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CBS axes senior legal counsel over Las Vegas massacre comments

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 06:00

Lawyer’s comments are “deeply unacceptable,” says broadcaster

Sydney event is “once in a career” opportunity says Minter Ellison’s Bartlett

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 04:00

Global M&A stuttered in Q3, top legal advisers named… Promotion for Beijing asset management lawyer…

5 firms score as CommBank offloads life insurance units in Australia and New Zealand

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 07:21

Top law firms act as a pan-Asian life insurance giant becomes the largest life insurer in Australia and New Zealand

Property specialist jumps to Maddocks

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 07:19

The transfer comes less than a year after the lawyer’s move to his previous firm

Partner moves to Barry.Nilsson.

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 07:18

The new principal has more than 15 years’ experience as an insurance specialist

Expect more unitrache financing, says Hogan Lovells

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 07:15

The prediction comes as the firm helps a UK investment giant on its first Australian unitranche offer

K&L Gates launches new practice

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 06:54

The firm claims to be the first fully integrated firm that meets clients’ intellectual property needs in the US, Australia, and Europe

GCs say managing uncertainty is a key part of their role

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 05:52

International firm hires senior Tokyo lawyer… UK law marketing drive in Singapore…

Long-time partner moves to White & Case in Sydney

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:24

The arbitration expert was with his previous firm for more than 22 years, 18 of them as a partner

KWM scores IP expert

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:21

The intellectual property, technology, and life sciences expert returns to the firm after 16 years

Insurance litigation expert joins Lander & Rogers

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:13

The senior lawyer is a significant recruit, the firm says

Gadens Brisbane lands property and construction special counsel

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:10

The specialist’s practice includes front-end, back-end, and regulatory matters

2017’s first 3 quarters set record for US law firm merger volume

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:07

This year’s total could easily beat the record set in 2015

Australian firms not prepared for reputational risk says law firm

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 06:08

Ashurst team advises on AIA insurance deal… Simmons to prepare for Brexit with Dublin office…

AU, NZ firms join forces in major trans-Tasman acquisition

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 06:19

Two top firms in Australia and another in New Zealand confirm their involvement in the $1.6bn acquisition

Firms step up as French investment group makes first major buy in Australia

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 06:17

Three firms advise in the $155m cash acquisition

$155.5m acquisition succeeds with Ashurst’s advice

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 06:17

The deal involves two equity capital markets transactions for funding

Brit firm raids Slater and Gordon to launch new practice

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 06:16

A total of 33 lawyers, 11 of whom are partners, have moved