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Thursday, October 11, 2018
Vol. 18, No. 203
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The Lawyer News

  1. Clydes sets out HK growth plans with two new joiners, October 11, 2018
  2. Reed Smith’s highest-paid picks up £2.5m in latest accounts, October 11, 2018
  3. Freshfields claims victory over Squires in landmark cartel case, October 11, 2018
  4. Dublin’s Brexit boom: The opportunities are there for litigators, October 11, 2018
  5. The 60 second interview: Unrealistic claims from vendors “is leading to costly mistakes”, October 11, 2018
  6. Gowling WLG launches mental health strategy in Canada, October 11, 2018
  7. White & Case responds to Latham’s infra push with HSF hire, October 10, 2018
  8. Patisserie Valerie turns to Osborne Clarke in accounting turmoil, October 10, 2018
  9. A&O fills Fuse space with Bank of England tech team, October 10, 2018
  10. Litigation funder Vannin postpones IPO listing, October 10, 2018
  11. Greenberg partner rejoins KWM colleagues at DLA Piper, October 10, 2018
UK Law Society Gazette

  1. Hospitals have nothing to fear from SC judgment, says Darnley lawyer, October 11, 2018
  2. Judge condemns 'very confused' evidence as multi-million fraud claim dismissed, October 10, 2018
  3. Anonymity order over mystery 'unexplained wealth' target lifted, October 10, 2018
  4. City firm trains staff as mental health 'first aiders', October 10, 2018
  5. Supreme Court finds hospital negligent over misleading waiting time, October 10, 2018
  6. IBA Rome: ICC prosecutor dismisses ‘machiavellian’ US attacks, October 10, 2018
  7. Immigration appeals timetable 'riding roughshod' over rights, October 10, 2018



Magic Circle Firms

  1. Han Kun hires corp partner in Shanghai from Kirkland - Legal Business Online, (Clifford Chance), October 11, 2018
  2. Trump-Appointed Judge Sentences Man in Mueller Case to 6 Months in Prison, Newswire (Freshfields), October 11, 2018
  3. Ensco plc's $12 billion proposed combination with Rowan Companies plc - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Slaughter and May), October 10, 2018
  4. Ex-Big Law Associate Launches International Boutique in DC, American Lawyer (Freshfields), October 10, 2018
  5. Allen & Overy partner jumps ship to Van Bael & Bellis - The Global Legal Post, (Allen & Overy), October 10, 2018
Other Large UK Firms

  1. Clyde expands in Hong Kong with relocation, addition of HFW partner - Legal Business Online, (Clyde & Co), October 11, 2018
US Firms in London

  1. Morrison & Foerster Adds Capital Markets Partner in New York - Virtual-Strategy Magazine, (Morrison & Foerster), October 11, 2018
  2. Listen Up, Counselor! Here's How to Get What You Want From Clients, Newswire, October 11, 2018
  3. Firms Vie for Top M&A Billing as Dealmakers Zero In on US, Newswire, October 11, 2018
  4. How New Client Intake Can Make or Break Your Private Law Practice, Newswire, October 11, 2018
  5. Listen Up, Counselor! Here’s How to Get What You Want From Clients, American Lawyer, October 10, 2018
  6. Firms Vie for Top M&A Billing as Dealmakers Zero In on US, American Lawyer, October 10, 2018
  7. M&A wrap: DSW, ABG, Vince Camuto, Jessica Simpson, TransDigm, KKR, OTTP - Mergers & Acquisitions, (Skadden Arps; Latham & Watkins), October 10, 2018
  8. Sidley Austin adds partner from King & Spalding - Life Sciences Intellectual Property Review, (Sidley Austin), October 10, 2018
  9. Warner Music Group's acquisition of EMP Merchandising Handelsgesellschaft mbH - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Shearman & Sterling), October 10, 2018
  10. Clearlake's acquisition of ASP Unifrax - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Kirkland & Ellis), October 10, 2018



Magic Circle - Press Releases

  1. Allen & Overy welcomes the FCA and Bank of England to Fuse, Allen & Overy, October 11, 2018
  2. Freshfields advises on US$423.5m IPO of Ganfeng Lithium, Freshfields, October 11, 2018
  3. Allen & Overy advises MK Holding Group on Investment by Helios, Allen & Overy, October 10, 2018
  4. Clifford Chance advises Hyundai Asset Management on the acquisition of the former Lufthansa headquarter in Cologne, Clifford Chance, October 10, 2018
Large Law Firm - Press Releases

  1. Clyde & Co bolsters Hong Kong office with 2 senior partners, Clyde & Co, October 11, 2018
  2. Ashurst advises Navitas on A$2bn acquisition proposal, Ashurst, October 11, 2018
  3. Burges Salmon Glossary of Nuclear Terms, Burges Salmon, October 10, 2018
  4. Burges Salmon advises the shareholders of Passionate About People on acquisition by Staffline, Burges Salmon, October 10, 2018
  5. Pay Now, Arbitrate Later?, Watson Farley, October 10, 2018
  6. The Iranian sanctions have widespread impact on project industry, Watson Farley, October 10, 2018
  7. Ashurst advises GEG German Estate on the acquisition of 'Garden Tower' in the Frankfurt banking district, Ashurst, October 10, 2018
  8. Ashurst advises RFR Holding on the acquisition of the office complex 'Rosenthaler Höfe' in Berlin, Ashurst, October 10, 2018
  9. Brexit: Competition law implications, Bird & Bird, October 10, 2018



Legal Vendors

  1. Gaveling the Glass Ceiling: Pushing Internal Goals Outward to the Legal Industry, Legal Executive Institute: Blog, October 10, 2018
  2. Survey Shows Law Firms Targeting New Business, Though New Client Outreach Lags Behind, Legal Executive Institute: Blog, October 10, 2018
Local General Counsel Moves

  1. Lucidchart Bolsters Executive Team with New General Counsel and Senior Vice President of Finance - PR Newswire (press release), October 10, 2018
  2. Sarah Baker Joins Hilco Global As Vice President And Assistant General Counsel - PR Newswire (press release), October 10, 2018
  3. Hilco Global Names Baker VP, Assistant General Counsel - ABL Advisor, October 10, 2018
  4. INSYS Therapeutics Names New General Counsel - P&T Community, October 10, 2018


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