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Dentons hires new COO for Europe
Dentons announces the appointment of Richard Singer as its new European Chief Operating Officer. Richard Singer joined Dentons from White & Case and is based in the Prague office.
What's the cost? The Fee for Intervention (FFI) scheme
Since October 2012, the Fee for Intervention (FFI) scheme has given the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) a statutory power to recover its costs from those found to be in material breach of health and safety law.
Russian foreign trade: trends and potential opportunities for business. Customs aspects
Following the imposition of sanctions by a number of European countries and the United States, the Russian Government is looking to develop and implement alternative means of developing foreign trade.
Dentons contributes to "Asian Capital Into European Property" Special Report
The article was published in Property Investor Europe magazine’s July/August special supplement on "Asian Capital into European Property". It discusses recent trends in Asia-Europe cross-border capital flows and analyzes why, how and where these investments currently occur.
Major changes to Canada's trademark laws—what every business needs to know
The Canadian government recently introduced a Bill which contained the most significant changes to Canada's trademark laws in modern history. Due to the fact that the revisions were contained in an omnibus Budget Implementation Bill, they were introduced without consultation and passed despite serious concerns from intellectual property lawyers and businesses over their potential impact.
Students: Starting Your Career in Law
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Dentons expands its restructuring team
As of August 1, 2014 the global law firm Dentons has strengthened its Berlin office with the addition of Michael Seppelt, Counsel. Michael will work in the field of restructuring and tax and will be a member of the team led by restructuring and reorganization expert Andreas Ziegenhagen.
Notice of Holding Foreign Citizenship or Foreign Residency Permit
On August 4, 2014, Federal Law No. 142-FZ dated June 4, 2014 on Amendments to Articles 6 and 30 of the Federal Law on Russian Federation Citizenship and Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation entered force.
Dentons assembles energy leaders at 2014 Energy Outlook event
Dentons and Navigant hosted the Energy Outlook event at the National Press Club in Washington, DC for the fourth consecutive year. The half-day of panel discussions drew approximately 200 industry leaders, members of the diplomatic corps, congressional staff and press.
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Dentons’ Global Employment and Labor Group includes over 200 lawyers, spread across our offices, who regularly represent management in connection with employment and benefits related litigation, corporate and governmental investigations, executive compensation and counseling projects. With our global presence and contacts, we are one of only a few firms that can provide multinational businesses with a coordinated solution to all their employment and benefits needs throughout the world.
Our employment and labor lawyers are known for their creative, business-savvy counseling skills and, when necessary, their results-driven, highly successful litigation practice. Dentons represents local and multinational businesses with respect to the full range of workforce-related issues and matters, including those listed and linked below.
In addition to concentration in certain industry sectors, we have collective, extensive experience representing employers in all industry sectors, including:
The global reach, consistent high quality, and efficiency of our Global Employment and Labor Group make Dentons uniquely qualified to provide both local and multi-national businesses with a comprehensive and effective employment and labor solution.
The 2013 edition of The Legal 500 US recognizes 15 Dentons practices and 42 lawyers, representing a more than 50 percent increase in total rankings in the past year. Recognition for the Firm includes "seamless extensions of clients’ teams;" "exemplary strategic and tactical leadership;" and "far above other firms, both in technical strengths and business experience." Read more
The 2013 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business recognizes 32 Dentons practices and 82 lawyers. Recognition for the Firm includes "excellent at representing their clients;" "top-notch firm, very good results with them;" and "always prepared, always accessible, and never fail to deliver." Read more
Richard Nicolle (Partner, Employment London) commented in an article featured in Employee Benefits (October 2012) on the UK Government's proposed owner-employee contract 'share-to-rights scheme' and the implications of the scheme for workers and businesses. Read more
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On August 4, 2014, Federal Law No. 142-FZ dated June 4, 2014 on Amendments to Articles 6 and 30 of the Federal Law on Russian Federation Citizenship and Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation entered force. Read more
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS) June jobs and unemployment report, released on Friday, July 3, was a blockbuster. The economy added 288,000 jobs and the unemployment rate fell to 6.1 percent. With the revisions to April's and May's jobs reports, the net increase actually amounted to 317,000 jobs, with growth spread broadly across most industries. Read more
Pursuant to Decree No. 639 of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 11 June 20141, the Republic of Kazakhstan has unilaterally introduced a visa-free regime for the period from 15 July 2014 to 15 July 2015 for the citizens of 10 countries: USA, UK and Northern Ireland, Germany, the Republic of France, Italy, Malaysia, the Netherlands, the United Arab Emirates, Korea and Japan. Read more
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Dentons' Washington, DC, office is pleased to invite you to our seventh annual CLE Seminar for In-House Counsel. Read more
Dentons is pleased to announce the appointment of two new Partners, Jiří Tomola and Ladislav Smejkal who will be based in the Prague office. Ladislav and Jiří, from White & Case in Prague, have been joined by a team of four: Senior Associate Tomáš Osička, Associate Beáta Sabolová who were previously at Švehlík & Mikuláš advokáti, Associate Martin Froněk who joins us from the Prague office of White & Case and Associate Andrea Hamorská from Hogan Lovells in Prague. Read more
Global law firm Dentons advised the managing shareholder Alexander Steinberg on the sale of the majority interest in B+P Gerüstbau GmbH to the newly founded AURELIUS Tochtergesellschaft AURELIUS Mittelstandskapital on all legal aspects of the transaction as well as on a tax-wise optimized structure. Read more
Global law firm Dentons advised Finatem Beteiligungsgesellschaft on the acquisition of lichtbasis meissner – spahn gmbh. The purchase was effected including a reinvestment of the previous shareholders/management and, therefore, is at the same time a management and owner buy-out. The transaction was carried out through a financing provided by BHF-Bank AG. The parties agreed not to disclose the volume of the transaction. Read more
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