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.

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Avoiding the “i word”

29 September 2017

Alan Tilley

Alan Tilley, Chairman of Bryan Mansell & Tilley LLP, discusses the trends in the restructuring profession and the move away from insolvency into growth.

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SMEs and Insolvency: Towards a New Approach in Asia

26 September 2017

Paul Omar

In our latest blog, Paul Omar, Technical Research Coordinator, INSOL Europe, discusses efficient and effective restructurings of MSME businesses facing financial distress in Asia.

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Living with family wealth

14 July 2017

Zac Russell

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.

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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.

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Is gas to power a viable and attractive commercial proposition for the future?

31 May 2017

Richard Nelson

In our latest blog, Richard Nelson, partner at King & Spalding, discusses the challenges and costs of developing the integrated projects for gas-to-power.

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Insolvency Office Holder Regulation Worldwide: An Assessment

20 March 2017

Paul Omar

David Burdette

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.

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Tagged in Insolvency law

Can knowledge management play a vital role in the success of a law firm?

18 March 2017

Jon Beaumont

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.

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Shell's disposal to private equity

28 February 2017

Marc Hammerson

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.

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Tagged in Energy Oil and Gas

Defaulting loans – helping borrowers negotiate the minefield

27 January 2017

Ned Beale

Eddie O'Hanrahan

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.

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Tagged in Economy