The Global Legal Post | Latesthttps://www.globallegalpost.comThe latest stories from The Global Legal PostThu, 09 Apr 2020en-gb(C) 2020 Global City Media LtdGlobal Legal Post - Latest News &amp; Headlineshttps://www.globallegalpost.comhttps://www.globallegalpost.com/images/feed-image/global-legal-post.pngHogan Lovells' new CEO announces major overhaul of structure and leadership<a href = 'https://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hogan-lovells-new-ceo-announces-major-overhaul-of-structure-and-leadership-61988193/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='https://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Untitled design (3)1.jpg' border='0'/></a>UK merged into new EMEA grouping as firm's centre of gravity shifts away from London ten years after transatlantic mergerhttps://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hogan-lovells-new-ceo-announces-major-overhaul-of-structure-and-leadership-61988193/Wed, 08 Apr 2020 21:04Taylor Wessing asks staff not to cancel pre-booked time off during lockdown<a href = 'https://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/taylor-wessing-asks-staff-not-to-cancel-pre-booked-time-off-during-lockdown-23122370/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='https://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Untitled design (4)1.jpg' border='0'/></a>Top 50 UK firm cites need for rest periods to maintain wellbeing, especially while working from homehttps://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/taylor-wessing-asks-staff-not-to-cancel-pre-booked-time-off-during-lockdown-23122370/Wed, 08 Apr 2020 17:04Around the house: Kraken appoints crypto currency pioneer as CLO<a href = 'https://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-kraken-appoints-crypto-currency-pioneer-as-clo-47119498/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='https://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Untitled design (2)1.jpg' border='0'/></a>Marco Santori joins top bitcoin exchange; Eastman Chemical and Emirates Airlines also make key legal appointmentshttps://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-kraken-appoints-crypto-currency-pioneer-as-clo-47119498/Wed, 08 Apr 2020 14:04Europe sees rise in M&A activity in Q1 ahead of expected Covid-19 slowdown<a href = 'https://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/europe-sees-rise-in-ma-activity-in-q1-ahead-of-expected-covid-19-slowdown-47055049/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='https://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1062897251.jpg' border='0'/></a>Freshfields, Latham & Watkins and Cleary Gottlieb top rankings as deal value soars by 30%https://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/europe-sees-rise-in-ma-activity-in-q1-ahead-of-expected-covid-19-slowdown-47055049/Wed, 08 Apr 2020 11:04London claims slump in face of Covid-19 ahead of predicted disputes surge<a href = 'https://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/london-claims-slump-in-face-of-covid-19-ahead-of-predicted-disputes-surge-22441717/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='https://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1184108086.jpg' border='0'/></a>Data reveals a sharp fall in commercial claims as businesses prioritise survival; for time beinghttps://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/london-claims-slump-in-face-of-covid-19-ahead-of-predicted-disputes-surge-22441717/Tue, 07 Apr 2020 17:04Wachtell tops US M&A advisory rankings as Covid-19 pandemic halves Q1 dealmaking<a href = 'https://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/wachtell-tops-us-ma-advisory-rankings-as-covid-19-pandemic-halves-q1-dealmaking-22853874/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='https://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_16818381941.jpg' border='0'/></a>Deal value collapses 57% in the first quarter as wary buyers put transactions on holdhttps://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/wachtell-tops-us-ma-advisory-rankings-as-covid-19-pandemic-halves-q1-dealmaking-22853874/Tue, 07 Apr 2020 15:04Crowell & Moring snaps up ex-Atrium partners to expand venture capital practice<a href = 'https://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/crowell--moring-snaps-up-ex-atrium-partners-to-expand-venture-capital-practice-93168649/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='https://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Untitled design2.jpg' border='0'/></a>Hirings come a month after San Francisco-based new law start up said it was shutting downhttps://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/crowell--moring-snaps-up-ex-atrium-partners-to-expand-venture-capital-practice-93168649/Tue, 07 Apr 2020 13:04Freshfields delays partner distributions and associate bonuses in response to Covid-19 disruption<a href = 'https://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/freshfields-delays-partner-distributions-and-associate-bonuses-in-response-to-covid-19-disruption-38426299/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='https://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_15859687782.jpg' border='0'/></a>Magic circle firm also freezes pay, but underlines its commitment to long-term business investmenthttps://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/freshfields-delays-partner-distributions-and-associate-bonuses-in-response-to-covid-19-disruption-38426299/Mon, 06 Apr 2020 19:04'It is about being proactive and decisive' - the thinking behind Norton Rose Fulbright's Flex scheme<a href = 'https://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/it-is-about-being-proactive-and-decisive---the-thinking-behind-norton-rose-fulbrights-flex-scheme-56483120/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='https://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_image (6)3.jpg' border='0'/></a>NRF EMEA managing partner Peter Scott on his firm's bid to safeguard jobs with its flexible working schemehttps://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/it-is-about-being-proactive-and-decisive---the-thinking-behind-norton-rose-fulbrights-flex-scheme-56483120/Mon, 06 Apr 2020 17:04Q1 global M&A suffers sharp fall as Covid-19 bites<a href = 'https://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/q1-global-ma-suffers-sharp-fall-as-covid-19-bites-69599811/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='https://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1556873924.jpg' border='0'/></a>Wachtell, Freshfields and Latham top Mergermarket table by value with DLA Piper advising on the most dealshttps://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/q1-global-ma-suffers-sharp-fall-as-covid-19-bites-69599811/Mon, 06 Apr 2020 16:04