Blogs: Global view
The recent judgement of the European Court of Justice of 21 December 2016 is generating considerable controversy and uncertainty, writes Pérez-Llorca lawyer Pedro Marques da Gama.
Posted: 27 March 2017 | Global view
Despite its recent troubles, Brazil is still an economic force to be reckoned with, says André de Almeida.
Posted: 28 February 2017 | Global view
US trial attorney Reuben Guttman shares his reflections on President Donald Trump's dismissal of acting US Attorney General Sally Yates.
Posted: 01 February 2017 | Global view
US President Donald Trump used his first address in office to offer an 'America first' vision of world politics -- and in doing so, may have delivered his first official blow to the nation's 'brand', writes US trial lawyer Reuben Guttman.
Posted: 23 January 2017 | Global view
Why has the underdeveloped state of infrastructure in sub-Saharan Africa not galvanised significant investment opportunities? Bowmans head of infrastructure Shamilah Grimwood explains.
Posted: 15 December 2016 | Global view
Does the South African Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration have jurisdiction to hear employment disputes involving South Africans that arise abroad? Potentially, writes Bowmans associate Nonkululeko Mkhwanazi.
Posted: 25 November 2016 | Global view
Careful compliance with local labour laws is a matter of critical importance for any company looking to do business in Kenya, writes Bowmans Kenya partner Sean Omondi.
Posted: 31 October 2016 | Global view
Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi was sentenced for his part in the destruction of mausoleums and a mosque in Timbuktu, Mali
Kristin Hausler, a research fellow at the British Institute of International and Comparative Law, comments on the ICC's recent ruling on a case involving the destruction of cultural heritage in Mali.
Posted: 04 October 2016 | Global view
Jason Sharman is a leading academic
The effectiveness of central registries of beneficial ownership in combatting financial crime has been questioned by a leading academic in global financial regulation.
Posted: 05 May 2016 | Global view