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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’.


Clarke Willmott Bristol

Revenue rebounds at Clarke Willmott to £36.2m

Clarke Willmott has posted revenue growth for the first time since 2007/08 with turnover climbing 9.3 per cent to £36.2m at the latest year-end. The bounce back comes after five years of falling revenues, with average profit per equity partner (PEP) falling to a 10-year low at the end of 2012/13 to £140,000 from £163,000 […]

Eversheds set to attend and support the 2014 European Business Angel Congress in Dublin

Eversheds, along with InterTradeIreland and Enterprise Ireland, is supporting the European Business Angel Congress 2014 in Dublin and will also be attending the conference to discuss insights on the Irish start-up and entrepreneurial market.  Halo Business Angel Network (HBAN), the all-island umbrella group responsible for stimulating angel investment, has announced the final speaker line-up for […]

Allen & Overy wins US Ex-Im Bank’s 2013 Deal of the Year award for ABS-2 Satellite

Allen & Overy has been presented with the 2013 Deal of the Year award by the Export-Import Bank of the US (US Ex-Im) at the bank’s 39th Annual Conference in Washington DC.  The firm advised US Ex-Im as lender in the $471m (£280m) debt financing to Kingsbridge, the holding company of Asia Broadcast Satellite’s (ABS’s) group of operating companies, for the procurement, […]

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co partners present update on shale gas exploration

On 6 May 2014, Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co partners Kieron Dwyer and David Ponsford joined Gilbert Porter and Brad Richards, partners at US firm Haynes and Boone, to host an international webinar entitled ‘Update on shale gas exploration and development’. Porter and Richards opened the presentation by outlining the rise of shale production in […]

A&O weighs up target of 20 per cent female partners by 2020

The magic circle lags behind its peers when it comes to gender diversity at the top, so it’s good to see Allen & Overy attempting to shake off its masculine image with an eye to increasing its female partnership numbers. But there are conflicting views when it comes to quotas, one of the main points […]

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