges have left office after an investigation into allegations that they watched pornographic material on judicial IT equipment in their offices. District Judge Timothy Bowles, immigration Judge Warren Grant, and Deputy District Judge and Recorder Peter Bullock were removed from office by the Lord Chancellor and the Lord Chief Justice.  The fourth judge, Recorder […]

16 March 2015

Top 10 stories: 13-19 March 2015

In an eventful week for news, Jeremy Clarkson jostled shoulders with judges ousted for viewing porn and barristers landed with chunky tax bills. The top story of the week in the outside world was undoubtedly the ‘fracas’ between Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson and his producer – and in the legal world, the news that […]

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