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  • CONTRACTS

    Simmon & Simmons goes Dutch on construction

    09 June 2019

    Firm partners with Dutch think tank by co-initiating new early contractor involvement model.

  • FINTECH

    Latham & Watkins scoop fintech pair

    09 June 2019

    Firm expands fintech practice with prominent Washington DC hires, capturing two experienced partners from Crowell & Moring.

  • DISPUTE RESOLUTION

    Pay now, argue later?

    09 June 2019

    Launch by Pinsent Masons and QMUL School of Arbitration of survey aims at efficiently resolving international construction disputes.

  • INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

    True cost of counterfeiting under the microscope

    07 June 2019

    EUR 60 billion lost every year across the EU due to counterfeiting in 13 key economic sectors, though IP specialist firm questions the true costs.

  • EXPANSION

    Law firm has a craic

    07 June 2019

    Look into your Irish/English dictionary to see what a craic is, but it involves lawyers having fun as firm celebrates a decade in Dublin, and also launches crisis and cyber service.

  • DISRUPTION

    UK lawyers fear “disruptive” Big 4

    07 June 2019

    Many UK lawyers fear they will struggle to compete as big accounting groups aggressively expand into legal services.

  • LEGAL TECH

    Gliding into Singapore

    06 June 2019

    Singapore Academy of Law launches legaltech accelerator called GLIDE to attract startups and international talent in “less saturated” market space.

  • LAW FIRM RESULTS

    Dentons jump in revenue but with a little less PEP

    06 June 2019

    Scottish merger highlighted as Dentons reports a 13 per cent rise in revenue for the financial year but PEP only grew in the same period by 4 per cent.

  • EXPANSION

    Schoenherr moves into Upper Austria

    06 June 2019

    After being on the radar for some time Vienna-based firm strengthens its Austrian presence with opening of new office in Linz, Upper Austria.


 

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