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Luxury

LUXURY LAW SUMMIT

Everything old is new again

'New' luxury will meet the vintage revolution at the 7th Luxury Law London Summit next month, and also look at the secondary market.

Litigation/dispute resolution

CORRUPTION

What's sauce for the Canada goose….

Woeful tale of two companies as Justin Trudeau faces calls to resign over SNC-Lavalin corruption and angers China over Huawei, but at least makes US happy.

Intellectual property/trademark

PATENTS

Women's lost intellectual property

US patent and trademark office releases report on trends and characteristics of women inventors, echoing findings from IWPR report.

Employment

PARTNERSHIP

Major jump in UK partners

Despite political uncertainty UK law firms have added 307 partners, but is it an increase or a correction?

Corporate/commercial

BREXIT

Ireland seeks a 'Brexit dividend'

As landmarks 'go green' for St Patrick's Day, Ireland 's legal community heads to DC in campaign mode with ambition to reap a Brexit dividend.

Banking/finance