SJ Berwin bags Morano for Italian launch

Premium content

This article is only available to Premium subscribers of The Lawyer. Premium subscribers benefit from accessing all of our award-winning online content including interviews, commentary, analysis and in-depth research.

View our subscription options

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here 

Latest Briefings

Significant Beneficial Ownership: MCA Releases Amended Rules

On 8 February 2019, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) released the Companies (Significant Beneficial Owners) Amendment Rules, 2019 (New SBO Rules) to revise and amend the Companies (Significant Beneficial Owners), 2018 (Old SBO Rules). The New SBO Rules have once again kick-started the process of requiring significant beneficial owners to start the reporting procedures. […]

Bermuda’s beneficial ownership registers and privacy: status update and further observations

Bermuda companies, limited liability companies and partnerships have until 30 April 2019 to update or verify beneficial ownership information under Bermuda’s ‘beneficial ownership legislation’. Bermuda’s central register of beneficial ownership information is held on the Bermuda Monetary Authority’s (BMA) “Integra portal”, a secure online registration and filing system. Currently, under Bermuda law, the information on […]

Trusts vs. Foundations: What are the deciding factors?

Trusts have been around for a long time. Their use in the context of succession and wealth planning as well as philanthropy is well established. Foundations, on the other hand, are relatively new (certainly to common law jurisdictions such as Jersey) and as a result there are fewer of them. However, they are being increasingly […]

Recommended

Opinion

Nikki Singla, barrister, Wilberforce Chambers

Under-funding, high staff turnover and huge caseloads threaten our county court system

A bevvy of Brits

News has reached Tulkinghorn recently that several of Morrison & Foerster‘s US partners were shocked by their London partners’ staggering capacity for alcoholic consumption during a recent party. Clearly they need to spend more time in the UK.

Clifford Chance Paris hit for six as partner arrives

Clifford Chance‘s Paris office has bagged an acquisition finance partner from White & Case, but six lawyers resigned from the firm in the same week. Thierry Arachtingi is set to join the magic circle firm in early December, but in the meantime Hogan & Hartson has taken competition partner Michel Debroux and Salans has poached […]

Gide duo elected to Paris bar

Gide Loyrette Nouel partners Jean-Marie Burguburu and Olivier Cousi both triumphed in the Paris bar elections last month, bagging two of the 14 vacant council seats. But there was disappointment for Slaughter and May as partner Antoine-Audoin Maggiar failed in his bid for election. The results mean that just six of the council’s 42 seats […]

Anglo-American law firms prepare for Indian assault

Clifford Chance‘s famous strategic review earlier this year, in which it considered the economic consequences of three hypothetical scenarios (China invades Taiwan; the US adopts an isolationist policy after being bogged down in Iraq; and a continuation of the status quo), also contained a fourth: what will happen when the Indian legal market opens up to […]

Recruit legal talent

Get your role in front of over 300,000 legal professionals when you advertise with The Lawyer. Our team of experts provide bespoke solutions to help solve all your recruitment challenges.

Find out more

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here