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United States: Dispute resolution

Appellate

Williams & Connolly LLP

Jenner & Block LLP

Morrison & Foerster LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Jenner & Block LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Williams & Connolly LLP

Hogan Lovells US LLP

MoloLamken LLP

Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense

Paul Hastings LLP

Morrison & Foerster LLP

Winston & Strawn LLP

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Latham & Watkins LLP

Dechert LLP

King & Spalding LLP

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP

Ropes & Gray LLP

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Latham & Watkins LLP

Winston & Strawn LLP

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP

Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello P.C.

Financial services litigation

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Latham & Watkins LLP

Goodwin

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Arnold & Porter

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

General commercial disputes

Latham & Watkins LLP

Jones Day

Dechert LLP

White & Case LLP

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Greenberg Traurig LLP

Mayer Brown

Proskauer Rose LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Winston & Strawn LLP

International litigation

Baker McKenzie LLP

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

Shearman & Sterling LLP

White & Case LLP

Hogan Lovells US LLP

Williams & Connolly LLP

International trade

McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Leading trial lawyers

Richard Clary - Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Sandra Goldstein - Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Marc Kasowitz - Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP

Robin Gibbs - Gibbs & Bruns LLP

Elkan Abramowitz - Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello P.C.

M&A litigation: defense

Dechert LLP

Baker Botts L.L.P.

Winston & Strawn LLP

Goodwin

Paul Hastings LLP

Product liability, mass tort and class actions: toxic tort - defense

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

Latham & Watkins LLP

McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Greenberg Traurig LLP

Baker Botts L.L.P.

Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP

Securities litigation - defense

Dechert LLP

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

Milbank

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Ropes & Gray LLP

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Williams & Connolly LLP

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton

Jones Day

United States: Finance

Capital markets: debt

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Goodwin

Arnold & Porter

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

DLA Piper LLP (US)

Bracewell LLP

Paul Hastings LLP

King & Spalding LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

White & Case LLP

Milbank

Dechert LLP

Winston & Strawn LLP

Paul Hastings LLP

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

Jones Day

Capital markets: equity offerings

White & Case LLP

Paul Hastings LLP

Baker Botts L.L.P.

Dechert LLP

Fenwick & West LLP

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Winston & Strawn LLP

Hogan Lovells US LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Morrison & Foerster LLP

Mayer Brown

Dechert LLP

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

Fenwick & West LLP

Jones Day

DLA Piper LLP (US)

Proskauer Rose LLP

Capital markets: high-yield debt offerings

Ropes & Gray LLP

Jones Day

Proskauer Rose LLP

Shearman & Sterling LLP

White & Case LLP

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Baker Botts L.L.P.

Vinson & Elkins LLP

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Latham & Watkins LLP

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Commercial lending

Proskauer Rose LLP

Bracewell LLP

McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Vinson & Elkins LLP

King & Spalding LLP

Restructuring (including bankruptcy): corporate

Katten

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

Ropes & Gray LLP

Dechert LLP

United States: Industry focus

Energy regulation: conventional power

Baker Botts L.L.P.

Hogan Lovells US LLP

K&L Gates

Vinson & Elkins LLP

Eversheds Sutherland

Latham & Watkins LLP

King & Spalding LLP

Winston & Strawn LLP

Bracewell LLP

Energy: renewable/alternative power

DLA Piper LLP (US)

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, LLP

Ballard Spahr LLP

Hogan Lovells US LLP

Morrison & Foerster LLP

Bracewell LLP

Eversheds Sutherland

Baker McKenzie LLP

White & Case LLP

McGuireWoods LLP

Energy: transactions: conventional power

Winston & Strawn LLP

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Jones Day

Eversheds Sutherland

McGuireWoods LLP

Paul Hastings LLP

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

Baker McKenzie LLP

Energy: transactions: oil and gas

King & Spalding LLP

Bracewell LLP

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Environment: litigation

Mayer Brown

King & Spalding LLP

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

Hogan Lovells US LLP

Healthcare: health insurers

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Latham & Watkins LLP

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Groom Law Group

Healthcare: life sciences

Jones Day

Paul Hastings LLP

Mayer Brown

McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Proskauer Rose LLP

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Insurance: advice to insurers

DLA Piper LLP (US)

