EUROPE TOP STORIES
Christopher Baker, the former head of the Paris office of Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, has been appointed to advise International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde as par...
28 Aug 2014 | 00:09 |
Herbert Smith Freehills has continued the expansion of its German operation with the hire of a senior partner from Freshfields Bruc...
07 Aug 2014 | 09:00 |
Ex-general counsel Tim Bratton on why lawyers can benefit from a greater understanding of the sales process...
ANALYSIS, OPINION AND INTERVIEWS
Last week was a good week, to say the least, for Mikhail Khodorkovsky, recently released from a Russian jail. A complex story of punitive tax assessments on his former company, Yukos, has led to a judgment of €1.9bn (£1.5bn) in Strasbourg against R...
11 Aug 2014 | 12:19
These are dark days for businesses - and their lawyers - who have been working for many years to develop trade and investment flows between Russia and other countries, as Morgan Lewis Moscow chief Brian Zimbler reports
01 Aug 2014 | 11:13
"Wonderful news for national sovereignty and freedom lovers throughout Europe."
17 Jun 2014 | 13:09 |
Hogan Lovells' Italy corporate head on saving a press party from disaster, amusing language translations and a football-related moral dilemma
04 Jun 2014 | 09:53 |
A report from Forbes magazine in December placed Ireland at the top of its 'The Best Countries for Business 2013' list after finishing sixth the previous year
22 May 2014 | 13:45 |
In 2012 Italy's domestic natural gas market leader, Snam, became a public company independent from Eni, its parent company.
09 May 2014 | 00:00 |
Risk, uncertainty and more than a whiff of political sensitivities – hardly the stuff of lawyers' dreams.
25 Apr 2014 | 11:00 |
As the EU and US threaten tougher sanctions and Russia remains defiant, trading conditions are still secure – for now
04 Apr 2014 | 00:10 |
On 14 March King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin (KWM) announced that it is to close its Berlin office by May, following a strategic review of its presence in Germany.
20 Mar 2014 | 13:25 |
In-house counsel sitting in financial institutions across the City could not be blamed for thinking that trying to make sense of the banking reform agenda at the moment is like trying to solve the Rubik's Cube in the dark. With competing priorities...
10 Mar 2014 | 15:30 |