The General Court of the European Court of Justice recently clarified the definition of independence in the legal profession and demonstrated how the viewpoint has evolved since the AM&S and Akzo Nobel decisions.
Contrary to popular belief, the act of prioritising long-term goals and engaging with stakeholders returns higher profits than otherwise feasible for these companies.
These statistics are part of the findings from CMS’s European Class Action Report 2021 over the five year period from 2016 to 2020.
The COVID crisis has pushed law firms to adapt and evolve, accelerating the legal technology landscape.
The UK Law Societies’ Joint Brussels Office analyses how cross-border commercial agreements will be enforced in a post-Brexit Europe between British and continental entities.
The recovery package, hailed by many, could be seen as a landmark decision for the future of the European Union
The short term impact of COVID-19 on people, businesses and markets applies across sectors and market segments, and requires a range of immediate actions, while positioning for the strongest possible future.