Latham & Watkins' Book of Jargon provides lawyers, bankers and students with an introduction to legal and business terms often encountered in the structuring, negotiation and execution of mergers, acquisitions and dispositions in many countries around the globe.
Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 17 June 2013 | Practice Area: Mergers & Acquisitions
The latest Legal Week Benchmarker study, in association with Norton Rose Fulbright, takes a look at global trends in energy. The report, with its focus on international trends, aims to provide clear data to help inform the manifold debates in this very important year for the energy industry.
Law Firm: Norton Rose Fulbright | Published: 11 June 2013 | Practice Area: Regulation and Enforcement
As emerging markets establish themselves as the engine of global growth, an increasing number of companies in the food and beverage sector are seeking to harness their vast potential by investing in these markets. However, these opportunities are inevitably accompanied by risks.
Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 28 May 2013 | Practice Area: Sale and Supply of Goods and Services
In this whitepaper, Black Duck offers an overview of what general counsel need to know to be able to master 'the OSS talk'. Areas covered include real vs perceived risks; thinking beyond licenses; business risks; and the three big OSS questions all GCs should consider.
Law Firm: Black Duck | Published: 28 May 2013 | Practice Area: Systems
Download the 24th May 2013 issue of Legal Week for free. Featured articles this week include: layoffs mount up as job cuts at UK top 50 law firms reach 750 over past year; the influx of global firms making their mark on the Singapore market; and an interview with British Legal Awards GC Geoff Wild.
Law Firm: Legal Week | Published: 28 May 2013 | Practice Area: Practice and Procedure
A&O's global tax practice have prepared an overview of the most relevant tax considerations for inbound acquisitions. For each jurisdiction, the guide outlines the respective transaction taxes and provides guidance on structuring inbound acquisitions in the most tax-efficient way.
Law Firm: Allen & Overy | Published: 24 May 2013 | Practice Area: Enforcement and Regulation
For corporations doing business across international borders, the need to prevent and detect wrongdoing has never been greater. This report considers best practice approaches to managing cross-border investigations and offers guidance on navigating the nuances of international data-privacy laws.
Law Firm: Control Risks | Published: 21 May 2013 | Practice Area: Regulators and Enforcement
The digital shift is changing the broader world of business, and consumer products and services too. In this article, Shoosmiths outlines ten overriding, interlinked themes characterising this shift and shaping digital media's legal agenda.
Law Firm: Shoosmiths | Published: 13 May 2013 | Practice Area: Sale and Supply of Goods and Services
Investors, venture capital funds, accountants, lawyers and fundraisers use jargon. To anyone raising funds for the first time this can be very confusing. Whilst it's impossible to provide a complete listing of terms, this guide sets out in plain English some of the key terms and their meanings.
Law Firm: Nabarro | Published: 13 May 2013 | Practice Area: Regulation and Compliance
The biggest upheaval in the domain name system since the introduction of .com is scheduled to go live in May 2013. In this article, Latham & Watkins examines the current status of the programme and outlines what steps companies can take in preparation for the next big dot bang.
Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 08 May 2013 | Practice Area: E-Commerce
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