PinHawk - News for Professionals

Two week free trialTell a friend 
UK Law Firm News
Monday, July 16, 2018
Vol. 18, No. 140
powered by 
The Lawyer
Legal Week
Times Online
Legal Week Blog
Law Soc Gazette
Magic Circle
Large Firms
US Firms
Magic Circle PR
Large Firm PR
Legal Vendors
GC Moves

To see archives click on a section title on the right.

  PinHawk LLC


The Lawyer News

  1. Fintech start-up builds legal team with first GC, July 16, 2018
  2. Law Society to quiz tech pros on use of algorithms in UK justice system, July 16, 2018
  3. Withers re-elects Robertson for fourth stint as CEO, July 16, 2018
  4. Linklaters and Eversheds lead in ongoing BA pensions dispute, July 16, 2018
  5. Arrest warrant issued for Eurasian Resources Group CEO in SFO investigation, July 13, 2018
  6. This year’s financials show how much Clifford Chance and A&O have played catch-up, July 13, 2018
Legal Week

  1. 'New law' leader UnitedLex targets UK law firm tie-up on back of major US deals, July 13, 2018
  2. Mills & Reeve and Fieldfisher widen scope for bonus handouts after strong financial results, July 13, 2018
  3. Product replacement: how Freshfields revived its patent litigation bench, July 13, 2018
  4. Network Rail to appoint four firms to new 'innovation-driven' legal panel, July 13, 2018
UK Law Society Gazette

  1. Linklaters' flat PEP lags magic circle peers, July 13, 2018



Magic Circle Firms

  1. Regulus Resources Inc.'s spin out its Argentine assets - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Linklaters), July 16, 2018
  2. Arm Limited's selling 51% stake in its Chinese subsidiary for US$1.52 billion - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Slaughter and May), July 15, 2018
  3. Slaughter And May Partner Nigel Boardman Hired By Government Despite Carillion Controversy - HuffPost UK, (Slaughter and May), July 15, 2018
Other Large UK Firms

  1. McDermott Will & Emery hires DLA Piper partner - Life Sciences Intellectual Property Review, (DLA Piper), July 13, 2018
  2. Dentons advises HSBC on acquisition financing for the Manchester Arena and other leisure assets - Global Banking And Finance Review (press release), (Dentons), July 13, 2018
US Firms in London

  1. UnitySC's Acquisition of German Optical Inspection Systems Expert HSEB Dresden - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Orrick), July 16, 2018
  2. Latham Partner Embroiled in Latest NDA Mess, Newswire, July 13, 2018
  3. UnitedLex Targets UK Law Firm Tie-up on Back of Major US Deals, Newswire, July 13, 2018
  4. Creating a Collaborative Work Environment, Newswire, July 13, 2018
  5. Clifford Chance Looks to Break Out to Break Through With 2 New 'Innovation Units', Newswire, July 13, 2018
  6. Broadcom's CA Deal Good for Law Firms, Even if Investors Snub It, Newswire, July 13, 2018
  7. Kirkland & Ellis Expands in Texas with New Dallas Office – Big Law ... - Bloomberg Big Law Business, (Weil Gotshal), July 13, 2018



Magic Circle - Press Releases

  1. Co-founder of A&O's Derivatives practice appointed to High Court, Allen & Overy, July 16, 2018
Large Law Firm - Press Releases

  1. Option to tax: the importance of determining the relevant date, Burges Salmon, July 16, 2018
  2. DLA Piper contributes in launching “SMART-MONEY” service by Kyivstar, the largest Ukrainian telecom operator by the number of users, DLA Piper, July 16, 2018
  3. Ashurst advises Santander and BNP Paribas on the creation of RMBS Prado VI Securitization Fund, Ashurst, July 16, 2018
  4. Don't Forget to Read your Contracts!, Bird & Bird, July 16, 2018
  5. KWM advises on historic Granville Harbour wind farm in Tasmania, King & Wood Mallesons (SJ Berwin), July 15, 2018
  6. An Overview of Enforcing Foreign Judgments in Australia, Bird & Bird, July 14, 2018
  7. Hong Kong Competition Court clarified the scope of privilege against self-incrimination, Bird & Bird, July 14, 2018
  8. Masters v Cameron – always a timely reminder, Bird & Bird, July 14, 2018
  9. Payors Beware: How Express Terms Can Help Save Your Deposit, Bird & Bird, July 14, 2018
  10. Recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments in China, Bird & Bird, July 14, 2018
  11. DLA Piper represents two Brazilian boys in family reunification case, DLA Piper, July 13, 2018
  12. DLA Piper advises Cowen and Company in US$35 million confidentially marketed public offering, DLA Piper, July 13, 2018
  13. Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP advises MasterCard Member Association on launch of Russia’s first Cash-Out service via POS terminals, Berwin Leighton, July 13, 2018
  14. Public procurement: will the evaluation of social value become compulsory?, Burges Salmon, July 13, 2018
  15. Burges Salmon collaborates with FSCS for sixth Bright Sparks work experience programme, Burges Salmon, July 13, 2018
  16. Mergermarket rank WFW in German M&A elite for H1 2018, Watson Farley, July 13, 2018
  17. Ashurst advises Oxford Properties on sale of 50% stake in Paris portfolio, Ashurst, July 13, 2018
  18. A Framework for Initial Coin Offerings in Bermuda, Appleby, July 13, 2018
  19. Trade Secrets – contempt proceedings put miscreant in jail for failure to provide information about misappropriation, Bird & Bird, July 13, 2018
  20. Myanmar's new trade mark legislation, Bird & Bird, July 13, 2018



Legal Vendors

  1. 12 Ways Workflow Automation Delivers ROI for Legal Operations, Mitratech: Press Releases, July 13, 2018
  2. Midyear 2018 Company Update, Nuix, July 13, 2018
  3. Getting Ready for the Next Wave of Legal AI, Legal Executive Institute: Blog, July 13, 2018
Local General Counsel Moves

  1. BMG Promotes Ben Katovsky to COO, Ama Walton to Global ... - Billboard, July 13, 2018
  2. School's Out: General Counsel of Vanderbilt Announces Resignation -, July 13, 2018
  3. Chutes & Ladders—Gilead clinical director joins Nimbus to help lead drug discovery - FierceBiotech, July 13, 2018


Copyright © 2018 by PinHawk LLC. All rights reserved.

PinHawk LLC does not warrant that the information in this email will meet any specific requirements nor that it will be error free or uninterrupted; nor shall PinHawk LLC be liable for any indirect, incidental or consequential damages (including lost data, information or profits) sustained or incurred in connection with the use of, operation of, or inability to use the information contained herein. By reading this email you agree to the Terms and Conditions.

Contact: PinHawk LLC, 445 Hamilton Avenue, Suite 1102, White Plains, NY 10601, tel. 914-358-0034 or

Don't let this important email be caught by a spam filter, ensure delivery to your inbox.

  Comment Tell a friend Subscribe Unsubscribe Advertise  

All content Copyright © 2018 PinHawk LLC. All Rights Reserved.