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In the online world, rumours spread fast – and these rumours can quickly make it to the media, developing into mainstream news articles which could damage your reputation.
A joint Parliamentary committee will report on the draft Online Safety Bill on 10 December, approximately six weeks after whistleblower Frances Haugen voiced her concerns about social media safety to government committees in the US and UK. Ahead of the report, Allan Dunlavy looks at how the Online Safety Bill would work – and where it could be improved.
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.
Five issues to focus on when setting out your environmental, social and governance (ESG) agenda.
A blank page and a 404 error. Those are two things that really excite Juliet Caragianis these days.
Environmental, social and governance factors (ESG) alongside sustainability are hot topics in business right now. Employees are increasingly scrutinising what employers are doing to promote sustainability, not least in the benefits they offer.
In this podcast, Gowling joins leading global infrastructure and renewables market analysts Inspiratia to discuss innovation in the UK power purchase agreement (PPA) market, and whether the prices we see today are transitionary and if so, how PPAs can make such prices sustainable and meet the ever-changing needs of both offtakers and sellers.
Angolan Central Bank (Banco Nacional de Angola) Notice no. 9/22 of 6 April was recently published to establish special schemes for mortgage credit and construction credit.
After a challenging year, UK cities are gaining foreign investment and developing their presence on the global stage. How has the pandemic, COP-26 and officially leaving the EU impacted the value of investment in the UK from a global standpoint?
On April 7, 2022, Ontario released its first-ever Hydrogen Strategy (the Ontario Strategy), making it the latest province to address Canadian hydrogen sector growth through policy.
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Revenue growth slowed down this financial year for almost half of the top 100
Financial resilience is vital if firms are to ride out a recession
Less is sometimes more when it comes to the ratio of associates to partners
The post-pandemic decline of after-work sport can be reversed by firms with an eye on culture and wellbeing
The managing partner of Weightmans, who had opted to step down next year, has reversed his decision and will instead continue to lead the firm for a further term. John Schorah has held the position of managing partner since 2013; his third, and expected final term, was due to end next April. Ahead of the […]
Investment group ED Group has appointed a new general counsel from Partners Group. Sam Rozati previously spent nearly 10 years at Zurich-based private equity house Partners Group. He served as its head of legal, overseeing the firm’s global transactions. He succeeded Anela Musat in the top legal role last year, after she departed for food […]
“I’m an in-house lawyer looking to go back into private practice, but want to be sure that I am making the right decision and that I have made the most of my in-house experience. How can I best leverage my experience in-house, and if I return to private practice?” Tarun Tawakley, partner at Lewis Silkin; […]
Another partner from Brown Rudnick’s restructuring team has joined Squire Patton Boggs, this time in Paris. Arnaud Moussatoff, who is based in the French capital, is moving to Squires after nearly four years as a partner at Brown Rudnick. Before that he was a counsel at DLA Piper. His move follows a five-person exodus from […]
Update from CBA (13:00pm): Kirsty Brimelow KC, chair of the CBA, has said: “The offer from government has resulted from constructive talks between the MOJ and the leadership of the CBA. “This offer represents substantial positive movement from government. As a result the offer will be put to a ballot.” After months of strike action, criminal […]
Vodafone Group has hired a new general counsel from another FTSE giant, as Rosemary Martin prepares to retire after more than decade at the telecommunications business. EasyJet’s legal chief Maaike de Bie has been appointed to the role of general counsel. De Bie is herself a FTSE in-house veteran, having been group general counsel for […]
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