Proceedings issued over Singapore Airlines Flight SQ368 emergency landing at Singapore Changi Airport

Stewarts’ Aviation team has issued proceedings in Chicago relating to Singapore Airlines Flight SQ368, which underwent an emergency landing at Singapore Changi Airport in June 2016. On 27 June 2016 a Boeing 777-312ER aircraft operated by Singapore Airlines as Flight SQ368 was scheduled to fly from Singapore to Italy. The aircraft experienced engine difficulties after […]

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Stewarts expands partnership with three lateral hires

Three new partners have joined Stewarts in 2018, in the commercial litigation, tax litigation and personal injury departments. French-qualified lawyer Patrick Dunaud has joined Stewarts’ commercial litigation department as a partner. Dunaud is an international IP litigation, securities, and arbitration specialist with clients in the media, luxury brands and financial sectors. Dunaud has an outstanding […]

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Stewarts’ tax litigation case against Ingenious Media makes it onto The Lawyer Top 20 Cases

Stewarts has had a case listed in The Lawyer Top 20 Cases of the Year for the third year in a row. Stewarts is acting for over 240 investors in a £100m claim against Ingenious Media, a British media investment group whose film/video game partnerships have been branded as tax avoidance schemes by HMRC. The […]

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Walker Morris advises MJ Wilson partnership with Cairngorm Capital

A multidisciplinary team at Walker Morris has advised the shareholders of MJ Wilson Group Limited, the largest independent UK distributor and service provider of Process Instrumentation and Control Products, on entering a partnership with Cairngorm Capital LLP to accelerate its growth as an industry leader within the market. Founded in 1972, MJ Wilson is a […]

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Loyens & Loeff Luxembourg strengthens International Tax Team

Loyens & Loeff Luxembourg would like to announce that Willem Bon has joined the firm as partner in a move to consolidate their strength as the leading Luxembourg firm in international tax. Willem has extensive experience in assisting international clients in navigating cross-border tax rules. He has over 30 years of experience more or less evenly spread […]

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Ethics and the modern GC: How to navigate public scrutiny

Do the legal thing or do the right thing? – there can be a subtle difference. Here’s how today’s general counsel navigate their companies through a time of unprecedented public scrutiny Lisa Mayhew, BLP: You all work in very different businesses in multiple jurisdictions, so there are varying legislative, social and cultural issues. To what extent […]

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DWF launches in Turkey through local alliance

DWF is to open an offering in Turkey through an alliance with local firm Özkan Law. This combination will gift DWF with 12 lawyers in Turkey, led by managing partner Orkun Özkan. The firm acts for clients such as  Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), HSBC Bank, Euler Hermes Insurance, Rail Cargo Austria AG, De Rigo […]

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