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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.



Briefing live: Romania

Panellists at The Lawyer’s recent Romania briefing heard much to encourage them to get involved in the country When it comes to investing in Romania there’s no time like the present, according to panellists at The Lawyer’s recent Briefing Live event on the country, held in association with Popovici Nitu & Asociatii. The watchword was […]


Clifford Chance loses top Aussie partner to investment house Gresham

The head of Clifford Chance’s Perth office is set to leave the firm for investment house Gresham Partners three and a half years after the firm that bore his name joined the magic circle giant. Michael Lishman joined Clifford Chance in May 2011 when his firm Cochrane Lishman Carson Luscombe and Sydney practice Chang Pistilli […]

No5 Chambers barrister Harpreet Sandhu defends in aircraft laser case

Steve Johnson, 34, of Smethwick, who admitted two charges of doing an act likely to endanger an aircraft, has been jailed for a year. He was defended by No5 barrister Harpreet Sandhu. Johnson was fishing at a pool in Washbrook Lane, Norton Canes, when he shone a green laser pen into the cockpit of an […]

Eversheds comments on China taking tough action against corrupt officials

Neill Blundell, partner and head of fraud at Eversheds, has commented on news that a China rail official has been given a death sentence for corruption. He said: ‘China is continuing to take tough action against those officials who have been involved in bribery and corruption. It is a further warning to those companies operating […]

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