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Fruytier Lawyers in Business advised on two transactions

21 July 2023
Fruytier Lawyers in Business has advised seller in the sale of Business Mobile to hallo,. Business Mobile, founded in 2003, is a renowned provider of KPN1-services and has a strong focus on creating telecom solutions that integrates business communications. Hallo, is the ICT-partner for all entrepreneurs and SME-companies. Fruytier Lawyers in Business has also advised […] Read More

AYR – Client Update: Q&A – Reporting security breaches involving personal data in Israel

17 July 2023
Q&A – Reporting security breaches involving personal data in Israel The Israeli Privacy Protection law includes a data breach notification. Israeli member AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co. prepared a Q&A memo about matters in which clients are required to notify; when, how and to whom. Q: Which law requires notification of personal data […] Read More

Lawyers Associated Worldwide Announces Election of Regional Representatives for 2023/2024

07 July 2023
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lawyers Associated Worldwide Lorri Salyards, Chief Executive Officer Phone:  +1 720 795 9039 lsalyards@lawyersworldwide.com Lawyers Associated Worldwide Announces Election of Regional Representatives for 2023/2024 Regional Representatives selected to represent the interests of nearly 4,500 business lawyers to serve on the non-profit association’s Executive Committee FORT COLLINS, COLORADO, USA – Lawyers Associated Worldwide […] Read More

Bank of England considers foreign subsidiaries plan by Howard Kennedy LLP

06 July 2023
The Bank of England is considering contentious plans to force more international banks to set up subsidiaries in the UK. According to the Financial Times, the BoE is considering this move as part of its review of the dramatic collapse of Silicon Valley Bank. Subsidiaries – such as the one SVB had in London – […] Read More

The UK Register of Overseas Entities – An Update from Howard Kennedy LLP

26 June 2023
In 2022, the UK property industry adapted to the practical implementation of the Register of Overseas Entities at Companies House, which was brought in by the Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022 (ECTEA 2022). The short transitional period of six months that applied to most existing overseas registered proprietors has expired, so the obligations […] Read More

Tay & Partners of Kuala Lumpur have succeeded in the High Court for a landmark criminal appeal

21 June 2023
Leonard Yeoh, Partner, and Pua Jun Wen, Associate of Tay & Partners of Kuala Lumpur have succeeded in the High Court for a landmark criminal appeal related to Section 5 and 94(g) of the Employees’ Social Security Act 1969. In essence, this case concerns the alleged failure by a multinational corporation to register and pay […] Read More

AYR – Client Update Israel Tax Authority Provides Guidelines Regarding Tax Aspects of SAFE Investment

19 June 2023
On 16 May 2023, the Israeli Tax Authority (ITA) issued significant new guidelines regarding the tax implications associated with investing in a company through a Simple Agreement for Future Equity (SAFE). These guidelines were released in response to a request from the Israel Advanced Technology Industries (IATI) to address uncertainties related to the classification and […] Read More

Seitz opens a new office in Düsseldorf with a corporate law team from Glade Michel Wirtz

19 June 2023
Press release Cologne, June, 2023 Seitz opens a new office in Düsseldorf with a corporate law team from Glade Michel Wirtz Strengthening of corporate law/restructuring follows the addition of large employment law teams in Munich and Frankfurt Dr. Jochen Markgraf, a renowned corporate law partner, joins Seitz from Glade Michel Wirtz together with a team […] Read More

Howard Kennedy LLP announces the recent arrival of a leading international construction team

15 June 2023
Howard Kennedy LLP announces the recent arrival of a leading international construction team. One of its key members, Taner Dedezade, is an international construction barrister, dispute resolver, published author and world-renowned speaker. He was FIDIC trainer of the Year 2020 and has delivered numerous lectures and two-day workshops around the world. He delivers FIDIC lectures […] Read More

Felhaber’s Labor & Employment and Real Estate Groups are Recognized by Chambers

13 June 2023
Felhaber’s Labor & Employment practice has once again been recognized as a Band 1 practice group by Chambers, which is the highest rating attainable.  The Real Estate practice has been recognized as a Band 3 practice group by Chambers and Partners in its Chambers USA 2023 guide, which is a prestigious guide that annually ranks the […] Read More

Ravich Meyer Law Firm Joins Felhaber Larson

13 June 2023
Ravich Meyer Law Firm Joins Felhaber Larson Addition will Expand Business and Real Estate Practices Following the retirement of longtime partners of the Ravich Meyer Law Firm Paul Ravich and Joe Nauman, the remaining attorneys of the firm joined Felhaber Larson. Both firms cited a similarity in firm culture, commitment to legal excellence and a […] Read More

