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Food & Drink Update – September 2020

Guidance on the latest food and drink rules, including post-furlough planning and workforce measures manufacturers, Brexit and the workforce – how to prepare for upcoming changes, protecting innovation in the food & drink industry, and more.

Coronavirus business interruption test case – judgment in the “insurance case of the century”

Flaux LJ and Butcher J today handed down judgment in the test case brought by the FCA to explore whether hundreds of thousands of businesses can recover under their business interruption policies for losses caused by the pandemic, in the “insurance case of the century” – the only claim heard under the Financial List Test Case Scheme. Many of those businesses will, today, be celebrating a fantastic win for them.

Cayman Islands Update: Economic substance guidance notes V3 issued

On 13 July 2020, the Cayman Islands Department for International Tax Cooperation (the “DITC”) issued version 3.0 of the Guidance on Economic Substance for Geographically Mobile Activities (the “Guidance”) pursuant to the ES Law (as defined below). This replaces the previous version 2.0 of the Guidance issued on 30 April 2019.


Nicola Foulston, Rosenblatt

Rosenblatt eyes £22m turnover for next year

Rossenblatt’s revenue has grown 19 per cent to £12.5m, as the firm aims to add just under £10m to its top-line over the next 12 months. CEO Nicola Foulston described this as an “excellent start for Rosenblatt as a public company”. This is the firm’s first full-year financial results after listing on the Alternative Investment […]

Nicola Foulston, Rosenblatt

Nicola Foulston, Rosenblatt

Few stories have created as much interest in and around the UK legal market as the trend for law firm IPOs. Indeed, there is enormous interest not only in the businesses that have gone public but also the people driving forward this seismic shift. And none more so than the person behind the era change […]

Nicola Foulston, Rosenblatt

Rosenblatt builds on IPO with new litigation funding arm

Rosenblatt has announced details of its financial performance, four months after its initial public offering (IPO) went live. The financial results see Rosenblatt’s revenue total £3m in the eight-week period ending 30 June 2018, in what CEO Nicola Foulston describes as a “good, strong start to life as a public company”. That is up 15 per […]


Rosenblatt aims to raise £43m in largest ever legal IPO

Rosenblatt hopes to raise £43m on its initial public offering (IPO), a week after announcing its listing on the London Stock Exchange. The funds will be raised through the placing of 36.8m new ordinary shares and 8.4m existing ordinary shares at a price of 95p per share, anticipating a market capitalisation of approximately £76m. The £43m […]

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