Voge celebrates becoming Latham’s first London-based top dog

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

Estate duty being re-introduced in India – An update

Presently, India does not have an estate duty. The Estate Duty Act, 1953 which sought to impose an estate duty in India on property passing on demise was repealed in the year 1985. Is the estate duty a relic of the past? Rumours are rife that an estate duty will soon be reintroduced in India. […]

Market trends in offshore relocations to the Channel Islands for HNWs and businesses

Leading a team of specialists in both HNW and business relocations across BVI, Cayman, Guernsey, Jersey and Luxembourg, Ogier partner Jonathan Hughes has a unique perspective on trends and factors driving relocations to the Channel Islands. As substance regulations make new demands on economically active HNWIs, the Channel Islands’ offering of a London-equivalent professional services […]

EUR 50 million fine for GDPR in France. What about CEE?

On 21 January 2019, the French data protection authority — the Commission nationale de l’informatique et des libertés (“CNIL”) — issued a General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) fine of EUR 50 million against Google LLC. (“Google”). The CNIL launched its investigation of Google on 1 June 2018 based on two complaints filed by data subjects. […]

Macedonia: Stricter rules for awarding new exploitation concessions

After a long, complex and nation-wide discussion, on 9 January 2019, the Macedonian Parliament introduced stricter rules for obtaining exploitation concessions. Effective immediately, the novelties from the Minerals Law target potentially new mines, and they came as a result of the broad interest shown during the last couple of years concerning the environmental effects of the mining […]

Recommended

Shoosmiths hosts health and safety seminar for UK businesses

Shoosmiths, in conjunction with behavioural safety consultancy Ryder Marsh, recently hosted a health and safety event in collaboration with a top US institution. The seminar in Birmingham was offered to businesses across the country, with 70 people attending. Presented by the Campbell Institute, the event offered attendees the ability to learn the proven key principles […]

Asia-Pac out of favour in partner promos

Is Asia-Pacific growth out of vogue with UK national firms? This year’s partnership promotions suggest so. DLA Piper has turned away from bulking up its Asia Pacific partnership, focusing instead on home-grown growth. According to The Lawyer’s cover feature this week, DLA Piper’s Australian partnership has been rapidly shrinking over the past three years. There […]

Shoosmiths real-estate lawyers help Regus launch 300th location in the UK

Shoosmiths has helped long-standing client Regus launch its 300th location in the UK — at The Balance in Sheffield. The Shoosmiths team included Reading-based real-estate partner Andrew Farmery. The law firm has acted for Regus for approximately eight years, advising on a range of contractual and commercial issues.

Senior lawyers from Eversheds speak at Practical Law’s Retail Law Forum

Two senior lawyers from Eversheds — corporate partner Aleen Gulvanessian and data privacy expert Liz Fitzsimons — recently spoke at Practical Law’s inaugural Retail Law Forum, a conference addressing the multi-faceted issues confronting retail businesses on a daily basis. Gulvanessian examined mergers and acquisitions (M&A) as a strategy for growth and survival in the retail […]

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