Pharma buy

Premium content

This article is only available to Premium subscribers of The Lawyer. Premium subscribers benefit from accessing all of our award-winning online content including interviews, commentary, analysis and in-depth research.

View our subscription options

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here 

Latest Briefings

Jersey – a natural home for family offices

Jersey has made no secret of the fact that it strives to be a leading jurisdiction for private wealth management and that it is open for family office business. Determining the number of family offices currently in Jersey is not a straightforward task as there is no universally accepted definition, and no publicly accessible register. […]

Structured Finance & Securitisation

By Patrick D Dolan What legislation governs securitisation in your jurisdiction? Has your jurisdiction enacted a specific securitisation law? Securitisation has developed in Switzerland without specific supporting legislation, and there is no regulatory authority for securitisation transactions. Accordingly, the general legal framework is relevant as for any other financing transaction, such as the Swiss Code […]

Tax Newsletter: Switzerland adopts new corporate tax reform

By Maurus Winzap, Robert Desax On 19 May 2019 the Swiss voters approved the new corporate tax reform. The reform will set the basis for new rules on Swiss corporate taxation and will secure and enhance Switzerland’s overall attractiveness as a business location. The measures will enter into force in 2020. The new proposal aims […]

Project Finance 2019: Angola

By Manuel Protásio, Vanusa Gomes What are the main trends/significant developments in the project finance market in your jurisdiction? Angola is facing several political changes since the new government was elected in September 2017. The new government has made positive progress in strategic areas to promote transparency, good governance and to open the country to […]

Project Finance 2019: Mozambique

By Teresa Empis Falcão, Guilherme Daniel What are the main trends/significant developments in the project finance market in your jurisdiction? Mozambique expects to see the announcement of the final investment decision (FID) for one of the biggest gas projects in the Rovuma basin in the second quarter of 2019. The LNG project developed by the […]

Recommended

6

Erskine Chambers seals victory for RBS in Liverpool FC dispute

Mr Justice Floyd has granted the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) mandatory injunctive relief against Liverpool Football Club, paving the way for the sale of the club. The bank went to the High Court in a bid to force the club’s owners Tom Hicks and George Gillett to reconstitute the club’s board and allow it […]

US firms lead as Russian web group seeks London listing

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton and Sullivan & Cromwell have taken the lead roles as Russian internet group Mail.ru last week began marketing its London IPO. The expected valuation of the listing – currently estimated at around $5bn (£3.17bn) – would make it the biggest Russian IPO to launch on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) […]

Links’ new rainmakers

With summer fast becoming a distant memory, thoughts inevitably turn to how to handle the impending chilly winds and icy storms of winter. Hard-up students have, in days of yore, tended to get through the coldest, wettest months of the year by either a) drinking to excess; b) coming up with a way to fiddle […]

1

Changing suits

The Lawyer asks four leading practitioners how they envisage the global litigation market shaping up over the next five years. Chris Pugh believes that establishing a truly international litigation practice is a goal only a handful of firms are likely to achieve. The market for global litigation is at a turning point. Only a handful […]

A&L Goodbody and Fried Frank join CC on Permira acquisition

A&L Goodbody, Clifford Chance and Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson have landed the mandates advising private equity house Permira on its acquisition of a majority stake in Irish healthcare equipment manufacturer Creganna. Clifford Chance led the deal for longstanding client Permira, fielding a team fronted by M&A partner Jonny Myers. London competition head Alex Nourry and […]

Recruit legal talent

Get your role in front of over 300,000 legal professionals when you advertise with The Lawyer. Our team of experts provide bespoke solutions to help solve all your recruitment challenges.

Find out more

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here