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  • 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.

  • CLOSURE

    HSF to exit Berlin

    05 June 2019

    Berlin exit as Herbert Smith Freehills refocuses on Frankfurt and Düsseldorf, leaving even less international coverage in the city.

  • DATA PRIVACY

    Privacy app taps into $5 billion market

    05 June 2019

    Silicon Valley law firm Wilson Sonsini is selling CCPA advice starting at $7,500, earning over $100,000 in sales first week for its privacy app.

  • EXPANSION

    Bird & Bird find a new baseline

    05 June 2019

    Baseline merging with Valeocon to bolster Bird & Bird management consulting business.


 

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