Khaitan & Co represents Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority in fare case

Khaitan & Co successfully advised and represented Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) in the Bombay High Court and obtained a favourable order in relation to a matter involving proposed increase in Mumbai Metro fares as directed by the Fare fixation committee which was appointed under the Metro Railway (Operation and Maintenance) Act, 2002. The […]


Turk airline

Turkey – Upgrade nation

The rise of the Turkish aviation sector reflects a wider trend of prosperity The Turkish banking crisis of 2000/01 wreaked havoc on the country’s economy: its currency crashed, interest rates rocketed and tens of thousands lost their jobs. In the aftermath, however, banking sector reforms meant Turkey was far better prepared for the 2008 global […]


Turkey Briefing Live: Plane speaking

The IMF has slashed its 2014 growth forecast for Turkey from 3.5 to 2.3 per cent. Investors are now hoping the aviation and energy markets will provide some comfort Turkey may put the ‘T’ in the MINT group of flavour-of-the-month emerging economies, but recent political and economic developments could be souring the taste for international […]


Come together

Supply chain management is critical to business success in today’s fiercely competitive global market. Craig Neame explains why Getting products to customers consistently quicker than competitors enhances a brand and improves cashflow. Cutting inventory reduces financing costs and eliminates the need for costly warehouses. Removing warehouses from a balance sheet improves return on capital and […]


Awards preview: assistant solicitor of the year

On 22 June, 1400 people will crowd into the Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane for the most eagerly-awaited event of the year. With only one week to go, The Lawyer brings you a sneak preview of the shortlisted individuals and teams Zainab Al QirnawiClyde & Co Zainab Al Qirnawi is no ordinary assistant. Hailing […]

Retail therapy

The Philip Green bid for M&S is just the latest twist in the ongoing saga that is the retail sector. Joanne O’Connor talks to four of the industry’s key in-house lawyers It is a rare day in the financial press when retailers are not dominating the headlines. Financial performance, a spate of acquisitions, competition inquiries […]

The Forth protocol

Forth Ports’ CEO on success, ethics, and what he wants from his lawyers. By Matt Byrne


Lost at sea

The International Maritime Bureau is about to set up a global panel of law firms to help it fight shipping fraud. Brendan Malkin opens the hatch

Air control

Stephen Dolan looks at how much power the recent ECJ ruling on ‘open skies’ will give to the European Commission The European Court of Justice (ECJ) issued its judgment on the landmark ‘open skies’ cases on 5 November. Brought by the European Commission against member states, the cases challenged member state authority to enter into […]

Featured Briefings

Construction and project finance in Qatar

By Matthew Heaton Anyone who has travelled to Qatar over the last few years will have witnessed the huge infrastructure projects that have been completed or are under construction. From the new Hamad International Airport, the dramatic road upgrade programme, to the new metro rail system – transport in Qatar is being transformed… …From a […]

Aviation: An important catalyst for growth in Saudi Arabia

By Pedro Castro The Saudi 2030 Vision is based upon growing inward investment to stimulate and diversify the economy and transform the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia into a global hub connecting Asia, Europe and Africa… …Aviation will play an essential role in the diversification and expansion of the Saudi economy. If we look to other […]

Video: Luxembourg in space, one step ahead

Discover Luxembourg’s space adventure and the challenges the space industry will face in the ext decade. Arendt & Medernach, the leading law firm in Luxembourg, continuously supported the space and satellite industries and have developed the firm’s expertise and experience in these domains. We are now really looking forward to helping other businesses on their […]

Aviation sector update 2018

Includes updates from Angola, Cabo Verde, Congo, Gabon, Mozambique, Portugal, Sao Tome and Principe, and Timor-Leste…

A UK-EU customs union – half in or all out?

By Bernadine Adkins With so much discussion and speculation around the UK’s membership of a customs union of some form after Brexit, we provide an essential Q&A to boost understanding of the key issues and terminology…

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