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Dentons achieves top rankings in Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020
With 64 practice rankings, Dentons continues to be highly ranked by leading legal publisher Legal 500 in the Asia Pacific region.
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) hub
We bring to bear our own experience of dealing with the impact of COVID-19 in each of our markets, coupled with local knowledge and legal solutions, to help you fully assess and address its ramifications across countries. If you need oversight of the latest local government announcements or a comparison guide to the regulations that apply to your employees across markets, we are here to help you.
The New Dynamic
There is no new normal for any organization for the foreseeable future. But as you navigate the unknown, Dentons will be there to support you in this New Dynamic. In this hub you will find our latest global legal news as well as guidance on how to progress a digital strategy at this time; quick pivots you might like to consider; how to scenario plan for the months ahead; the importance of taking time out to reflect on your leadership skills and guidance on supply chain resilience issues and environment, social & governance performance opportunities.
2020 Global tax guide to doing business in...
Our online 2020 Global tax guide to doing business in… highlights the complexities of corporate tax systems in approximately 40 countries across Africa, the Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia and Europe.
US Policy Scan 2021
Dentons’ US Public Policy practice is pleased to release its annual Policy Scan, an in-depth look at policy at the Federal level and in each of the 50 states. In this document we provide a first look at the key policy questions for the next year in the states, the House of Representatives, the Senate and the new Administration. Additionally, we examine the people who will be driving change.
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The Legal 500 EMEA 2019 recognizes over 130 Dentons lawyers
The 2019 edition of The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa has recognized 133 Dentons lawyers, of which 89 have been included in the elite “Leading Lawyers” list, while 44 are listed as “Next Generation Lawyers”.
Dentons launches combination with Durham Jones & Pinegar in Utah
Dentons becomes the first global law firm in Utah, and continues the momentum of Project Golden Spike, helping clients navigate the New Dynamic in 36 US locations.
Dentons launches combination with leading law firm in Angola
In 2020, Dentons has announced 23 new offices. Dentons launches combination with LEAD Advogados in Angola, further strengthening the foundation for Dentons to become the leading Pan-African law firm owned and controlled by Africans across 14 locations on the continent.
There's an appetite and drive to change the global energy mix from one dominated by hydrocarbons to one with a greater balance of renewable energy. The result? An explosion of activity in the renewables sector, including the solar industry. Ever-changing government incentives, falling global capital costs and development of new technologies has created an exciting, challenging environment for investors and developers alike.
Dentons is committed to supporting the global solar industry. We have the in-depth experience, strength and regulatory and commercial perspective to facilitate the industry's progress.
At Dentons, we have focused on developing a team of solar energy specialists over the last 10 years. We have advised multinational organizations, developers, utilities, banks, landowners and contractors on all aspects of solar project development and investments—we can view your solar activities from all perspectives. With Dentons, you're assured of truly global assistance extending across Asia, Europe, the Middle East region and North America. Partner with the team that is working on the largest series of solar projects in the UK and what could be the world's largest solar installation.
Our market-leading experience gives us an extensive understanding of local and global regulatory regimes. Coupled with our know-how of the solar commercial drivers from multiple perspectives (including developers and lenders), this means we can provide you with specifically-focused legal solutions.
Dentons helped Lightsource acquire 15 large scale projects that were fully developed and accredited before August 1 (including the largest solar photovoltaic project in the UK). We have also subsequently helped them acquire a portfolio of four small-scale solar photovoltaic projects.
Dentons, the world’s largest law firm, has strengthened its Energy practice with the promotion of Maksym Sysoiev to partner.
Dentons Energy partner Lucille De Silva has been named by The Lawyer as one of its Hot 100 for 2017. She is one of just three UK energy lawyers recognised in the prestigious list this year.
Canada: In December 2019, the Government of Canada committed to using 100% clean electricity to satisfy the power requirements for all federal buildings in jurisdictions where available by 2022, and by 2025, in other locations where renewable power is less accessible.
The first half of 2020 has seen a number of significant market and regulatory developments in the European renewables industry, but in this sector, as in the rest of the economy, the impact of COVID-19 and responses to it have been the dominant feature.
As we start a new decade, the forces shaping the European renewables sector are familiar enough, but the longer-term future in each market is becoming harder to predict. Download the 2020 edition of our guide for snapshots of the industry across 20 jurisdictions in Europe and Central Asia.
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Dentons has advised Statkraft, Europe’s largest producer of renewable energy, on its acquisition of Solarcentury, a global solar power company.
Dentons’ Banking and Finances practice team advised Erste Group Bank AG and ING Bank Śląski S.A. on refinancing a transaction to acquire solar energy projects in Poland with a total capacity of 42 MW, by a company belonging to a fund managed by Aberdeen Standard Investments.
Global law firm Dentons advised Mobisol, a pioneer in solar power systems for households in developing countries, in its takeover announced today by French energy company ENGIE. Thanks to its unique global footprint, and in particular its strong presence in Africa, Dentons was able to seamlessly support the acquisition of Mobisol’s parent company and its subsidiaries across seven jurisdictions.
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