Archive for August, 2016
29 Sep 9:11 AM 0 Read More...

Why do lawyers opt for office management platforms more and more often?

GRANTS FOR INNOVATIONS - INVESTING IN YOUR FUTURE Why do lawyers opt for office management platforms more and more often? Running a law office does not only mean winning new clients and providing services but also administrative work which is often laborious and time-consuming. Sometimes, instead of focusing on things really important in their job, lawyers are condemned to many hours of documenting, checking e-m...

28 Sep 1:38 PM 0 Read More...

BPP University teams up with CIS London & Partners to offer innovative MBA (Legal Services) programme

BPP University is teaming up with CIS London & Partners to offer senior legal managers, based in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), the unique opportunity to study BPP University’s exclusive MBA (Legal Services). The MBA (Legal Services) programme will be delivered by BPP University, who exclusively trains over 45 leading UK and global law firms’ trainees and delivers a wide variety o...

15 Sep 2:33 PM 1 Read More...

Ashfords LLP appoints Stuart Fleet to London Corporate Team

Ashfords LLP adds strength to its Corporate offering with the hire of Stuart Fleet from US law firm Kaye Scholer. Stuart joins the 65 strong team headed up by Andrew Betteridge. Stuart has extensive expertise in UK and cross border transactions, equity financings and restructurings and specialises in public takeovers, IPO's, secondary issues, M&A, joint ventures and venture capital. He also advises directors o...

15 Sep 2:26 PM 0 Read More...

Southern Company to acquire AGL Resources for $12 billion

Jones Day is advising Southern Company (NYSE: SO) in its acquisition of AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) in a cash transaction with an enterprise value of approximately $12 billion, including total equity value of approximately $8 billion. The transaction is structured as a reverse triangular merger pursuant to which AGL will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Southern upon closing of the transaction. The transaction is...

15 Sep 2:21 PM 0 Read More...