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  • Lewis Silkin LLP Deploys BA Insights TotalView for Legal Intuitive Search Application

    Press

    23 August 2012

    Jan DeCerce talks about the benefits that new IT Business application 'TotalView for Legal' will give Lewis Silkin.

  • BSkyB falls on news of BT's plans to join forces with ITV

    Press

    23 August 2012

    Iain McDonald comments on the acquisition of Premier League TV rights by BT.

  • Olympism - a protected belief?

    22 August 2012

    It has now been a while since the stunning Olympic cauldron was extinguished and TeamGB’s most successful ever games drew to a close. But there are signs the Olympic spirit may have permeated the nation, leaving a lasting impression.

  • C4 Paralympic ad slots attract big advertisers

    Press

    21 August 2012

    Geraint Lloyd-Taylor is quoted in Marketing's "C4 Paralympic ad slots attract big advertisers" article.

  • Secret Libor Committee Clings to Anonymity After Rigging Scandal

    Press

    21 August 2012

    Owen Watkins comments in the Bloomberg article about the annonymous British Bankers’ Association’s Foreign Exchange and Money Markets Committee.

  • Shedding some light

    Press

    17 August 2012

    Developers need to bear ‘rights to light’ in mind to avoid costly challenges, says Lewis Silkin in this Inside Housing article.

  • Gamesmanship vs sportsmanship - goodbye etiquette hello victory

    Press

    17 August 2012

    Richard Berry questions gamesmanship and sportsmanship in his article for the Law In Sport blog.

  • Think BR: Olympics & Paralympics - key dates for advertisers' diaries

    Press

    30 July 2012

    There are some important dates to take note of around the Olympics if you want to stay on the right side of the rules, writes Geraint Lloyd-Taylor, Senior Associate in the Media Brands & Technology team, Lewis Silkin LLP.

  • Terminal Dilapidations

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    25 July 2012

    In tough times, dilapidations claims become more important to both landlords and tenants. Indeed it is a “booming business” and the RICS have estimated that the value of dilaps claims in England and Wales is around £3.36 billion per annum. This guide provides an introductory overview of the subject.

  • Supreme Court tells UK Borders Agency that its current immigration practices are unlawful

    Press

    19 July 2012

    The Supreme Court has ruled that a significant part of the UK Border Agency’s practice and policies for corporate immigration is unlawful. Shahram Taghavi, lead adviser and junior counsel in the case of R (Alvi) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (JCWI Intervening), comments on the judgment.

  • Supreme Court strikes down 'unlawful' immigration policies

    Press

    18 July 2012

    In a landmark decision today, the Supreme Court has unanimously ruled that a significant part of the UK Border Agency’s practice and policies for corporate immigration are unlawful because they were not laid before Parliament as required by the Immigration Act 1971. Instead, they were simply set out in governmental “Guidance” documents and other documents external to the Immigration Rules, rendering them unlawful.

  • Lewis Silkin and Osborne Clarke lead as Publicis buys out Levi Strauss ad agency

    Deal

    06 July 2012

    Coverage on The Lawyer of Lewis Silkin's involvement as lead counsel to Publicis Groupe on its acquisition of the remaining 51 per cent stake of Bartle Bogle Hegarty (BBH), the advertising agency famous for the Levi Strauss and Johnnie Walker adverts.

  • Lewis Silkin advises Publicis Groupe on acquisition of Bartle Bogle Hegarty

    Deal

    05 July 2012

    Lewis Silkin advises Publicis Groupe on acquisition of Bartle Bogle Hegarty (BBH), one of world’s most famous advertising agencies.

  • Advertising in social media Wayne Rooney Jack Wilshere and the ASA

    Press

    05 July 2012

    Two recent complaints about Nike highlight what will continue to be a tricky area for brand owners and marketers to navigate, writes Brinsley Dresden in his article for the Guardian Media Network.

  • Man United potential NYSE float could free up cash for players

    Press

    05 July 2012

    Karish Andrews comments on Manchester United's potential flotation on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • Diamond Pays Penalty for Being First Mover in Libor Probe

    Press

    04 July 2012

    Owen Watkins comments on Bloomberg's article regarding Barclays losing three top executives, $5 billion of market value, sparking a government inquiry and saving itself £25.5 million in fines by being the first to settle a probe over the rigging of global interest rates.

  • Al Jazeera EPL play?

    Press

    03 July 2012

    Talk has been rife for some time that Al Jazeera could potentially make a play for the UK domestic broadcasting rights for English Premier League matches, hot on the heels of its acquisition of domestic Ligue 1 packages in France.

  • Supreme Court gives landmark retirement rulings

    Press

    30 June 2012

    Christopher Hitchins analyses the eagerly awaited decisions in Seldon and Homer on justifying direct and indirect age discrimination in June 2012 edition of the Employment Law Journal.

  • lawyer issues exodus warning

    Press

    27 June 2012

    Colin Leckey comments about Rangers players leaving it too late to object to a transfer to Charles Green's newco club in the AOL Sport article "Lawyer Issues Exodus Warning".

  • Catching the Next 'London Whale': New Rules Could Push Derivatives Markets East

    Press

    21 June 2012

    Owen Watkins comments on the International Business Times article regarding the US, UK and European regulation chiefs pledge to crackdown on risk management within derivatives trading, and tighter cross-border trading regulations in order to prevent a repeat of JP Morgan's major "London Whale" event loss, but which could inadvertently cause regulatory arbitrage.

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