13 August 2014




Firms in Portugal braced for BES fallout
The substantial losses announced by the Portuguese bank means lawyers will pick up work relating to BES´ restructuring Read more

Firms battle for share of surging Iberian M&A market
Latest rankings show five-fold increase in M&A deal value – this growth is set to be sustained, but, as firms compete for market share, some firms are drastically cutting fees Read more

Doubts about Mexico´s potential despite Hogan Lovells launch
Concerns among some analysts that Mexico is too reliant on the global economy to generate continued growth, but Hogan Lovells bets on new offices in Mexico City and Monterrey Read more

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Reshaping your firm

The financial crisis dealt a severe blow to many firms but also presented an opportunity for strategic renewal. How many law firm leaders have taken this opportunity? Exclusive research commissioned by Iberian Lawyer explores which firms have adapted best
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Beginning with the objective in mind:
Measuring the success of legal departments by improving daily processes 

Tuesday, 30th September, Madrid

Measuring success is often overlooked. There are several ways by which legal departments can drive cost savings, increase efficiency and add value through these effective daily mechanisms

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Negotiating the right deal: Infrastructure projects in Latin America  

Tuesday, 30th September, Madrid

What are the current risks and opportunities associated with Latin America´s new legal framework?

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Client View

Keeping it in-house
Doing legal work in-house helps build good relationships with clients, though litigious matters are always outsourced to ´business-oriented´ law firms, says Begoña Barberá
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Legal updates

Labour– Portugal
New criteria for redundancy
By Bruno Barbosa

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Company & Corporate– Spain
Changes to directors´ pay rules
By Naiara Rodríguez-Escudero

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