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UK Law Firm News
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Vol. 14, No. 149
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The Lawyer News

  1. White & Case Paris partner faces harassment case from former associate, July 28, 2014
  2. Farrers sees profit rise by 14 per cent as turnover stabilises, July 28, 2014
  3. Brick Court restructures clerking team after Deborah Anderson exit, July 28, 2014
  4. PEP rises 52 per cent at Hamlins as revenue shoots up by a quarter, July 28, 2014
  5. Shearman secures record $50bn arbitration award against Russia, July 28, 2014
  6. Vincent Tchenguiz settles record £200m SFO battle for £3m, July 28, 2014
  7. RPC and post-Dundas CMS reveal retention, July 28, 2014
  8. Moore Blatch’s PEP drops by 61 per cent as firm focuses on investment, July 28, 2014
Legal Week

  1. Reed Smith MP Thomas shakes up senior management following June election, July 29, 2014
  2. Ashurst to run Adelaide office with no partners, July 29, 2014
  3. Ex-Travers partner signs first deals for clients since Reed Smith move, July 28, 2014
  4. DWF to take account of non-billable work in new appraisal model, July 28, 2014
  5. 'We'll never act for Gazprom now' - Yukos lawyer Emmanuel Gaillard on taking on and defeating Russia, July 28, 2014
  6. CMS spring retention rate drops to 67% following influx of trainees after Dundas tie-up, July 28, 2014
  7. Shearman defeats Cleary and Baker Botts in $50bn Yukos arbitration, July 28, 2014
UK Law Society Gazette

  1. Law adequate to deal with social media, say peers, July 29, 2014
  2. City lawyers lambast plans for direct tax debt recovery, July 28, 2014
  3. Reform of guideline hourly rates in shreds, July 28, 2014
  4. Children to get a greater voice in family courts, July 28, 2014
  5. Paralegals granted new training shortcut, July 28, 2014
  6. Scottish regulation proposals, July 28, 2014
  7. Supreme Court expresses ‘grave concern’ over £640,000 costs, July 28, 2014



Magic Circle Firms

  1. 21st Century Fox Sells German, Italian Units for $9 Billion - The American Lawyer (registration), (Clifford Chance), July 29, 2014
  2. RBS to pay £17m bonus to controversial GRG unit - Money Marketing, (Clifford Chance), July 28, 2014
Other Large UK Firms

  1. 21st Century Fox Sells German, Italian Units for $9 Billion - The American Lawyer (registration), (Hogan Lovells), July 29, 2014
  2. Investment and innovation required to meet food demand - Commodities Now, (Norton Rose), July 28, 2014
  3. Special Report: Inside Washington - The National Law Journal (registration), (Hogan Lovells), July 28, 2014
  4. Salem Chalabi joins Stephenson Harwood's Dubai office as corporate partner - The Lawyer, (Stephenson Harwood), July 28, 2014
  5. RPC and post-Dundas CMS reveal retention - The Lawyer, (CMS Cameron McKenna), July 28, 2014
  6. Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co announces financial results - The Lawyer, (Wragge & Co), July 28, 2014
  7. DLA Piper advises Investa on full acquisition of Maritime Trade Tower in Sydney - The Lawyer, (DLA Piper), July 28, 2014
  8. DLA Takes Life Sciences Partner From Hogan's Valley Office - The Recorder, (DLA Piper), July 28, 2014
  9. Aon and Eversheds offer fixed-fee bulk annuity service - Professional Pensions, (Eversheds), July 28, 2014
US Firms in London

  1. Shearman's Yukos case and the $1065 per hour lawyers - The Lawyer, (Shearman & Sterling), July 29, 2014
  2. 21st Century Fox Sells German, Italian Units for $9 Billion - The American Lawyer (registration), (Skadden Arps), July 29, 2014
  3. 'We'll never act for Gazprom now' - Yukos lawyer Emmanuel Gaillard on taking ... - Legal Week, (Cleary Gottlieb; Shearman & Sterling), July 29, 2014
  4. Kindred Healthcare Announces Expiration of Tender Offer for Gentiva - MarketWatch, (Cleary Gottlieb), July 29, 2014
  5. Hill International Receives Commitment from Societe Generale for $165 Million ... - GlobeNewswire (press release), (Jones Day), July 28, 2014
  6. Valihura joins Del. Supreme Court as 2nd woman justice, Ruth Bader Ginsburg ... - Greenfield Daily Reporter, (Skadden Arps), July 28, 2014
  7. Acosta Sales & Marketing Secures Equity Investment from The Carlyle Group - The Herald | (press release), (Weil Gotshal; Latham & Watkins), July 28, 2014
  8. White & Case Paris partner faces harassment case from former associate - The Lawyer, (White & Case), July 28, 2014
  9. Conyers advises Jinmao (China) Investments Holdings on $500m IPO - The Lawyer, (Mayer Brown), July 28, 2014
  10. Fund managers dangle Australian visas to lure Chinese investors - Columbus CEO, (Baker & McKenzie), July 28, 2014
  11. EQT buys majority stake in Hong Kong's Dataflow - The Asset, (Baker & McKenzie), July 28, 2014



Magic Circle - Press Releases

  1. Clifford Chance advises The Carlyle Group on the sale of ADA Cosmetics to Ardian, Clifford Chance, July 28, 2014
Large Law Firm - Press Releases

  1. Olswang advises on sale of Eclipse Energy Group to McGraw Hill, Olswang, July 28, 2014
  2. CMS strengthens Corporate Group with partner appointment, CMS McKenna, July 28, 2014
  3. Copyright levy: the new criteria of the Italian Ministry Decree of June 20, 2014, Bird & Bird, July 28, 2014



Legal Vendors

  1. Thales Partners with Guidance Software to Deliver Critical Incident Response and Digital Investigations to the UK Market, Guidance Central: Press Releases, July 29, 2014
  2. Paris Smith has chosen Worldox as their Document Management Solution to simplify, control and manage documents throughout the business, Worldox: Press Releases, July 29, 2014
  3. Esquire Deposition Solutions Named Exclusive Platinum Reseller of the eDepoze Paperless Deposition Software System, Esquire Deposition Services: Press Releases, July 29, 2014
  4. Governance Issues facing General Counsel, Mitratech: Press Releases, July 28, 2014
  5. Nuance Announces the Winograd Schema Challenge to Advance Artificial Intelligence Innovation, Nuance: Press Releases, July 28, 2014


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