Archive for July, 2016

Molson Coors – Beer & Law

Molson Coors is the fifth largest brewer in the world, producing some of the globe’s most well-known brands, such as Carling, Coors Light and Cobra. With such a global corporation there are inevitably many legal and regulatory issues that are raised, and made even more challenging due to the fact that different jurisdictions are affected. To gain a direct insight into the legal challenges faced by such a large ...

30 Jun 10:08 PM 0 Read More...

India – M&A

It seems that the recent story of India is one of success. This vibrant country has emerged from the global economic downturn relatively healthily, with a rapidly growing economy and a bright future ahead. Investors both domestic and foreign are being attracted by India’s thriving M&A scene and bustling IPO activity, meaning that things really are on the up for the world’s largest democracy. Read the ...

30 Jun 10:06 PM 0 Read More...

Fragomen – Global Mobility

Global specialist law firms do not come much bigger than Fragomen. This world-known firm is the largest, single-focused immigration law firm, with over 1500 staff around the world. This month, Lawyer Monthly speaks exclusively to Alex Paterson, Managing Partner of Fragomen’s London office about the work of the firm, and the complex and fascinating issue of Global Mobility Management. Read the full article here...

30 Jun 10:04 PM 0 Read More...

Ernst & Young – Investigating Corruption

Forensic accountants are a critical part of many legal teams – from asset tracing and recovery cases to major corruption investigations. As with most sectors, this is another area which has changed dramatically over the years as advances in technology have altered the way things are done forever. This month, Lawyer Monthly benefits from an exclusive one to one with Maryam Kennedy, a Forensic Partner, who leads ...

30 Jun 5:33 PM 0 Read More...

NEW BSB EXAM TEAM

BAR REGULATOR SETS UP CENTRALISED EXAMINATIONS TEAM A newly formed team of legal practitioners and academics has been appointed by the Bar Standards Board (BSB), as examiners for the new centralised examinations initiative. The new centralised exams will form part of the assessment of students undertaking the vocational stage of barristers’ training, known as the Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC). The ini...

30 Jun 12:05 PM 0 Read More...