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Sep 25, 2019

1. The recent case of BXS v BXT [2019] SGHC(I) 10 was the first judgment issued by the SICC on arbitral proceedings and raises, amongst others,… Read more

Singapore & China: Case Note: BXS v BXT [2019] SGHC(I)10:
Sep 25, 2019

Law firm Ashfords LLP is delighted to announce the appointment of Samantha Newton as a Senior Associate in the firm's Family Team. Samantha’s… Read more

England: Ashfords' Family Team Expands
Sep 02, 2019

ADVOC featured in CorD Magazine regarding the upcoming Europe Open Board Meeting in Belgrade in October 2019 Read more

Serbia: Europe Open Board Meeting in CorD Magazine
Aug 22, 2019

This Guide explains the key features of bringing a claim against and architect for failing to carry out his duties under English law in general… Read more

England: A guide to claiming against an architect
Aug 15, 2019

Last week, the UK Government announced a plan for new laws to tackle misuse of non-disclosure agreements (known as NDAs), including those being… Read more

Scotland: Indecent Disclosure – the end of the line for gagging clauses?
Aug 15, 2019

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) and public bodies could do more to encourage compliance with equality laws, says the Women and… Read more

Scotland: “Disappointing” enforcement of equality laws
Aug 15, 2019

An employment contract tells an employee what they can and cannot do whilst employed. In some cases, the employer includes provisions about what… Read more

Scotland: Enforcing Restrictive Covenants: the latest from the Supreme Court
Jul 25, 2019

Thiago de Oliveira is a new equity partner of SiqueiraCastro Advogados, a firm founded more than 70 years ago. Thiago, who will assume the position… Read more

Brazil: With new partner, SiqueiraCastro plans to expand its Regulatory Sector
Jun 14, 2019

BSJP Brockhuis Jurczak Prusak Sroka Nilsson Sp. k. took 15th place in the category of the biggest business law firms in Poland in terms of the… Read more

Poland: BSJP among the top biggest law firms in the country
Jun 14, 2019

The facts in the English High Court decision in Engelhart v Lloyds Syndicate 1221 (2018)2 Lloyds Rep. 24 should cause concern to anyone involved… Read more

Australia: Non-existent goods not covered by marine cargo insurance
Jun 14, 2019

Colin Biggers & Paisley has advised Ecofibre Limited on its IPO and ASX listing, with ASX trading commencing on 29 March 2019. Read more

Australia: IPO and ASX listing of Ecofibre Ltd
Jun 14, 2019

 ADVOC invited Chris Walklett from UK accountancy firm Bishop Fleming to join them at their Joint AGM in Moscow. Chris discussed Brexit and the… Read more

England: From Russia with Love: Networking Your Competitive Advantage
Jun 14, 2019

David Waltenberg is a new equity partner of SiqueiraCastro, one of the largest law firms in Brazil. With 40 years of experience in public life… Read more

Brazil: SiqueiraCastro announces the entry of a new equity partner in the Energy Practice Area
Jun 14, 2019

The ADVOC Real Estate Practice Group met in Eindhoven in April 2019. Read more

England: New Business Sectors and Regeneration in Europe: Are we really very different?
Jun 04, 2019

Ashfords has again been ranked as one of the most active law firms globally in venture capital. The firm has been ranked 2nd in Europe for 2018… Read more

England: Ashfords LLP top ranking in PitchBook's Global League Table
Jun 04, 2019

On 27 February 2019, the question of the implementing regulations for the Law on Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights and Multi-Territorial… Read more

Cyprus: Implementing Regulations of the Law on Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights and Multi-Territorial Licensing of Rights in Musical Works for Online Use
Jun 04, 2019

Directors' duties have recently been in the spotlight, with the directors of a prominent construction company, Mainzeal, being held liable to… Read more

South Africa: Developments regarding the protection of well-known trade marks
Jun 04, 2019

Hesketh Henry is delighted to announce the elevation of three senior team members to partner; Hak Jun Lee, Emma Tonkin and Alison Maelzwer. (pictured). Read more

New Zealand: Hesketh Henry announces team changes
Jun 04, 2019

Directors' duties have recently been in the spotlight, with the directors of a prominent construction company, Mainzeal, being held liable to… Read more

New Zealand: Significant director liability causes review
Jun 04, 2019

Cyprus has prepared a bill to transpose EU Directive 2017/1564 on certain permitted uses of certain works and other subject matter protected… Read more

Cyprus: The implementation of Directive 2017/1564
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