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DLA Piper has released its Health Alert for 27 May 2013. It includes details on recent judgments, legislation and reports. 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, please register or sign in with your details below.

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Jackson LJ to hear his own appeals

After the appointment of Jackson LJ to hear appeals spinning out of his reforms litigators warn that bigger battles are on the horizon The haphazard way in which Lord Justice Jackson’s reform program has been implemented has created confusion and anger across the profession. This week the Master of the Rolls (MR) Lord Dyson convened […]

Invoice financing: are you ‘on trend’?

In these challenging times, with change around every corner, invoice financing offers a way for businesses to manage cash flow and free up working capital — it is fast evolving into the latest way to fund. Invoice financing includes factoring, invoice discounting and asset-based lending. It can be accessed by the SME and corporate market […]

Europe: why it matters

UK and US law firms have a habit of grabbing all the headlines, and all the talk recently has been about looking East with merger after merger in Australia and Asia. But those who ignore what’s right on their doorstep could be missing a trick. Despite the eurozone crisis, there’s still plenty of opportunity across […]

European moves: 30 May 2013

All the latest partner hires and other appointments within Continental European firms and offices. Central & Eastern Europe Turkish firm Mehmet Gün & Partners has announced the promotion of three lawyers to the partnership, bringing the number of partners at the firm to 10. Orçun Çetinkaya heads up the firm’s commercial litigation team, Özge Atılgan […]

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