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Dyson at Large: Great inside, shame about the front

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http://www.holdthefrontpage.co.uk — Our blogger runs the rule over newly-launched city titleThe post Dyson at Large: Great inside, shame about the front appeared first on HoldTheFrontPage. Read More
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Anti-Brexit group wins right to disclose government’s legal defence

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http://www.lawgazette.co.uk — ‘Difficult to see a justification’ for secrecy in light of principle of open justice, says judge.  Read More
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Maravela talks employment on air

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https://www.thelawyer.com — Maravela Asociații’s Senior Associate Daniel Vinerean talked about the companies’ employment internal regulation in a Radio France International show touching on legal and financial issues recently.The importance of internal regulation as well as companies’ errors in the making thereof and the correct procedure are all briefly discussed in the Expert RFI episode of Septembe Read More
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Kazakhstan PPP seminars

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https://www.thelawyer.com — On 20 and 22 September 2016, Public-Private Partnership seminars were organised by GRATA International in Astana and Almaty in co-operation with the Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer law firm.The main topic of the event was: ‘Legal and Practical Aspects of Public-Private Partnership (PPP): reviewing CIS project experience for Kazakhstan. ‘The seminar programme included:What is PPP: What Read More
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Daily journalist pays tribute to nuclear testing campaigner

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http://www.holdthefrontpage.co.uk — "Great contact" fought for issues affecting war veterans involved in testsThe post Daily journalist pays tribute to nuclear testing campaigner appeared first on HoldTheFrontPage. Read More
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Football legends toast sports writer’s 50 years in regional press

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http://www.holdthefrontpage.co.uk — Journalist honoured at event marking five decades in industryThe post Football legends toast sports writer’s 50 years in regional press appeared first on HoldTheFrontPage. Read More
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Plan for ‘role-plays and grammar tests’ in single legal exam

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http://www.lawgazette.co.uk — SQE would be taken in two stages by apprentices, SRA chief says. Read More
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Labour promises manifesto pledge on legal aid

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http://www.lawgazette.co.uk — 'Queues are snaking out of MPs' surgeries of people who don't need to see their MP, they need to see a lawyer.' Read More
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China Elite: The firm that tripled its revenue in two years

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https://www.thelawyer.com — Beijing-headquartered Han Kun has emerged as the fastest growing firm in this year’s China Elite report after it tripled its annual turnover between 2013 and 2015.Han Kun also more than doubled its revenue per lawyer (RPL) over the same period.The Lawyer’s third annual China Elite report has collated three years of data to illustrate how fast leading Chinese firms have Read More
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Ashurst lures back banking partner Ward before Paul Hastings move

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https://www.thelawyer.com — Ashurst has lured back banking partner Nigel Ward, who announced he would join Paul Hastings earlier this month.Ward was the fourth member of his practice to exit for the US firm. Partners Michael Smith, Diala Minott and Cameron Saylor left as a group just weeks before to join Paul Hastings’ finance team headed by ex-Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer heavyweight David Ereira.But Ashurst reveal Read More
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Global M&A deal value drops 50% but Wachtell tops rankings

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https://www.thelawyer.com — The value of UK M&A deals dropped by 45 per cent in the first nine months of 2016, new research has found.Despite the decline, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Herbert Smith Freehills and Davis Polk & Wardwell came out on top in terms of deals done.According to data from Thomson Reuters, the combined value of UK M&A deals between the start of 2016 and now stood at $195.5 Read More
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