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DLA Piper hires new partner from KWM

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 05:16

Projects pro bolsters the firm’s energy and resources practice in the Asia-Pacific region

Madgwicks acts as Australian company helps major European bank launch new digital platform

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 05:15

The firm advised from proof-of-concept through to settling the final agreement

Chemicals giant wins in protracted patents dispute with G+T’s help

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 05:13

The IP war has spanned more than a decade and numerous lawsuits

Start-up raises US$8.5m to expand in legaltech marke

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 05:09

The investment will fund the company’s expansion in Dublin, New York, and Sydney

UK's largest ever damages claim to proceed

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 03:14

Dentons Rodyk defends PNG case in Singapore High Court… Boost for DLA Piper in Brisbane with projects partner hire…

HSF partner becomes first female president of ACICA

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 02:43

The arbitration pro takes the helm at the country’s international dispute resolution institution

Nexus Law Group adds planning and environment expert

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 02:41

“Very few property lawyers have the same level of capability in planning and environment matters,” the firm says

Social bonds could become an asset class of their own, top lawyer says

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 02:38

Top firm acts on $70m affordable-housing financing facility

Linklaters won’t ask lawyers why they want flexible working arrangements

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 02:37

“The right to request formal flexible working should be open to all,” one of the firm’s leader says

ACICA appoints HSF partner as first female president

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 00:00

Legal professionals vote to unionise amid pay gap… Russell McVeagh strengthens Wellington litigation team

Piper Alderman picks up projects pro to lead Sydney real estate team

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 06:18

The newest appointment continues the firm’s senior-lawyer hiring spree across Australia

Clayton Utz helps clinch work for $500m health and wellbeing precinct

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 06:15

A facility modelled on the Mayo Clinic in the US will be the centrepiece of the project

Jingtian & Gongcheng to absorb Hong Kong ally

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 06:13

The deal comes less than a year after the two firms’ alliance was formed

Clothing line's vulgar-sounding name tests US Supreme Court on trademark rights

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 06:11

From 2003 to 2015, the US rejected almost 2,000 word-trademarks applications as "immoral" or "scandalous"

Baker McKenzie mourns the loss of global chair Paul Rawlinson

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 03:25

Dentons appoints first female US managing partner… Getting your law firm seen online with SEO…

Six Australian lawyers among HSF’s latest global partner-promotion round

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 16:30

The Asia-Pacific region is heavily represented in the 22-strong group

MinterEllison gets rival’s patent heads

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 02:45

The firm explains why the Sydney-based senior lawyers are significant additions to the IP practice

Senior associate moves firms

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 02:44

The experienced lawyer is an expert in transport law and government administrative law

Australian tech company raises $64m with DLA Piper’s guidance

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 02:40

The computer-vision company continues to grow in emerging markets, the top firm says

KWM helps secure one of Hong Kong’s first virtual-bank licenses

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 02:36

“This is a breakthrough for Hong Kong’s progression into smart banking,” a lead partner says

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