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Dentons climbs up the Q1 League Tables in Europe
Dentons' European region has made major improvements in the Q1 2016 corporate League Tables and for the first time has entered the Mergermarket Top 10 in Europe. The other most noteworthy improvements throughout various key publications include moving up 10 places to the #2 position in CEE, moving up 16 places to #1 in the UK (mid-market), and climbing 25 places to the #11 position in Germany.
To waive or not to waive future claims in settlement agreements?
The decision of the Commercial Court in Khanty-Mansiysk Recoveries Limited v. Forsters LLP  EWHC 522 (Comm) may not, at first sight, be of obvious importance to HR practitioners. However, this decision highlights important considerations for the drafting of settlement agreements in the employment sphere.
Construction Essentials - keeping construction projects on track
Leading global law firm Dentons, in collaboration with international construction consulting firm Hill International and the Association of Corporate Counsel Middle East (ACCME), assembled industry practitioners in Dubai this month to discuss key challenges facing construction projects in the Middle East.
Give your dough to the baker even if he will eat half of your bread!
A teaching hospital's direct graduate medical education (DGME) payments are made on a per-resident basis and are based on each hospital’s unique per-resident amount (PRA). This PRA, once established, is permanent and cannot be modified or reset, other than by annual updates for inflation.
Professional negligence: conveyancers on both sides of a property purchase found liable to a defrauded buyer
In Purrunsing v. A'Court & Co (a firm) and House Owners Conveyancers Limited (2016) EWHC 789 (Ch) Judge Pelling QC in the Chancery Division of the High Court held that both the buyer's and seller's conveyancing solicitors were jointly liable to the Claimant buyer for a breach of trust arising out of a property fraud, for which they were not entitled to relief under Section 61 Trustee Act 1925 (a statutory provision that enables the Court to relieve a trustee of liability in certain circumstances).
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Six in a row: Dentons wins Legal and Financial Consulting Firm of the Year in CEE
For the sixth year in a row, Dentons has been recognized as “Legal & Financial Consulting Firm of the Year” at the CEE Real Estate Quality Awards.
Dentons Partner Publishes Guidebook on Superfund Litigation
Dentons partner Peter Gray, co-chair of the Firm's Environment and Natural Resources Practice Group, has authored The Superfund Manual: A Practitioner's Guide to CERCLA Litigation, an in-depth look at the cases and issues central to litigation brought under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA or Superfund).
Dentons leaps 25 spots in 2016 BTI Brand Elite index
BTI's analysis stems from in-depth interviews with more than 600 general counsel and legal decision makers at large organizations with revenues in excess of $1 billion. The BTI Brand Elite is a data-driven ranking and the research is independent and unbiased—no law firm or organization sponsors the study, and no law firm influences the results, submits nominations, or provides client names to BTI.
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Businesses around the globe value intellectual property and technology services. These services allow maximum efficiency for companies, providing their customers with their own unique services. In perpetual motion, players must create innovative products and services to feed constant and escalating market demand. Everyone from the developer to the user has an enormous amount invested in products. In this high-stakes environment, you need protection for your original work. This requires a partner with extensive knowledge of different solutions who can choose the best legal remedy.
Dentons’ lawyers understand these requirements and work relentlessly to protect your investment, whether it’s a new medical device, company logo or computer software program. Together, we address complex legal questions with advice tailored to your business needs. From protecting intellectual property rights, through advising on data security issues, technology licensing and sourcing strategies, you receive practical and informed guidance.
Our integrated approach to litigation, counseling and transactions is a powerful strategy that delivers optimal results to you. To provide you with seamless service, members of our Intellectual Property and Technology (IP&T) practice frequently team with lawyers from other practice areas. Our enviable track record includes representing individual inventors, artists and entrepreneurs, public institutions, emerging companies, venture capital groups and global corporations.
Protecting your work to the highest caliber drives our efforts to learn about and promote the latest developments in the intellectual property arena. Our IP&T professionals lecture, teach and publish on intellectual property subjects. Additionally, we participate in committees of related organizations.
Dentons ranked No. 4 overall in Law360’s 2015 Largest Practice Groups Report, the annual ranking of the largest 100 US firms by global partner head count. The Firm also ranked among the top 25 in 10 practice areas: bankruptcy, competition, environmental, insurance, intellectual property, labor and employment, mergers and acquisitions, product liability, real estate, and securities and white collar litigation. Read more
The Legal 500 2016 – "Rodyk & Davidson LLP is 'terrific across the board', praised particularly for its response times, quality of substantive legal advice and advocacy." Read more
Dentons was listed among the top 15 most active law firms for Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) petitions filed in the first half of 2015 by Managing IP. Read more
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We would like to draw attention to the upcoming amendment to the Industrial Property Law concerning changes in the procedure for obtaining protection rights to a trademark. Read more
Dentons Moscow office has recently issued Investing in Russia Guide for companies and financial institutions considering investments in Russia. The report on the legal framework for investments covers corporate, real estate, tax, dispute resolution, banking and finance, regulatory and compliance, employment and migration issues. Read more
On April 4, 2016, the US Senate unanimously passed the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016, S. 1890 (DTSA), which amends the Economic Espionage Act, 18 USC Section 1831 et seq. The broadly supported bill is intended to provide trade secrets owners with federal legal protections on par with the federal rights granted to owners of trademarks, copyrights and patents. For the first time, the DTSA would establish a uniform national trade secret protection standard, including the right to file trade secret suits in federal court. Read more
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Following the 2016 INTA conference, Dentons invites you to join us for a review of the most important trademark developments around the world. Attorneys from Africa, Australia, Canada, China, Europe, Korea, Latin America, the Middle East, Russia, the UK and the US will be presenting. Read more
Omnichannel strategies for retail are essential in today’s competitive marketplace. Consumers buying in bricks-and-mortar stores, may pre-shop online. Stores and shopping centers are increasingly tracking consumers and making location-based offers. Read more
The Legal 500 2016 has recognized 40 Dentons CIS practice lawyers for their outstanding expertise in Russia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan. Read more
Dentons is pleased to announce the recruitment of IP partner Campbell Forsyth from King & Wood Mallesons. Read more
Dentons’ regulatory team members from key jurisdictions around the world recently reflected on trends to monitor in the United States, Europe, China and Canada, culminating in a report titled Dentons’ pick of global regulatory trends to watch in 2016. Read more
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