The Court of Arbitration for Sport reduces Russia’s doping ban to two years

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TLT deepens European network with new Belgian alliance

TLT has struck a strategic alliance with Belgian law firm GSJ, just over six months after it agreed a partnership with Netherlands outfit Holla. It was back in June that The Lawyer revealed TLT’s alliance with Holla was set to be the first of several partnerships across the firm’s global network, with GSJ now the […]

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Shearman hires Linklaters duo for Munich launch

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Dentons wraps leadership process with new CEO appointment

Dentons has appointed a new UK, Ireland and Middle East chief executive officer, as Jeremy Cohen prepares to pass the baton after six years in the role. The firm’s Middle East managing partner Paul Jarvis is to take on the mantle from Cohen, who is due to step down at the end of April. Cohen […]

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