2023 Dye & Durham Irish Law Awards Winners Announced

13 June 2023
Gore & Grimes Solicitors LLP won the prestigious National Law Firm of the Year Award 2023 and the Regional Award for Dublin Law Firm of the Year at the Dye & Durham Irish Law Awards 2023. Click here to learn more about our newest member firm located in Dublin, Ireland Gore & Grimes Solicitors LLP. Read More

Lugenbuhl’s Bankruptcy Practice Recognized as a Leading Firm in Chambers and Partners USA 2023 Guide with Six Recognized Attorneys in Three Different Sections

09 June 2023
Lugenbuhl, Wheaton, Peck, Rankin & Hubbard’s Bankruptcy Practice has been ranked in Chambers USA Guide for a sixth consecutive year. Stewart F. Peck, Benjamin W. Kadden, Alicia M. Bendana, Christopher T. Caplinger, Coleman L. Torrans and Rose McCabe LeBreton have been named ‘Leaders in their Field’ in the Chambers USA 2023 Guide. The following rankings have been earned: Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Louisiana; Band 1 […] Read More

Chambers USA 2023 Recognizes GableGotwals in Core Practice Areas and Industries

08 June 2023
GableGotwals has been ranked among the best law firms in Oklahoma by Chambers and Partners in the Chambers USA Legal Guide 2023. This year, Chambers USA recognized 19 attorneys in nine practice areas. GableGotwals practice areas recognized by Chambers USA: Oklahoma, 2023: Band 1: Corporate/Commercial Band 1: Energy & Natural Resources Band 1: Environmental Band […] Read More

Aviation Dispute by Tay & Partners

02 June 2023
Tay & Partners’ aviation dispute team led by partner Soo Chuan Cheah has successfully arrested and grounded a Boeing 777 aircraft operated by Pakistan International Airlines at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport on 29 May 2023. This aircraft arrest was executed by Tay & Partners upon instruction of the firm’s client, an aviation leasing company […] Read More

The Register of Overseas Entities by Ledingham Chalmers LLP

01 June 2023
The Register of Overseas Entities — an explainer Foreign organisations looking to buy or sell land or property in the UK now need to be listed on the new Register of Overseas Entities (ROE). The ROE aims to improve transparency around property ownership, not least making it easier to prevent financial crimes such as money […] Read More

YOU CAN RUN BUT YOU CANNOT HIDE by Eakin McCaffery Cox Lawyers

27 April 2023
Westpac Banking Corporation: Application of Zheng [2023] NSWSC 147 The Supreme Court of NSW has ordered payment to be made in favour of a creditor, despite failure to locate the debtor. Accordingly, debts held in Australia cannot be avoided by leaving the jurisdiction or making yourself difficult to locate. On 27 February 2023, Robb J […] Read More

Breaches of freezing order and payment of substantial dividends relevant to whether stay of enforcement ordered by Eakin McCaffery Cox Lawyers

27 April 2023
In January this year we reported on the decision of Stevenson J in Fitz Jersey Pty Limited v. AtlasConstruction Group Pty Limited (in liquidation) & Ors[2021] NSWSC 1692 in which the Court held that: an amount received by Atlas pursuant to an adjudication determination under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999(NSW) […] Read More

The Legal 500 2023 – GHR Rechtsanwälte AG again featured in The Legal 500’s Swiss rankings

21 April 2023
GHR Rechtsanwälte has again been recognized as a leading Swiss law firm for Capital markets in The Legal 500 EMEA 2023 rankings. Partners Marc Grüninger and Markus Brülhart are recommended in their areas of expertise. ‘Boutique firm GHR Rechtsanwälte advises fund managers, financial institutions and securities dealers on a range of issues, including regulatory, contractual […] Read More

Christopher Caplinger Earns Business Bankruptcy Law Specialization Certification by Lugenbuhl, Wheaton, Peck, Rankin & Hubbard

14 April 2023
NEW ORLEANS – Lugenbuhl, Wheaton, Peck, Rankin & Hubbard, a leading law firm in Louisiana, is proud to announce that Christopher T. Caplinger, a shareholder in the firm’s New Orleans office, has been certified as a specialist in business bankruptcy law by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization. The certification of Caplinger is a testament to […] Read More

