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Dec 05, 2019

The ADVOC Tax Practice Group held the Conference “Tax aspects for a global economy” on 26 - 27th September 2019 at the Grandhotel Hessischer… Read more

Tax aspects for a global economy, Frankfurt, September 2019
Dec 05, 2019

The biannual Joint Meeting of the ADVOC Network was held during the Joint Conference which took place is Moscow/St Petersburg in June. During… Read more

Joint Conference, Moscow, 19 - 23 June 2019
Oct 23, 2019

In the proceedings held before the Regional Court in Warsaw, a significant—from the point of view of the contractors—judgment on the interpretation… Read more

Poland: The freedom of the ordering party in shaping the contractual relationship has its limits. A significant judgement of the Regional Court
Sep 30, 2019

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Singapore: Law Bites - September 2019
Sep 30, 2019

Law firm Ashfords LLP is delighted to announce the promotion of IT and technology specialist Suzie Miles to its partnership, in the firm's Bristol… Read more

England: Ashfords LLP boosts its Technology Team with Partner Promotion
Sep 30, 2019

The ADVOC member in Bangladesh, A.S & Associates has continued to be ranked as a Recommend Firm by both IFLR 1000 and Asialaw, two of the major… Read more

Bangladesh: A.S & Associates ranked as a Recommend Firm in Bangladesh by both IFLR 1000 and Asialaw
Sep 30, 2019

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Brazil: SiqueiraCastro innovates by launching groundbreaking Legal Control Portal
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
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