Lawyer Monthly March 2019 Edition
Edited by Jaya Harrar
From the Editor...
We cannot go anywhere without hearing the words ‘blockchain’ and ‘bitcoin’. Perhaps it is the 2019 version of GDPR, so therefore I decided to explore the legal issues which may present itself with this innovative technology development that businesses and law firms are rapidly embracing. In the US section of the magazine, you can also read about patent disputes in the blockchain era.
With rising university fees and higher competition to succeed in the land of law, we get in touch with Michael Shapiro, who reveals how he went from an office junior to equity partner, without pursuing higher education; Michael shows us how persistence and quality results pays off for him and his clients.
Our cover story this month touches on commercial trends which are impacting the business world. In this insightful interview, we speak to Angelo L Rosa who speaks about contributing factors, such as, environmental regulations and the gig economy, which are impacting his clients in the commercial sphere.
As always, we feature the latest moves and legal news, as well as the globe’s top M&A deals.
I hope you enjoy this edition, and I will see you next month!Jaya Harrar - Lawyer Monthly Editor