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Learning Curve : Doing an MBA
Press08 November 2012
Managing Partner Ian Jeffery talks about the value of an MBA in the legal sector in an article for The Lawyer.
Cliff Fluet on the Music Ally podcast
Press06 November 2012
Cliff Fluet recently joined Eamonn Forde for the recent Music Ally podcast to discuss the burning topics of the past seven days.
ASA hits 50 with confidence
Press25 October 2012
Jo Farmer discusses the self-regulated Advertising Standards Authority and questions whether Governmental regulation of advertising would be productive in an article for Marketing Week.
Law Society attacks government over changes to Equality Act
Press24 October 2012
James Davies has commented in an article for the Solicitors Journal about the government's proposed plans to scrap two sections of the Equality Act, and the effect this may have on employers.
Playing ball with Financial Fair Play?
Press20 October 2012
Karish Andrews discusses whether the proposed Financial Fair Play rule is being taken seriously enough by elite European clubs and the problems UEFA may have if it is implemented.
Decision to retire ageing chairman could open FA to legal challenge
Press18 October 2012
James Davies comments on the FA's decision to not extend their chairman's contract beyond 70 in an article for HR Zone.
Tax experts note holes in planned rights for shares scheme
Press12 October 2012
Simon Allum comments on George Osborne's 'rights for shares' scheme in an article for Thomson Reuters.
UK targets China's big spenders
Press11 October 2012
Partner Andrew Osborne discusses a new visa initiative which aims to attract more wealthy visitors to the UK.
'Owner-employee' plan poses unfair dismissal risk
Press10 October 2012
Steven Lorber outlines his concerns about the Chancellor's proposal for a new type of employment contract in a letter to the Financial Times.
Direct age discrimination
Press09 October 2012
In their article for the Law Society Gazette, Fergus Payne and Clive Greenwood discuss the recent Supreme Court Decision which found that age discrimination can be justified and the effect this has had on the legal industry.
Age Discrimination : lessons from abroad
Press08 October 2012
Tom Heys discusses some of the issues arising out of age discrimination law in Canada, New Zealand and the USA in his article for the ELA.
Lewis Silkin receives numerous awards from the Lex 100
Press05 October 2012
Lewis Silkin has received a number of awards in the annual Lex 100 survey. The survey collects data on leading law firms from those working within the firms. This year the firm has been awarded five medals, including ones for job satisfaction, friendliness of the firm and living up to expectations.
Mutual contempt means the comeback of Kevin Pietersen will be tense
Press03 October 2012
Alexander Milner-Smith discusses the role that lawyers have played in the possible reinstatement of Kevin Pietersen to the England cricket team in The Guardian.
Lewis Silkin mentioned in The Next Web's coverage of Social Media Week London
Press24 September 2012
Partner Jo Farmer's talk at Social Media Week London has been praised in a review by The Next Web UK Editor Jamilla Knight.
The internet needs new boundaries
Press14 September 2012
Partner Rod Dadak suggests that in the wake of Prince Harry's notorious photos being published, more needs to be done to ensure the protection of privacy in the age of the internet.
The continued rise of E-cigarettes
Press08 September 2012
Lewis Silkin discusses the problems advertisers will face when marketing e-cigarettes in an article for the Huffington Post.
Changing law firms' culture
Press06 September 2012
Miguel Pereira and Fergus Payne discuss whether external investment in law firms will have a detrimental effect on a firm's culture.
Investing in Football Players Can Generate Profits for HNWs
Press05 September 2012
Senior Associate Karish Andrews talks about an increasingly popular and profitable way of investing funds; third party ownership of footballers.
Lewis Silkin acts for the first company operating in Kosovo to list on AIM
Deal03 September 2012
Lewis Silkin LLP has acted for Fox-Davies Capital Limited (“Fox-Davies”) in its role as nominated adviser and joint broker, and Merchant Securities Limited (“Merchant Securities”) in its role as joint broker, to Fox Marble Holdings plc (“Fox Marble”) in connection with Fox Marble’s successful fundraising and admission to AIM.
Lewis Silkin lawyers mentioned in The Lawyer's Top Ten Deals of the Summer
Press03 September 2012
Lewis Silkin has been mentioned in The Lawyer's Top Ten Big Deals of the Summer. Paul Rajput, Helen Ewing and Stephen O’Mahony represented Publicis in their buyout of Bartle Bogle Hegarty (BBH) in the Number 1 standout deal of the summer.