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Sending in the bailiffs… no longer an option for landlords

On 15 September 2020, the government announced further measures to protect commercial tenants from recovery action by restricting the ability of landlords to recover unpaid rent by utilising the Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery process (“CRAR”).

What price do you put on the environment?

The pandemic has challenged a lot of the ways we do things, and large scale on-site catering has been subject to more change than most. For some, this has meant the logistical challenge of delivering meals to residents at a distance from a central kitchen, and alongside the physical distribution, this has brought about the need to procure packaging for hot meals.

SMAs – a phoenix from the flames of Covid-19?

One of the consequences of the slowdown in fundraising caused by the recent pandemic seems to have been an increase in the use of Separately Managed Accounts as investment vehicles.

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Merged food giant Kraft Heinz has promoted deputy general counsel Jim Savina to general counsel following the union of the two companies earlier this year. Savina’s promotion was announced in a leadership lineup published by Kraft Heinz, and follows the departure of former general counsel Kim Rucker, who left Kraft after three years in the […]

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Linklaters takes the lead on Unilever’s corporate overhaul

Davis Polk & Wardwell and Linklaters have advised on the simplification of Unilever corporate structure, in which its Dutch and UK entities have been merged to create one listed holding company. As a result, Unilever’s UK business will join with the Dutch entity to create New Unilever NV. The company will be listed in three jurisdictions; […]

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Magic circle duo and Quinn on call as NMC Health falls into adminstration

Clifford Chance, Allen & Overy, DLA Piper and Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan were all on call as NMC Health failed to secure creditor support. The healthcare provider is now set to collapse into administration after it failed to secure support from its creditors at the Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB). The bank, which has […]

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