What will be the fallout for London at a time when so much is changing?
Brexit is nearly upon us. It is likely to affect many businesses operating in the UK which rely on the protection, exploitation and enforcement of rights in their key brands, technology, software, digital assets and other creative works.
Highlights from a virtual summit for entrepreneurs and founders of start up and scale up businesses in the technology sector.
Will Brexit be a short-lived storm? Or are we heading to sunlit uplands? For many, forecasting what the UK will look like in 2021 is the great unknown. Strategically, what do you need to think about now?
Deal or no deal? With weeks to go until the end of the Brexit transition period, we still don’t know what’s going to happen, but there’s still a lot you can do now.
Recent judgments in Spain place limits on this way of looking at tax treaties
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Outlining the legal framework for trading online
On 12 November 2020, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published a report presenting its analysis and conclusions on the readiness of certain investment funds that have significant exposure to corporate debt and real estate assets to potential future adverse shocks, as well as five priority action areas which would contribute to their future […]
Among the provisional and exceptional measures in force pending the state of emergency, we would like to further highlight, the following: the authorities are authorized to request to electronic communication operators detailed records of telephone calls and other support items exclusively for purposes of tracing citizens suspected of being infected by, or confirmed cases of, […]
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The fourth instalment of The Lawyer European Awards shortlist discussions presented by The Lawyer’s Editor, Catrin Griffiths and International Editor, Yun Kriegler will be focused on the emerging trends from the Eastern Europe shortlist entries.
The third instalment of The Lawyer European Awards shortlist discussions presented by The Lawyer’s Editor, Catrin Griffiths and International Editor, Yun Kriegler will be focused on the emerging trends from the Northern Europe shortlist entries.
Clifford Chance is the latest City firm to win a mandate from the UK Government as it seeks legal advice on its response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The magic circle firm has won a mandate lasting until March 2021 to advise the Department of Health and Social Care, though details around the advice provided in […]
The forex rigging cartel dispute in the Competition Appeal Tribunal has been postponed, as the tribunal awaits judgment in the Mastercard/Merricks case. The claim dates to 2013, when allegations of collusion and manipulation were made against several banks. In 2014, the Financial Conduct Authority hit Citibank, JP Morgan, HSBC, EBS and UBS with fines which […]
The entry of a Stockport-based conveyancing firm into this year’s UK 200 has shone a light onto the changing face of the UK legal services market. Conveyancing firm O’Neill Patient entered the UK Top 100 this year for the first time with a turnover of £31.2m. The gulf between O’Neill Patient and the UK’s largest […]
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has decided to take up extra space in its City building and extend its lease. The firm has taken on an extra half a floor in its premises in High Holborn. It opened its London office in 2008 and it has since grown into one of the top litigation firms […]