Exclusive: Shearman Brussels partner quits after Quinn approach

Shearman & Sterling Brussels antitrust partner Trevor Soames, who joined in 2011 from the collapsed US firm Howrey, has resigned from the firm.

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Considerations for listed companies in response to Covid-19

COVID-19 continues to cause unprecedented disruption to all business operations, which includes the annual corporate calendar for listed public companies when preparing and filing accounts, holding AGMs and making dividend payments to their shareholders. Below is a summary of the key considerations.

Mind the gap – How to effect a safe return to work

As the UK remains in lockdown as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic, uncertainty abounds about when a return to “normal” life can be expected. Government commentary suggests social distancing may continue for the rest of the year, raising questions about how to effect a safe return to work.


Mid-market comes to terms with change

At our Business Leadership Summit last month the clear and consistent message from private practice leaders, in-house lawyers and experts from outside the market (notably our excellent keynote speakers Nicola Millard of BT and Graham Scrivener of Kotter International) was that, regardless of a firm’s size, the challenges it faces are the same as its rivals.

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