Gallagher & Kennedy Welcomes Kyle Geiger to its Litigation Department

13 April 2023
KYLE T. GEIGER JOINS GALLAGHER & KENNEDY’S LITIGATION TEAM PHOENIX, Ariz. and Santa Fe, NM (April 12, 2023) – Gallagher & Kennedy is pleased to welcome Kyle T.Geiger to its litigation department. Joining G&K as an of counsel attorney, Kyle Geiger brings 14 years of civil and commercial litigation experience representing individual and corporate clients […] Read More

Employment Law Updates by King Stubb & Kasiva, Advocates & Attorneys

12 April 2023
Labour and Employment Bytes WORKERS TO FURNISH THEIR PERMANENT ADDRESS, NOT UNION’S, SAYS THE HON’BLE SUPREME COURT CBSE TO PROVIDE SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS TO EMPLOYEES OF CBSE-AFFILIATED SCHOOLS JUVENILE RECORDS NOT RELEVANT FOR SELECTION OF A CANDIDATE ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT ALLOWS INDIAN EXPRESS AND ITS WORKMEN TO SETTLE THE DISPUTE PERTAINING TO DEDUCTION OF WAGES […] Read More

NOTABLE CASES HANDLED BY HERMAN, HENRY & DOMINIC LLP IN 2022 AND Q1 2023

11 April 2023
Notable cases in 2022 and Q1 2023 March 23, 2023   On behalf of Herman, Henry & Dominic, we are grateful for the opportunities to serve our diverse clientele and contribute to their success. We are pleased to present a summary of some significant deals we have been involved in 2022 and Q1 2023, showcasing […] Read More

GHR Energy Law Quarterly – March/April 2023

06 April 2023
The association for own consumption – or how the return to basic power supply succeeds A few months ago, the Swiss Federal Electricity Commission (ElCom) had to deal with the question of whether the formation of an association for own consumption (Zusammenschluss zum Eigenverbrauch or ZEV) would allow a return to the basic supply for […] Read More

Where should you sue? Busting myths about jurisdictional clauses in commercial contracts by King Stubb & Kasiva, Advocates & Attorneys

05 April 2023
Where should you sue? Busting myths about jurisdictional clauses in commercial contracts A recent judgement of the Hon’ble High Court of Delhi passed on 3rd March 2023 [Manmohan Kapani v. Kapani Resorts Pvt. Ltd. and Ors.] denotes the continuing conundrum about the ambiguities associated with determining the court wherein an application under the Arbitration and […] Read More

Exploring the Prospects of AI and Data Analysis in Revolutionizing the Indian Judicial System by King Stubb & Kasiva, Advocates & Attorneys

03 April 2023
Technology is evolving at a great pace and considering the rate of such evolution, there is a rapidly growing consensus that Artificial Intelligence (AI) can revolutionise human existence across spheres in an unprecedented manner. AI is modifying several sectors of our life, but can it be made a unique and innovative tool for navigating the […] Read More

Kim Poh Ng joins Tay & Partners

27 March 2023
KUALA LUMPUR (March 27, 2023) – Tay & Partners is pleased to announce that Kim Poh Ng will be joining them as one of their Intellectual Property (IP) partners effective immediately. Prior to joining Tay & Partners, Ng practised at a prominent law firm with international affiliations as a Partner in its Intellectual Property, Sports […] Read More

Client Guide – The Register of Overseas Entities by Howard Kennedy LLP

20 March 2023
Howard Kennedy LLP has produced a Client Guide giving an overview of the Register of Overseas Entities at Companies House. The Register of Overseas Entities was established under the UK Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022, which received Royal Assent on 15 March 2022 after being fast-tracked through the UK Parliament. This Client Guide […] Read More

GESSEL | POLAND | M&A Yearbook 2022

08 March 2023
In 2022 GESSEL had advised on 30 transactions worth more than PLN 3 billion. Their lawyers worked with great dedication to provide strategic advice and support during each transaction, from due diligence to the post-merger integration process. GESSEL has taken the most interesting transactions in the publication ‘M&A Yearbook 2022’. Click here to view the […] Read More

Top Philippine energy lawyers join DivinaLaw

08 March 2023
DivinaLaw recently welcomed top Philippine energy lawyers Atty. Jose M. Layug, Jr. and Atty. Richie Avigale R. Pilares as senior partners of the Firm. Atty. Layug served as Undersecretary of the Department of Energy from 2010 to 2012 where he headed the Renewable Energy Management Bureau, Energy Resources Development Bureau, Energy Utilization Management Bureau, Oil […] Read More

