Archive for August, 2016

Baker & McKenzie Engaged to Advise on the Sale of Ultimo

Baker & McKenzie provided legal advice to the Cypriot company JTV on the sale of their minority shareholding in the Ultimo Group, a market leader in the field of debt recovery in Poland. JTV is associated with Janusz Tchórzewski, founder of Ultimo, and since 2006 its minority partner. At the same time, the majority partner – a fund from one of the largest private equity groups in the world, managed by Adven...

30 Jul 10:03 AM 0 Read More...

Life Sciences Lawyer Shane Albright Joins DLA Piper’s Corporate And Finance Practice In Silicon Valley

DLA Piper has announced that Shane Albright has joined the firm’s Corporate and Finance practice as a partner in the Silicon Valley office. Albright represents life sciences companies in a range of corporate and financial matters, including corporate partnering transactions, strategic alliances, technology licenses, and commercial contracts. In addition, he represents companies and investors in connection with v...

30 Jul 9:52 AM 0 Read More...

BP Legal panel decision

Following the recent decision by BP on its 2014 core panel for UK-instructed legal work, the following firms have now been selected to provide specialist services: Baker & McKenzie, Fieldfisher, Hill Dickinson, Holman Fenwick Willan, Reed Smith, Stevens & Bolton, Sullivan & Cromwell, Three Crowns and Watson Farley & Williams. Commercial terms were not disclosed, but the agreements cover the same th...

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Mayer Brown establishes consulting unit in Asia to advise on international trade matters

Mayer Brown, a leading global law firm, announced the establishment of Mayer Brown Consulting (Singapore) Pte Ltd (Mayer Brown Consulting) to advise clients on a wide range of Asia-focused international trade matters including WTO issues, international trade policies, customs, export controls and anti-dumping investigations. The new consulting unit will be staffed by five highly experienced customs and internation...

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