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BCM – Recovery & Beyond

A business continuity plan is an essential tool for ensuring a business will survive a business impacting incident. 75% of companies without a business continuity plan will fail within 3 years of their first major incident and 20% of companies will suffer from a fire, flood, terrorism, power outage, roof damage or theft in any […]

The principles of leadership for in-house legal teams

A panel comprised of General Counsels from a mix of FTSE 100 blue chip corporations to high growth companies, offering a great blend of cultures and leadership styles discuss the characteristics of a good leader and share their refreshingly honest personal stories of leadership.

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Conyers advises BOSC International on US$500m bond issue

Conyers Dill and Pearman provided BVI legal advice to BOSC International (BVI) Limited (“BOSC”) in connection with the issuance of US$500 million 3.125% credit enhanced bonds due 2021, with the benefit of a keepwell deed provided by Bank of Shanghai Co., Ltd. and an irrevocable standby letter of credit dated 18 January, 2018, issued by […]

Charlie Tee, Withers, tax, high-net-worth, Hot 100

Tee, Charlie – Withers

Last year Charlie Tee successfully advised a former UK non-dom individual on obtaining the first resident non-dom status in Italy. It demonstrated the private client and tax partner’s expertise in the UK non-domicile tax area. The successful application came shortly after Italy introduced a new, favourable tax regime for non-domiciled residents in 2017. It provides […]

Kiran Bhogal Hill Dickinson

Bhogal, Kiran – Hill Dickinson

After arriving from Weightmans in January 2016, Kiran Bhogal was given the remit of creating a health practice of note within Hill Dickinson. Two years on from her arrival, she is doing just that. A steady 2016 became an excellent 2017 involving a landmark case taken to the Supreme Court, N v ACCG, and chairing […]

Jens Bertelsen BP

Bertelsen, Jens – BP

Jens Bertelsen is a BP veteran of nearly three decades. His knowledge of the in-house legal function at the FTSE 100 oil giant is unparalleled. He drew on this when he took responsibility for rejigging the company’s 18-strong legal panel last year. Through a combination of fixed-fee arrangements, ‘mini-tenders’ and declining costs from events such […]

Darren Roiser, King & Wood Mallesons, litigation, Hot 100

Roiser, Darren – King & Wood Mallesons

It was King & Wood Mallesons’ (KWM) litigation partner Darren Roiser who came up with idea of a ‘hardship fund’ for those hardest hit by the collapse of the European in January 2017. As a result, people on sick or maternity leave, or in relatively low paid roles, received financial support. Roiser had been promoted […]

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