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Stock market woes sees Burford’s share price drop to three-year low

Burford Capital’s share price dropped by nearly 10 per cent yesterday, as fears over coronavirus prompted a decline in stock market shares across the globe. Fears over the illness triggered a plummet in shares across the board amid a day of extreme volatility, compounding Burford’s woes further as it continues to grapple with the aftermath […]

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The UK Government is gambling with patents

Big-money patents disputes will be a key battleground between the European and UK courts after the UK officially leaves the EU next year. The lines have been drawn after the UK refused to take up membership of the proposed Unified Patents Court (UPC). The reason? Because the UPC would effectively hand jurisdictional supremacy in the […]

Slaughters promos on the rise as eight make the grade

Slaughter and May has made up for last year’s small promotions round, with the appointment of eight new partners. Seven of the new partners have been made up in London: corporate lawyers Natalie Cook, Alexander Dunstan, Harry Hecht and Claire Jackson, investigations lawyer Tim Blanchard, finance lawyer Samay Shah and infrastructure, energy, natural resources lawyer […]

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Taylor Wessing loses privilege appeal in long-running data row

There was yet another twist in the case of Dawson-Damer v Taylor Wessing today, as the Court of Appeal ruled that the firm could not rely on legal advice privilege in the matter of a data request from a former client. Taylor Wessing was up against McDermott Will & Emery and two silks from Serle Court […]

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