Lacaz Martins, Pereira Neto, Gurevich & Schoueri Advogados is recognized by Chambers Global 2023

23 February 2023
The firm was recognized by the international guide Chambers Global 2023 for its outstanding performance in the areas Tax Litigation (Highly Recommended – Band 1) and Tax Non-contentious (The Elite – Band 3) practices. Partners Ricardo Lacaz Martins, Luís Eduardo Schoueri and Daniel Vitor Bellan were also recognized for their work in the tax practice. […] Read More

AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co. was recognized by the prestigious ‘Chambers and Partners’ ranking guide as a leading law firm

21 February 2023
The prestigious ‘Chambers and Partners’ ranking guide ranked AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co. in their practices. Click here to view the ranking list. Click here to learn more about our Tel Avi, Israel member firm AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co. Read More

Timothy S. Wachter, is an appointed Commissioner and Executive Committee Member of America 250PA by Knox McLaughlin Gornall & Sennett, P.C.

07 February 2023
Timothy S. Wachter, Shareholder, is an appointed Commissioner and Executive Committee Member of America 250PA. America250PA, or the Pennsylvania Commission for the United States Semiquincentennial, “was established by the legislature and Governor in 2018 to plan, encourage, develop and coordinate the commemoration of the 250th anniversary of the founding of the United States, Pennsylvania’s integral […] Read More

G&K PRESS RELEASE: Gallagher & Kennedy Welcomes Back Land Use Attorney Rodney Q. Jarvis

01 February 2023
RODNEY Q. JARVIS JOINS GALLAGHER & KENNEDY’S REAL ESTATE TEAM January 31, 2023 For Immediate Release PHOENIX, Ariz. and Santa Fe, NM (January 31, 2023) – Gallagher & Kennedy is pleased to welcome back land use attorney Rodney Q. Jarvis to its real estate department. Rod has dedicated his 37-year legal practice to representing residential, commercial, and industrial developers throughout […] Read More

15 TOP CONCERNS FOR EMPLOYERS IN 2023 by Ceca Magán Abogados SLP

01 February 2023
INCREASE OF SOCIAL SECURITY COSTS a) The Maximum Pensionable Salary is Increased The maximum social security contribution base (which is the amount of the salary on which the Social Security contribution rates for employers are applied) gets to € 4,495.50 (x 12 months), which is equivalent to an increase of 7.92% with respect to that […] Read More

Winners Continues Its Top Ranking on Chambers and a New Partner Ranked

01 February 2023
Chambers Ranking 2023: Winners Maintained Band 1 and Mr. Fan Made his Debut Chambers & Partners, the leading international legal rating agency released the latest ranking of Greater China Region on January 13, 2023. Winners Law Firm maintains Band 1 in “Corporate/Commercial: Tianjin (PRC Firm)” as well as Band 1 in “Environment PRC Firm)”. Mr. Haibo […] Read More

Marc Grüninger among WWL Who’s Who Legal’s Global Elite 2023 Thought Leaders

25 January 2023
GHR Rechtsanwälte partner Marc Grüninger was selected as one of the world’s highest-ranked lawyers in the 2023 edition of WWL Who’s Who Legal Thought Leaders Global Elite. For the fifth consecutive year, he has been recognized as a leading practitioner in the energy sector (Energy – Power/Electricity and Oil & Gas, Switzerland). Published annually, the […] Read More

Client Update by AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co.

17 January 2023
Click here to learn more about our Tel Aviv, Israel member firm AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co. Read More

Gallagher & Kennedy Announces its Newest Shareholder, Dominick San Angelo

10 January 2023
PHOENIX, Ariz. (January 10, 2023) – Gallagher & Kennedy is pleased to announce that Dominick San Angelo has been elected the firm’s newest shareholder, effective January 1, 2023. Dom joined G&K’s business law and transaction group in 2016 after graduating from law school. A corporate transactional attorney, he represents business owners, investors, and franchisees/franchisors in […] Read More

CURTIS J. ONISHENKO, KC APPOINTMENT

22 December 2022
CURTIS J. ONISHENKO, PARTNER OF SASKATOON LAW MEMBER, MCKERCHER LLP HONOURED WITH KING’S COUNSEL APPOINTMENT December 19, 2022 Saskatoon lawyer and partner, Curtis J. Onishenko, joins the honoured list of King’s Counsel appointments.  Justice Minister and Attorney General Bronwyn Eyre announced December 19, 2022 several appointments, Curtis being one of them.  This is also the first […] Read More

