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Berwin Leighton Paisner Launches Manchester Training Contracts

Earlier this month, international law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) announced its decision to c

Norton Rose Fulbright and Chadbourne & Parke to Combine

Chadbourne & Parke and Norton Rose Fulbright announced last Tuesday that they will combine in th

Ladbrokes Loses Appeal Over £71m Tax Avoidance Case

Bookmaker Ladbrokes has lost an appeal over a £71 million tax avoidance case, after judges sided wit

Slaughter and May’s First Ever London Lateral Hire

Slaughter and May has made its first ever London lateral hire in its 125 year history, recruiting He

Samsung Boss Arrested Over Bribery Charges

Samsung’s boss, Lee Jae-Yong, was arrested after new evidence surrounding allegations of bribery in

Tesco Seeks Legal Counsel from Freshfields on £3.7 Billion Merger

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer advised long-standing client Tesco on its £3.7 billion acquisition of

Clifford Chance and Dechert Advise on $3 Billion Shell Deal

Magic Circle firm Clifford Chance, along with Dechert, White & Case, and Watson Farley & Wil

MasterCard Wins Legal Battle Concerning Card Fees

Retailers including Morrisons, Asda, and New Look pursued a court battle against MasterCard concerni

Twitter Quarterly Loss Reaches $167 Million

Twitter shares dropped by more than 10% after the company announced that its fourth quarter losses h

Co-op Bank Puts Itself Up for Sale

The Co-operative Bank, which is only 20 per cent owned by the Co-operative Group, announced on Monda