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RPC to bring multi million pound claim against Britain's richest man

17th December 2012

It has been reported that lawyer firm RPC is set to bring a multi-million pound claim against Britain's richest man, Lakshmi Mittal. Backing the corner of Indian businessman Manmohan Varma, it is set to become one of…

Ryanair investigation set to go ahead after Court of Appeal ruling

14th December 2012

A new ruling by the Court of Appeal (CoA) means that a long-running investigation into the actions of budget airline Ryanair can now be continued by officials at the Competition Commission (CC).   The well…

Autonomy instruct London firm to help with HP allegations

14th December 2012

A Magic Circle firm has been enlisted by the enterprise software company Autonomy to represent them over claims by Hewlett-Packard (HP) that they engaged in widespread accounting fraud prior to being taken over by the…

HSBC seek advice from Magic Circle firm over record fine

13th December 2012

The financial services group HSBC have enlisted the help of one of London's biggest law firms, to advise them over the handling of their recently imposed record fine of $1. 921 billion (£1. 19 billion) for money…

FSA chief joins Barclays in-house team as part of restructure

13th December 2012

The former CEO of the Financial Services Authority (FSA), Hector Sants, has joined Barclays as the head of their compliance function, in what marks the start of a small scale restructuring of their in-house team. Sants…

GCSE English marking judicial review begins at High Court

12th December 2012

A judicial review into this summer's GCSE English exam marking fiasco has just begun, with barristers from one London chamber set to square off against each other. The Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL)…

Raft of law firms advise on Delta acquisition of Virgin Atlantic stake

12th December 2012

A raft of multinational legal firms, including private practices holding some of the most senior corporate solicitor jobs in London, have advised on the acquisition by Delta Air Lines of a sizeable stake in Virgin…

Newly listed MegaFon acquire stake in mobile retailer

11th December 2012

MegaFon, one of the largest telecom operators in Russia, have confirmed that they will be indirectly acquiring a 50 per cent stake in the mobile retailers Euroset, who also hail from Russia, with the help of three of the…