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Monday, August 14, 2017
Vol. 17, No. 160
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The Lawyer News

  1. The 60 second interview: There will be no “Big 4” law firms by 2025, August 14, 2017
  2. Simpson Thacher and Uría act as Blackstone agrees €30bn property deal, August 14, 2017
  3. Freshfields autumn trainee retention slumps, August 11, 2017
Legal Week

  1. Slaughters, Travers and Hogan Lovells advise as Tata Steel restructures UK pension scheme, August 11, 2017
  2. Freshfields posts reduced September trainee retention rate as just two in three stay on, August 11, 2017
  3. Ashurst signs deal with England cricket star Alastair Cook to feature firm's logo on his bat, August 11, 2017
  4. Addleshaws exits to EY continue as Manchester real estate partner moves over, August 11, 2017
UK Law Society Gazette

  1. Brexit: Government plays down report Britons will be barred from suing ministers, August 11, 2017



Magic Circle Firms

  1. $250m wind farm reaches financial close with HSF, G+T aid - Australasian Lawyer, (Herbert Smith), August 14, 2017
  2. Freshfields posts uncharacteristically low trainee retention rate - Legal Cheek (blog), (Allen & Overy), August 12, 2017
  3. Tech pro joins Orrick - CDR News Magazine, (Clifford Chance), August 11, 2017
  4. HSF fields international team for US$1.86bn telco deal - Australasian Lawyer, (Herbert Smith), August 11, 2017
Other Large UK Firms

  1. Kier buys into Birmingham with £36m office deal - Birmingham Post, (Pinsent Masons), August 11, 2017
US Firms in London

  1. Orrick hires IP trial partner - IPPro The Internet, (K & L Gates), August 12, 2017
  2. Tech pro joins Orrick - CDR News Magazine, (K & L Gates; Orrick), August 12, 2017



Magic Circle - Press Releases

  1. Allen & Overy advises KeyBank and KKR Capital Markets on $770 million financing for acquisition by Zep, Inc., Allen & Overy, August 11, 2017
  2. Linklaters advises Anglian Water on debut issuance of Green Bonds, the first by a UK utility, Linklaters, August 11, 2017
  3. Clifford Chance's Moscow office has advised Pfizer on its award winning long term strategic collaboration with Russian pharmaceutical company NovaMedica, Clifford Chance, August 11, 2017
  4. Freshfields advises Japan Tobacco International on US$1bn acquisition of PT. Karyadibya Mahardhika and PT. Surya Mustika Nusantara, Freshfields, August 11, 2017
Large Law Firm - Press Releases

  1. Ashurst advises Morrisons on long-term supply chain partnership with McColl's, Ashurst, August 14, 2017
  2. KWM launches Indigenous mentoring program with Walanga Muru – Macquarie University, King & Wood Mallesons (SJ Berwin), August 14, 2017
  3. David Choi joins DLA Piper (Canada) LLP's Corporate Group in Edmonton, DLA Piper, August 13, 2017
  4. Big Data: Italian Authorities launch joint investigation on Competition and Privacy issues, Eversheds Sutherland (International), August 11, 2017
  5. What challenges does infrastructure face as an asset class?, Burges Salmon, August 11, 2017
  6. WFW advises Principia on investment in Clinical Trial Center, Watson Farley, August 11, 2017
  7. British Steel Pension Scheme separation from Tata Steel, Travers Smith, August 11, 2017
  8. CAD and MAS issue Consumer Advisory on Investment Schemes Involving Digital Tokens (Including Virtual Currencies), Bird & Bird, August 11, 2017
  9. Bird & Bird's London Corporate team advises Darktrace on its $75 million fundraise, Bird & Bird, August 11, 2017
  10. Update: Government consultation on implementation of the NIS Directive, Bird & Bird, August 11, 2017
  11. Another Painful Loss for Warner-Lambert in Singapore, Bird & Bird, August 11, 2017
  12. Recent Developments in Singapore's Patents Scene, Bird & Bird, August 11, 2017



Legal Vendors

  1. Litéra Transforms Document Automation Cloud Capabilities, Litera, August 14, 2017
  2. Nuix Web Review & Analytics Fact Sheet, Nuix, August 14, 2017
  3. Litéra Launches Two-In-One App for Android Mobile Devices, Litera, August 13, 2017
  4. nQueue’s InfoRoute Ready for SCOTUS, nQueue Billback: Current News, August 11, 2017
  5. Rick Hellers, nQueue President & CEO weighs in on ILTA with an open letter to its CEO and Board of Directors, nQueue Billback: Current News, August 11, 2017
  6. Shook Lin & Bok LLP Latest APAC Firm to Select 3E from Thomson Reuters Elite, Thomson Elite: Press Releases, August 11, 2017
Local General Counsel Moves

  1. Caterpillar Names General Counsel, Corporate Secretary -, August 13, 2017
  2. 'Tougaloo Nine' played historic role in desegregation - Jackson Clarion Ledger, August 12, 2017
  3. Caterpillar Names General Counsel, Corporate Secretary - PR Newswire (press release), August 11, 2017
  4. BRIEF-Caterpillar names Suzette Long as general counsel and corporate secretary - Reuters, August 11, 2017


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