Jennifer Young, Managing Partner at Ledingham Chalmers, will become Chair in the new year

20 December 2022
CBI SCOTLAND UNVEILS NEW ALL-WOMAN SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM CBI Scotland is to have an all-woman senior leadership team for the first time. Vice Chair Jennifer Young, Managing Partner at Scottish full-service legal firm Ledingham Chalmers, will become Chair in the new year. She will take over the role from Keith Anderson, the Chief Executive of […] Read More

Lawyers Associated Worldwide Elects Chair and Vice Chair

05 December 2022
Fort Collins, Colorado, USA – Lawyers Associated Worldwide (LAW) is pleased to announce its membership has elected Australian lawyer Leon Loganathan to serve as Chairman of the international legal network. Members have also chosen Canadian lawyer Celso Boscariol to lead as Vice Chairman. Both were selected to two-year terms at the 2022 Annual General Meeting […] Read More

GHR advised CEMEX on its new €500 million unsecured sustainability-linked Term Loan

29 November 2022
GHR Rechtsanwälte acted for CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: CX) in connection with its new €500 million 3-year unsecured sustainability-linked Term Loan. The transaction successfully closed in October 2022. The new Term Loan, which is denominated exclusively in Euros, has nearly identical terms and conditions to those in the U.S.$ 3.25 billion Credit Agreement dated […] Read More

The Honourable Richard B.T. Goepel, K.C. Joins Watson Goepel

22 September 2022
PRESS RELEASE VANCOUVER, BC , Sept. 22, 2022 /CNW/ – Watson Goepel LLP (“Watson Goepel” or the “Firm”), is pleased to announce that the Hon. Richard B.T. Goepel, K.C. has joined the Firm as Senior Counsel effective September 7, 2022. Mr. Goepel returns to Watson Goepel following his retirement from the BC Court of Appeal. He brings a wealth of […] Read More

Ulmer Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2023 Report

22 August 2022
Sixty-Seven Attorneys Honored, 24 Named Ones to Watch, Three Named “Lawyer of the Year” August 18, 2022 – Ulmer & Berne LLP is pleased to share that 67 Ulmer attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. In addition, 24 Ulmer attorneys were recognized as Best Lawyers: Ones to […] Read More

Winners Law Firm ranking by IFLR1000 China Awards

19 August 2022
IFLR1000 is delighted to announce the winners for the third annual IFLR1000 China Awards. The awards celebrate the most innovative deals and the best-performing law firms and lawyers across China in 2021 and highlight where firms and lawyers performed exceptionally both provincially and nationally. The awards shortlists are the culmination of six months’ research, analysing […] Read More

Press Release – 118 SKO Attorneys Named to “2023 U.S. News Best Lawyers® in America”

18 August 2022
PRESS RELEASE 118 SKO Attorneys Named to “2023 U.S. News Best Lawyers® in America” LOUISVILLE, KY. – Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC (SKO) is pleased to announce that 118 of its attorneys have been named to the 2023 U.S. News Best Lawyers® in America. In total, 100 SKO attorneys were named to “Best Lawyers” and 18 were […] Read More

BUSTAMANTE FABARA has been recognized by Chambers Global 2022

08 July 2022
BUSTAMANTE FABARA was awarded in three categories: Corporate/Commercial – Band 1 Intellectual Property – Band 2 Banking and Finance – Band 3             María Rosa Fabara V Corporate/Commercial Intellectual Property             Juan Carlos Bustamante Corporate/Commercial             José Rafael Bustamante E. […] Read More

Marc Grüninger recommended by Best Lawyers Switzerland 2023 for M&A

05 July 2022
GHR Rechtsanwälte partner Marc Grüninger has again been recognized by his peers among Switzerland’s best lawyers for Mergers and Acquisition Law and has been selected for inclusion in the 13th Edition of The Best Lawyers in Switzerland. Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review and the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about […] Read More

Blenheim advises Bob Eco Limited in $100 million in private coin offering

22 June 2022
Blenheim is proud to have advised its client Bob Eco Limited (Bob Eco | Bobcoin) and assisted with its conclusion of a US$100 million private coin offering to the $3.4 billion New York-based private alternative investment group The Global Emerging Markets Group (GEM), who was advised by Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP. Bob Eco will use […] Read More