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Loading NIS directive 2.0 for higher cybersecurity protection

Given that the landscape of threats has significantly expanded, it comes as no surprise that the European Commission has proposed a revised version of the Directive concerning measures for a high common level of security of network and information systems across the Union.


Kate Beioley

This week’s top 15 legal briefings – 26 October 2014

Two oval shapes formed the subject of a heated row between Asda and Specsavers that came to an end last week. Specsavers won back its wordless trademark for two overlapping ovals this month after the Court of Appeal said it was recognisable as the company’s logo even without the brand name. As explained by Wragge […]


Top GCs and managing partners come together to judge The Lawyer European Awards

A stellar line-up of judges for The Lawyer European Awards 2015, representing a wealth of experience within the Continental European legal market, is today revealed. The 25-strong judging panel includes a number of partners from UK top 50 firms and US powerhouses responsible for managing their firms’ relationships with independent European outfits, as well as […]

Norton Rose Fulbright backs Martyr for another three years

Let’s rewind 12 years. Back in 2002, Girls Aloud and Ali G were just making it big, and the bunting was out to celebrate the Queen’s Golden Jubilee. Meanwhile, at legacy Norton Rose, Peter Martyr was making a splash of his own – beating competition from fellow partners Peter Rees and Jeff Barratt to become […]

US seizes reins of Edwards Wildman’s London office as merger vote approaches

The biggest US firms are well and truly entrenched in the UK legal market, generating more than £2bn in revenue each year. But one firm that appears to be decidedly more flaky about its City presence is Boston-based Edwards Wildman Palmer. Its London outpost has had a turbulent time in recent months – with a […]

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