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    The business of staying in business

    18 January 2018

    Commercial pressures are forcing restaurant and retail businesses to seek better deals from their landlords, says Thomas Bond of law firm Russell-Cooke.


    Luxury goods suppliers can stop distribution on third-party platforms

    11 December 2017

    Luxury cosmetics supplier Coty has won its case in the highest court in Europe over selling its products on Amazon but, say lawyers, other questions remain.

  • IP

    A step in the right direction

    21 June 2017

    The recent reform of the UK Unjustified Threats Regime brings clarity to the law but is it enough, ask Peter Damerell and Rajvinder Jagdev of Powell Gilbert.

  • DATA

    The sovereignty of data

    16 June 2017

    The lack of a unified global approach to data and regulation is a serious impediment to global business, says Dean Armstrong QC, Dan Hyde & Sam Thomas of Cyber Counsel.


    KAA appoints eight partners to become East Africa's top firm

    12 April 2017

    Eight new partners have been admitted at Kampala Associated Advocates (KAA) in efforts to to inject 'renewed energy' into the 17-year-old company and make it the number one legal firm in the East Africa region.


    Clifford Chance appoints new Australian leadership

    10 April 2017

    Clifford Chance has appointed new leadership in Australia and created a new country managing partner position overseeing the firm's 70 lawyers based in Sydney and Perth, effective from 1 May.


    Shoosmiths boosts national venture capital practice

    06 April 2017

    National law firm Shoosmiths has expanded its Venture Capital (VC) offering with the appointment of corporate partner Steven Barnett to its London office, from international law firm Orrick.


    Another Kirkland partner defects to rival

    30 March 2017

    Dechert has hired banking and finance partner Rob Bradshaw from Kirkland & Ellis in London as part of its strategic plan to grow its private equity practice in what is the latest blow for Kirklands.


    FundRock hires new legal and compliance head

    29 March 2017

    UCITS and AIF investment management company FundRock has appointed Irish funds lawyer Louise Harris to head up the legal and compliance function at its Irish branch.


    Ashurst makes high yield investment in London with partner hire

    29 March 2017

    International law firm Ashurst has made two new senior hires attracting talent from Allen & Overy and Linklaters.


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