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MGRA distinguida com 3 prémios de excelência atribuídos pela DealMakers Magazine: “Corporate Finance Firm of the Year in Portugal” “Tax Law Firm of the Year in Portugal” “Litigation and Insolvency & Restructuring Law Firm of the Year in Portugal”

A Mouteira Guerreiro, Rosa Amaral & Associados – Sociedade de Advogados, R.L. foi reconhecida pela DealMakers Magazine na edição 2012 dos Country Awards, nas categorias acima elencadas.

MGRA has been recognized by DealMakers Magazine in the Country Awards 2012 edition, in the above mentioned categories.

Os prémios atribuídos por esta conceituada publicação representam uma importante distinção para a Sociedade, reconhecendo a excelência dos serviços jurídicos prestados pelos seus profissionais aos Clientes.

This represents a great honour and raises MGRA as one of the leading law firms in the Portuguese market. MGRA is grateful both to its Clients and its team of professionals.

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The ILN’s Robinson Sheppard Shapiro is ranked in top 5 of Quebec regional law firms by Canadian Lawyer Magazine

Congratulations to the ILN’s own Robinson Sheppard Shapiro, who have been ranked in the top 5 of Quebec regional law firms by Canadian Lawyer Magazine! More…

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ILN Members Fogler Rubinoff & McDonald Hopkins Work Together As Molycorp Acquires Leading Rare Earth Processor Neo Material Technologies in $1.3 Billion Deal

ILN Members Fogler Rubinoff & McDonald Hopkins Work Together As Molycorp Acquires Leading Rare Earth Processor Neo Material Technologies in $1.3 Billion Deal

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HOWARD & HOWARD NAMES NEW LEADERS OF THE FIRM’S CORPORATE PRACTICE GROUP

Royal Oak, Michigan, February 29, 2012:  Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC is pleased to announce that Joseph J. DeVito has been named Chair and Miriam Leskovar Burkland Assistant Chair of the Firm’s Corporate Practice Group.  Mr. DeVito, who practices out of the Firm’s Royal Oak office, concentrates his practice in complex business, financial and real estate transactions, including acquisitions, divestitures and reorganizations, and has counseled management of multi-national corporations, especially with respect to mergers and acquisitions, securities and international business matters.  Ms. Burkland, who practices out of the Firm’s Chicago office, concentrates her practice in corporate and commercial transactions, advising businesses in negotiating and interpreting contracts covering the range from day-to-day operations, including financings, to extraordinary events such as purchases and sales. More…

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ILN Social Media Roundtable

The ILN is pleased to publish the latest roundtable from the ILN Marketing Specialty Group, focused on the topic of Social Media.  Marketers from around the world addressed questions surrounding their firms’ social media efforts, their greatest successes and challenges, and more.

Please click on the link to see the full roundtable.

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Corporate Update

Shareholder’s tighten grip on the purse strings – new rules on executive remuneration commence

By Matthew Pieterse and Charles Cowper of Gadens Lawyers, Sydney

In the wake of the Global Financial Crisis, there have been renewed calls for tightening of corporate governance policies (and purse strings).  In response, the Government recently passed theCorporations Amendment (Improving Accountability on Director and Executive Remuneration) Act 2011, which took effect 1 July 2011.  read more

 

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Connolly Bove Opens Newark, DE Office

Connolly Bove Opens Newark Office

Firm expands footprint in Delaware

Wilmington, DE – Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz LLP is pleased to announce the firm has opened an office at 267 East Main Street in Newark, Del.

Business Law Group attorneys Max Walton and Josiah Wolcott are now based in the Newark office, and will focus on the following law practice areas: Government Representation (State, County & City) and Commercial/Construction Litigation. Other legal services include; Business Planning, Corporate Law, Commercial Real Estate, Intellectual Property, Estates & Trusts, Employment and Family Law.

To see the full release, click here: Connolly Bove Opens Newark Office.

 

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NSW Planning, Environment & Government Update

NSW Development Update

Significant amendments to Affordable Rental Housing SEPP (and changes to Part 3A approval processes)

By Anthony Whealy and Isabella Ferguson of Gadens Lawyers, Sydney

Hot off the heels of the heavily attended PIA and Gadens seminar last night, we now provide (as promised) an outline and analysis of the key changes announced on 20 May 2011 to the State Environmental Planning Policy for Affordable Rental Housing (AH SEPP) read more

 

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Aged Care Update

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Tightening the bond – Aged Care Amendment Bill 2011 (Cth) released

By Arthur Koumoukelis and Jessica Smythe of Gadens Lawyers, Sydney

As part of the Government’s health and hospital reform agenda to better protect accommodation bonds paid by residents of aged care facilities and improve the complaints scheme, the Minister for Mental Health and Ageing, Mark Butler, introduced the Aged Care Amendment Bill 2011 (Cth) (the Bill) to parliament on 27 May 2011.   read more

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Destination India

To learn more about doing business in India, please see the attached Destination India – 2010.

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