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Pinsent Masons in double innovation

Pinsent Masons in double innovation

Launch of two innovative programmes sees inclusive decision-making and virtual internships move up the agenda at Pinsent Masons.

Editor's picks

LEGAL TECH

LexisNexis accelerates legaltech programme

LexisNexis accelerates legaltech programme

Provider announces fourth round of legal tech accelerator participants.

CLIENT SERVICE

Hogan Lovells chooses new experience

Hogan Lovells chooses new experience

Firm chooses Foundation Software Group for experience management as it strides towards “best in class” CRM.

DEFAMATION

Palestinian politician sues Facebook for defamation

Palestinian politician sues Facebook for defamation

A Palestinian politician is pursuing a defamation claim against Facebook in Ireland after dropping proceedings against the original publisher in the High Court in London.

EXPANSION

Dentons combo extends pan-Africa reach

Dentons combo extends pan-Africa reach

Firm to combine with five elite law firms in Africa as it forges role as pan-African polycentric leader.

Blogs

LEGAL SERVICES

Niche law firms poised to benefit from artificial intelligence

Niche law firms poised to benefit from artificial intelligence

Disruption has opened up a world of opportunities for the legal marketplace in the UK, says Jeffrey Catanzaro.

BLOCKCHAIN

Unlocking the blockchain enigma

Unlocking the blockchain enigma

With the evolution of blockchain, clients in a wide range of sectors will be impacted, says Patrick McKenna.

Management speak

POWER OF WOMEN

Lawyers talk power of women in new TV documentary

Lawyers talk power of women in new TV documentary

High profile lawyers Helena Kennedy QC and Gloria Allred share the secrets of their success and obstacles on the way in a new Sky Arts TV series launching on 26 August.

Corporate counsel

INVESTMENT

Mars general counsel hails sweet deal

Mars general counsel hails sweet deal

Mars general counsel hails milestone deal as it takes 100 percent ownership of Dubai LLC following new FDI law.

Business sector round up

WORLD LEGAL SUMMIT

Updated: Summit meeting welcomes Ireland's 'AI moment'

Updated: Summit meeting welcomes Ireland's 'AI moment'

The World Legal Summit Dublin to be held August 1, 2019, now with additional sponsorship from Bar of Ireland.

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

New North Sea oil Industry initiative from Pinsent Masons

New North Sea oil Industry initiative from Pinsent Masons

The law firm will run a programme helping tech pioneers develop and market their businesses.

Who did the deals

SWEDEN

Ropes & Gray, Vinge and Advokatfirman Cederquist act in pharma deal

Ropes & Gray, Vinge and Advokatfirman Cederquist act in pharma deal

Ropes & Gray, Vinge, Advokatfirman Cederquist are advising on the $855m pharma deal.

Bookshelf

BOOKS

Confronting hate, understanding China and recalling the US Constitution

Confronting hate, understanding China and recalling the US Constitution

In this month's Bookshelf, The Global Legal Post's Editor-At-Large, Dr David Cowan, picks three topical books on hate, China and the US.

 
 

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Pinsent Masons in double innovation

Launch of two innovative programmes sees inclusive decision-making and virtual internships move up the agenda at Pinsent Masons.