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17 Feb 2017
Titans clash over terms of exit
The details over why eight ex-HSF partners have been dragged to court by their former employer after departing for global firm White & Case have b...
17 Feb 2017
G+T to test prescriptive analytics software
Gilbert + Tobin has commenced a project with prescriptive analytics software provider Veriluma, with an aim to “improve client outcomes and mitigat...
Australia
16 Feb 2017
KWM responds to reports of ‘delayed Sino-Australian relationship review’
King & Wood Mallesons has dismissed media reports claiming it delayed its “Sino-Australian relationship review” to focus on the fallout in Eur...
15 Feb 2017
International firm to represent White & Case partners in HSF court battle
An international firm will act as the legal representative for eight White & Case Australia partners in a court battle brought by Herbert Smith F...
15 Feb 2017
No love lost for ex-HSF partners
Eight top lawyers courted from the ranks of Herbert Smith Freehills’ Melbourne and Sydney offices to launch a new White & Case team in Australia...
13 Feb 2017
KWM Australia reaffirms strong position
The chief executive partner of King & Wood Mallesons Australia says the firm’s strategic positioning and focus on instilling a healthy culture h...
10 Feb 2017
Aus deals to feel the effects of new foreign exchange measures
Changes to Chinese foreign exchange regulations are set to significantly impact Australian deals, according to two MinterEllison partners. Wri...
6 Feb 2017
National firm crowned leader in APAC
The Legal 500 has named Corrs Chambers Westgarth the leading firm in both Australia and the Asia-Pacific region in its latest report. Write co...
3 Feb 2017
Fresh reports float cause of rumoured merger breakdown
Fresh reports about the would-be union between Norton Rose Fulbright and Henry Davis York have sparked weak speculation that partners in the Melbourne...
1 Feb 2017
HSF’s TMT practice picks up pace
Herbert Smith Freehills has recorded another strong year for technology, media and telecommunications activity, continuing its seven-year growth trend...
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