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Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Vol. 15, No. 361
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The Lawyer News

  1. A&O, Sullivan and Wachtell win roles on Bayer’s $62bn bid for Monsanto, May 24, 2016
  2. Shepherd and Wedderburn acts for Spero Oncology in sale to Veristat International, May 24, 2016
  3. Teresa Rosen Peacocke joins Outer Temple Chambers, May 24, 2016
  4. Karanović & Nikolić advises on Air Serbia aircraft lease, May 24, 2016
  5. Shepherd and Wedderburn acts for TwoBigEars in sale to Facebook, May 24, 2016
  6. How to plan ahead for maternity leave, May 23, 2016
  7. The 60-second interview: Thomson Snell CEO says back-office drive is ‘inevitable’, May 23, 2016
  8. Linklaters elects Charlie Jacobs as senior partner, May 23, 2016
  9. Harpreet Singh Sandhu and Simon Hunka prosecute robbery rampage case, May 23, 2016
  10. Nageena Khalique QC represented ex-partner of Luisa Mendes (deceased) at inquest, May 23, 2016
  11. Trading update, May 23, 2016
  12. Discussing Guernsey image rights in Florida, May 23, 2016
  13. Momentum London, 13-14 July, May 23, 2016
Legal Week

  1. Allen & Overy and Sullivan lead on $62bn Bayer bid for Monsanto, May 23, 2016
  2. Charlie Jacobs wins Linklaters senior partner election, May 23, 2016
  3. Nabarro appoints first COO after management review, May 23, 2016
UK Law Society Gazette

  1. Dispute over £4,000 repair bill racks up £300,000 in costs, May 23, 2016
  2. Legal aid ‘safety net’ scheme lawful, appeal court rules, May 23, 2016



Magic Circle Firms

  1. Of counsel and consultants - CDR News Magazine, (Allen & Overy), May 23, 2016
  2. CompaniesLinklaters appoints M&A lawyer as senior partner - Financial Times, (Linklaters), May 23, 2016
  3. Linklaters names Jacobs as new senior partner - The Global Legal Post, (Linklaters), May 23, 2016
  4. Charlie Jacobs wins Linklaters senior partner election - Legal Week, (Linklaters), May 23, 2016
  5. S&R loses first partner ever: Bhakta Patnaik resigns, may get snapped up by Trilegal - Legally India, (Linklaters), May 23, 2016
Other Large UK Firms

  1. Field Fisher partner exits continue as duo head for PwC and Bird & Bird - Legal Week, (Field Fisher), May 23, 2016
US Firms in London

  1. San Francisco double for Baker Botts - CDR News Magazine, (O'Melveny & Myers), May 24, 2016
  2. Samuel Wolff Joins Hunton & Williams LLP's Global Corporate Practice - Business Wire (press release), (Hunton & Williams), May 23, 2016
  3. When his $5 million Ponzi scheme collapsed, a NY lawyer tried to kill himself. He survived — but so did his confession. - Washington Post, (Skadden Arps), May 23, 2016
  4. Covington attracts Prime Ministerial material - CDR News Magazine, (Covington & Burling), May 23, 2016



Magic Circle - Press Releases

  1. Linklaters elects Charlie Jacobs as Senior Partner, Linklaters, May 23, 2016
  2. Linklaters advises on £2.6bn wind farm, Linklaters, May 23, 2016
  3. L’Ecole de Droit de Sciences Po, Clifford Chance et Bredin Prat organisent les épreuves orales de la 11ème édition du Concours d'Arbitrage International de Paris (CAIP), Clifford Chance, May 23, 2016
  4. Freshfields advises Fajr Capital on its acquisition of Cravia, Freshfields, May 23, 2016
Large Law Firm - Press Releases

  1. Olswang exceeds fundraising target for Carers Trust with over £100,000 donated, Olswang, May 24, 2016
  2. OECD's country-by-country reporting regime, Appleby, May 24, 2016
  3. Developer fined £100k for building contractor’s watercourse pollution, Burges Salmon, May 23, 2016
  4. Salary sacrifice benefits during maternity leave, Eversheds, May 23, 2016
  5. Talking about religion at work – when employees overstep the mark, Eversheds, May 23, 2016
  6. UK Discrimination Law Review: Equality law forecast, Eversheds, May 23, 2016
  7. EU Pensions Agenda - May 2016, Eversheds, May 23, 2016
  8. Olswang advises key client ITV Studios GE on its acquisition of minority stake in TV producer Route 24, Olswang, May 23, 2016
  9. Negotiating Airline Deals & Legal Guidelines, Watson Farley, May 23, 2016
  10. Travers Smith advises Stifel on £84 million share issue and placing programme by..., Travers Smith, May 23, 2016
  11. Bird & Bird Sydney boosts Employment practice with the appointment of Kristy Peacock-Smith as partner, Bird & Bird, May 23, 2016
  12. Brexit: EU electricity liberalisation implications, Bird & Bird, May 23, 2016
  13. French and German competition authorities publish joint paper on data and competition law, Bird & Bird, May 23, 2016
  14. Ashurst advises on Joules Group plc's £140m AIM IPO, Ashurst, May 23, 2016
  15. Appleby adds Investment Funds Partner in Cayman, Appleby, May 23, 2016



Legal Vendors

  1. Planet Data Wins 2016 Innovation Award for Exego, E-Discovery Document Review, Planet Data, May 24, 2016
  2. Lexis for Microsoft Office Wins SIIA Business Technology CODiE Award, LexisNexis: Press Releases, May 23, 2016
  3. PMI Breakdown: Demand Growth is Out There, If Law Firms Know Where to Look, Legal Executive Institute, May 23, 2016
  4. 2016 VANTAGE Conference from Thomson Reuters Draws Record Numbers to Nashville, Thomson Elite: Press Releases, May 23, 2016
  5. Guidance Software Opens 16th Annual Cybersecurity and Forensic Investigation Conference - Enfuse 2016, Guidance Central: Press Releases, May 23, 2016
Local General Counsel Moves

  1. Associa Appoints Brian Kruppa to General Counsel - EconoTimes - EconoTimes, May 23, 2016


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