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Laurence Simons Newsletter April 2016
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Laurence Simons Newsletter April 2016
Are legal aptitude tests too easy? Africa’s legal sector continues to grow Lawyer under fire: Mafia turn on gangland ...
31/03/2016
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Laurence Simons Newsletter March 2016
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Laurence Simons Newsletter March 2016
Lawyer under fire: The naked truth The underutilization of IT is making lawyers workloads unmanageable  ‘I cou...
01/03/2016
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Laurence Simons Newsletter February 2016
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Laurence Simons Newsletter February 2016
Lawyers Against Brexit builds momentum The Middle East and North African compliance burden Cybersecurity lawyers have no jo...
05/02/2016
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Laurence Simons January Newsletter 2016
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Laurence Simons January Newsletter 2016
Why handsome lawyers might soon be out of work Development on huge African legal reforms China launches online platform for...
20/01/2016
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Laurence Simons Newsletter December 2015
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Laurence Simons Newsletter December 2015
I prescribe a large dose of International Love your Lawyer Day Lawyers’ biggest grievances revealed Government plans ...
01/12/2015
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Laurence Simons Newsletter May 2015
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Laurence Simons Newsletter May 2015
Lawyer under fire: Gene Schaerr and his 900,000 abortions Female talent is a firm choice EU doubles judge headcount Door t...
05/05/2015
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UK law firms 'set for merger mania'
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UK law firms 'set for merger mania'
There is a widespread expectation that many top UK law firms will merge in the next two years. Law firms across the UK could ...
04/02/2015
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Is the Venezuelan legal market changing?
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Is the Venezuelan legal market changing?
The socialist South American state of Venezuela may not seem like a natural area for investment. However, a new report from t...
25/06/2014
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General Counsel and M&A
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General Counsel and M&A
How to best manage mergers and acquisitions (M&As) has been a hot dinnertime topic in recent weeks, with Pfizer’s takeove...
04/06/2014
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Magic circle firms attempt to improve diversity
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Magic circle firms attempt to improve diversity
The days when diversity meant painting a wall of the office a different colour or occasionally having a day when everyone had...
02/06/2014
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General counsel 'gaining power in Africa'
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General counsel 'gaining power in Africa'
In-house lawyers are increasingly becoming an important part of African business as the market matures, quickly gaining promi...
03/04/2014
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Law firms enhance their presence in Africa
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Law firms enhance their presence in Africa
More and more law firms are increasing their activity in the growing African market. International legal services provider Ev...
02/04/2014
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Shanghai pioneering Chinese legal reform
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Shanghai pioneering Chinese legal reform
The booming Chinese economy makes it an attractive destination for multinational law firms keen to enter new markets, but the...
17/03/2014
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In-house lawyers to face jump in exports?
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In-house lawyers to face jump in exports?
General counsel may need to brush up on how to deal with exports to foreign countries as UK companies increasingly rely on se...
13/03/2014
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Manchester legal market 'undergoing changes'
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Manchester legal market 'undergoing changes'
They do things differently in Manchester. Well, slightly differently, anyway. Or, well, maybe they don't do anything differen...
19/02/2014
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