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LEGAL OPERATIONS

CLOC strengthens board and appoints president

As legal operators meet in London today, CLOC's European arm appoints VMware's Aine Lyons to the board and promotes Google's Mary Shen O Carroll to the role of president.

CLOC

Legal operators converge in London next week

With legal operations an increasingly powerful group, Aine Lyons, deputy general counsel of VMware and one of the founders of industry body CLOC, gives an insight into next week's event in London.

APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

In a busy week of moves around the house, general counsel takes the La-Z-Boy legal seat as retiree puts his feet up.

BLOCKCHAIN

HSBC a $250 billion blockchain buster

Bank reveals FX deals volume in blockchain over last year, breaking down barriers in the finance sector but regulatory concerns remain.

APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

Internal succession planning seems to be in the air the start of this year, as a number of internal promotions are highlighted around the house.