Chaffetz Lindsey LLP

Squire Patton Boggs

Kennedys

Hogan Lovells US LLP

Sport

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Winston & Strawn LLP

Loeb & Loeb LLP

Transport: rail and road - litigation

Hogan Lovells US LLP

Mayer Brown

King & Spalding LLP

Transport: rail and road - regulation

Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Thompson Hine LLP

United States: Investment fund formation and management

Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Clifford Chance

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Paul Hastings LLP

United States: Labor and employment

ERISA litigation

Mayer Brown

McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Baker McKenzie LLP

Greenberg Traurig LLP

Jenner & Block LLP

Jones Day

Employee benefits, executive compensation and retirement plans: design

Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered

Ballard Spahr LLP

Dechert LLP

Thompson Hine LLP

Mayer Brown

Vedder Price

Goodwin

Employee benefits, executive compensation and retirement plans: transactional

Clifford Chance

Choate, Hall & Stewart

King & Spalding LLP

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Baker & Hostetler LLP

Jenner & Block LLP

Labor and employment disputes (including collective actions): defense

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Paul Hastings LLP

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

United States: Media, technology and telecoms

Cyber law (including data privacy and data protection)

Jones Day

Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP

Clifford Chance

Fenwick & West LLP

McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Winston & Strawn LLP

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton

Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC

Paul Hastings LLP

Jenner & Block LLP

Media and entertainment: litigation

Latham & Watkins LLP

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Media and entertainment: transactional

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Outsourcing

Latham & Watkins LLP

Loeb & Loeb LLP

Baker McKenzie LLP

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

Technology transactions

White & Case LLP

Baker McKenzie LLP

Paul Hastings LLP

McGuireWoods LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Proskauer Rose LLP


Legal Developments worldwide

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  • DO FIDIC RULE APPLY IN CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS IN UAE?

    Since a very long time, FIDIC (The International Federation of Consulting Engineers) is commonly used a standard for international construction and engineering contracts and is very frequently used in UAE. It mainly governs the construction works within the country and in GCC. 
  • CommuniquĂ© on Equity Crowdfunding Is Officially Published

    By way of background, in January 2019, the Capital Markets Board (“ CMB ”) had issued an announcement on its website on the Draft CommuniquĂ© on Equity Crowdfunding [1] . The CMB has now officially published the CommuniquĂ© on Crowdfunding No. III-35/A (“ CommuniquĂ© ”), on October 3, 2019. The CommuniquĂ© entered into force as of October 3, 2019.
  • Beneficial Ownership Concept new interpretation from the Russian federal tax service

    The recent interpretative letter issued by the Russian Federal Tax Services (“FTS”) on 08th August 2019, has provided further guidance as to the application of the Beneficial Ownership Concept, further to the letter initially provided on the 12th of April 2018 which adopted a strict approach of the concept. 
  • Cyprus and Netherlands Double Tax Treaty Update

    Cyprus has concluded the negotiations for the avoidance of double taxation with the Netherlands. The double tax treaty was agreed at technocratic level in Hague. It is expected to be signed by the end of 2019 or early in 2020.
  • Vacancy - Senior Corporate Lawyer

    The Senior Corporate Lawyer, who will be reporting to Partners, will be working with both the firm’s legal team as well as the financial services team. The successful candidate will be requested to show initiative, take on certain responsibilities within the firm, work in a multinational environment and will immediately be given the opportunity to further advance their career within the law firm.
  • CJEU RULED ON THE APPLICATION OF THE BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP CONCEPT

    The judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) on February 26, 2019, in the “Danish Beneficial Ownership Cases”, can be perceived as a landmark on the interpretation of the Beneficial Ownership concept under the Interest and Royalties Directive (IRD) and the Parent-Subsidiary Directive (PSD).
  • Court of Justice rules on source of income for Derivative Residence applications

    On 2 October 2019, the Court of Justice delivered its judgment in Bajratari v Secretary of State for the Home Department (Directive 2004/38/EC) Case C-93/18 which concerns Chen applications and the source of funds for self-sufficiency. 
  • End of the ‘centre of life test’ in Surinder Singh cases?

    In the recent case of  ZA (Reg 9. EEA Regs; abuse of rights) Afghanistan   [2019] UKUT 281 (IAC ), the Upper Tribunal found that there is no basis in EU law for the centre of life test, as set out in Regulation 9(3)(a) of the Immigration (European Economic Area) Regulations 2016 (the “Regulations”). It further found that it is not to be applied when Judges assess  Surinder Singh  cases that appear before them.
  • ITALIAN RULES ON JOINT VENTURES IN PUBLIC PROCUREMENT AND CONCESSIONS

    Italian rules on jointventures concerning public procurement and concession contracts are set out inlight of the European legal framework provided for in Directive 2014/23/EU and 2014/24/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council. The European rules aim to ensurethe best use of public money so that EU citizens benefit from strategicinvestments and services at fair prices. In this context, public procurementand concessions represent key instruments that need to be regulated and standardisedin order to ensure free movement of goods, freedom of establishment and freedomto provide services.
  • Terms of employment as a sole representative

    In this article we examine the working arrangements of sole representatives, looking at the terms and conditions of employment that the Home Office will expect a sole representative to have in order to qualify as a representative of an overseas business.