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An asset tracer’s alphabet

In this short piece, the first in a series of articles shining light on the topic, Schillings’ specialist investigator picks some of the key, basic definitions that an asset tracer should be all too familiar with.

Keeping track of positive covenants

If they can be enforced, positive covenants can be troublesome for buyers and developers alike. But due care can bring any obligations to light during a transaction and help manage them.


The 60 second interview: ESG drives business value creation and mitigates risk

by Julia Hayhoe The Lawyer’s Business Leadership Series explores, among other themes, how the dramatic acceleration of macro trends has placed Purpose, Sustainability and ESG issues top of the corporate board, general counsel and increasingly legal provider agenda. This series of GC interviews interviews informs the event and the webinar I presented on “Enabling client success in […]

Ashurst to resume monthly drawings as cost-saving scheme comes to an end

Ashurst is set to restore the monthly drawings of its partners, as it calls time on a series of financial measures launched to tame the economic fallout of the pandemic. The firm had initially cut partners’ monthly sums by 20 per cent for six months, with this being reviewed in the coming weeks. In addition, […]

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RPC unveils second batch of partner promotions for 2020

RPC has today embarked on its second round of global partner promotions for 2020, just six months after the firm announced its first batch of 15. It was back in May that the initial promotions were confirmed, although this tally has now been boosted by a further three lawyers as the firm continues its push […]

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