How the legal market has been strengthened in the Baltic region
A large law firm is emerging in the market of the Baltic region with the merger of the law firms Walless (law firm from Lithuania), Derling Primus (from Estonia) and Primus Derling (from Latvia).  These three firms will unite all their lawyers under the name of WALLESS Baltic, which will becom...
Adelie Cordier - 13 November 2020
DLA Piper advises to a relevant real estate investment firm to acquire an American airport parking facility
DLA Piper represented Green Courte Partners, LLC (Green Courte), a Chicago-based private equity real estate investment firm and owner of The Parking Spot, the nation's leading near-airport parking company, in the recent acquisition of an 869-space parking facility serving Salt Lake City Internationa...
TIL - 11 October 2020
Gide, counsel to Mirova on the funding round for Corfu Solaire
Gide has advised Mirova on its EUR 18 million investment within the share capital of CORSAIRE, a subsidiary of Corfu Solaire, itself part of group Terre et Lac that is dedicated to the development, construction, and operation of land-based solar power infrastructure.  This first funding round ...
TIL - 01 October 2020
Asian leadership: two reasons why the Asia-Pacific region will be prosperous to invest
Keeping an eye on Asia's future: 4 of the 5 largest economies in the world will come from that region in 2024. If there is currently a region in which to invest, it is the Asia-Pacific. According to the World Bank and the Global Fund International, the five economically largest countries will be Ch...
TIL - 22 September 2020
What work Jones Day does in the Jeddah Airport 2 ISTP Project in Saudi Arabia?
Jones Day has acted as legal counsel on the financial closing of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s largest privately-financed sewage treatment plant, the Jeddah Airport 2 ISTP.  The project forms part of the Saudi Government’s Vision 2030 and will bring significant benefits to the city ...
TIL - 17 September 2020 Saudi Arabia
The current situation of M&A in the Energy Sector
The Pandemic has affected most of the world's economies, especially that of the United States. Now, it is necessary to look at the evolution of the markets and it is important to observe the viability of a large part of the transactions. The Winston & Strawn LLP team is aware of the trends that ...
TIL - 12 September 2020 United States of America
Arizona opens the door for non-lawyers to invest in law firms and provide legal advice to clients
Arizona has approved the possibility of non-lawyers owning a law firm. On the other hand, it has also opened the door for non-lawyers to provide legal advice to their clients. The Arizona Supreme Court on Thursday ruled to remove the rule that prevented non-lawyers from having a financial interest ...
Álvaro Navarro - 04 September 2020
Dentons focuses on Africa with its newest hire
Dentons intends to expand into the African market by hiring Dr. Albrecht Conze, an experienced diplomatic, to work as a Of Counsel in the Berlin office.  Conze has a complete professional career in the diplomatic world having served for over thirty years in Germany and in the European and Unit...
TIL - 01 September 2020
Notable changes to the COVID-19 Guaranteed Loan Scheme for distressed businesses
High on the agenda of Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s supplementary budget speech on Wednesday 24 June was the need to support the economy as it gradually reopens as well as to get businesses moving again. Notably, Mboweni announced amendments to the COVID-19 guaranteed loan scheme that was in...
Jeff Buckland, Mahashini Govender, Kate Foster - 29 July 2020 South Africa
Helena Samaha (President and CEO of Lex Mundi): "Equisphere is about matching Lex Mundi’s capabilities exactly to a client’s requirements"
Helena Samaha, first female president in Lex Mundi´s history, comments on The Impact Lawyer´s questions regarding the association and its new launch Equisphere. Lex Mundi is the world´s largest law firm network, providing information to its members about developments in local and g...
Christine Fuessel - 21 July 2020

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