Petroleum Licences in the UK: Contract or Regulation?
06 October 2017
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
In our latest blog Marc Hammerson (Partner), Nicholas Antonas (Counsel) and Emma Richardson (Trainee solicitor) at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP discuss whether petroleum licences should be subject to the principles of public and administrative law or if they should be governed by the law of contract.
Avoiding the “i word”
29 September 2017
Alan Tilley, Chairman of Bryan Mansell & Tilley LLP, discusses the trends in the restructuring profession and the move away from insolvency into growth.
SMEs and Insolvency: Towards a New Approach in Asia
26 September 2017
In our latest blog, Paul Omar, Technical Research Coordinator, INSOL Europe, discusses efficient and effective restructurings of MSME businesses facing financial distress in Asia.
Living with family wealth
14 July 2017
In our latest blog, Zac Russell, founder of Russallo, discusses next gen wealth and what it means to be a member of a wealthy family.
The General Counsel as Chief Executive
02 June 2017
Bjarne P Tellmann
In our latest blog, Bjarne Philip Tellmann, General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer of Pearson plc and author of our new title, Building an Outstanding Legal Team, discusses how general counsel’s role is being transformed.
Is gas to power a viable and attractive commercial proposition for the future?
31 May 2017
In our latest blog, Richard Nelson, partner at King & Spalding, discusses the challenges and costs of developing the integrated projects for gas-to-power.
Insolvency Office Holder Regulation Worldwide: An Assessment
20 March 2017
In our latest blog, Paul Omar, A Member of the European Commission Experts Group on Restructuring and Insolvency and David Burdette, Senior Technical Research Officer at INSOL discusses the state of insolvency office holder (“IOH”) regulation.
Can knowledge management play a vital role in the success of a law firm?
18 March 2017
In our latest blog, Jon Beaumont discusses whether access to knowledge has become easier or actually more difficult with the exponential increase in knowledge resources.
Shell's disposal to private equity
28 February 2017
In our latest blog, Marc Hammerson, Partner, and Sam Gill, Trainee solicitor, at Akin Gump discuss bridging valuation gaps and the future roles of private equity in the UK North Sea.
Defaulting loans – helping borrowers negotiate the minefield
27 January 2017
In our latest blog, Eddie O'Hanrahan and Ned Beale, Partners at Trowers and Hamlins LLP provide guidance for when things go wrong under a financing arrangement.