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  • Complements, complications and commitment in client services

    Press

    09 April 2014

    In Ian Jeffery's new blog for Managing Partner magazine, he discusses how law firms are specialising to a greater extent than previously and the ramifications of this approach when looking for sustainable growth.

  • Data protection - a contextual approach to regulation

    Press

    07 April 2014

    Steve Lorber identifies some fundamental problems with the way that Europe approaches data protection regulation and makes some tentative suggestions as to how that approach might be developed in practice, particularly in the context of employment.

  • Lewis Silkin marks tenth anniversary of Oxford office

    Press

    07 April 2014

    Lewis Silkin marks tenth anniversary of Oxford office with teams from across the firm participating in ‘Alternative Triathlon’ to raise money for Oxford Homeless Pathways.

  • Five new partners named at Lewis Silkin

    Press

    01 April 2014

    City law firm Lewis Silkin LLP has today announced the promotion of five senior associates to the partnership, effective 1 April. The additions bring the total number of partners at the firm to 63.

  • Lewis Silkin awarded Best Social Mobility Programme at the Managing Partners’ Forum Awards

    Press

    24 March 2014

    City law firm Lewis Silkin LLP has received the award for ‘Best Social Mobility Programme’ at the 2014 Awards for Management Excellence by the Managing Partners’ Forum.

  • Lewis Silkin listed in Stonewall's top 20 LGB friendly firms

    Press

    20 March 2014

    Stonewall has worked with the Interlaw Diversity Forum to rank firms into a list of 20 for LBG diversity for the first time, with Lewis Silkin coming in at number 14.

  • Lewis Silkin represents Martini in their sponsorship of the new Williams Martini Racing F1 team

    Press

    18 March 2014

    Lewis Silkin’s acclaimed advertising and brand management team is proud to have acted for Bacardi-Martini in their title sponsorship of the Williams Formula One team which will now compete as “Williams Martini Racing”, putting the world renowned name of Martini and its famous racing stripes back on the grid.

  • Bank of England shake-up may trigger rate-setter changes

    Press

    17 March 2014

    Commenting in a Reuters article, Owen Watkins discusses the scandal over alleged manipulation of currency markets which the Bank of England was drawn into last year.

  • Gay lawyers and the quiet revolution you haven’t even heard of

    Press

    14 March 2014

    In an article for Pink News, Geraint Lloyd-Taylor discusses how the legal profession has been transformed by becoming gay-friendly.

  • Stay abreast of whistle-blower protections in the EU

    Press

    06 March 2014

    In an article for the Society for Human Resource Management, Kathryn Weaver relays her thoughts on the UK's "advanced classification", given to it in a Transparency International report on anti-corruption.

  • Lewis Silkin named one of Britain's best employers for sixth year running

    Press

    03 March 2014

    City law firm Lewis Silkin LLP has once again been recognised as one of the UK’s best employers by The Sunday Times’ esteemed ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ survey.  Coming in at number 54, this marks the sixth successive year Lewis Silkin has been included, and the firm is one of only eight law firms to feature in the list.

  • Section 106 Agreements - a note for anyone developing land

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    01 March 2014

    When granting planning permission for development, local planning authorities often impose planning obligations on the party promoting the development. These obligations are usually contained in what are known as Section 106 Agreements or Planning Agreements – separate legal agreements that sit alongside the planning permission. Those agreements will, generally, bind the land to which the planning permission relates – so anyone who owns that land will be bound by the obligations.

  • Spam using Lewis Silkin's name

    Press

    19 February 2014

    It has come to our attention that there are emails circulating purporting to be from Lewis Silkin, whether in reference to the firm or a Barrister called Lewis Silkin.

  • Lush victory over Amazon search

    Press

    17 February 2014

    After the High Court ruled that Amazon breached the copyright of Lush, Lewis Silkin's client and the ethical cosmetics firm, The Law Society Gazette have profiled Simon Chapman, who acted on behalf of Lush.

  • The Immigration Bill and sham marriages

    Press

    14 February 2014

    In an article for The Law Society Gazette, Samar Shams discusses the new measures on sham marriages and civil partnerships arising from the new Immigration Bill.

  • Lush wins trademark fight against Amazon at the High Court

    Press

    12 February 2014

    Following Lewis Silkin and Lush's successful trade mark win over Amazon, The Drum have covered the High Court ruling which determined that the online retailer breached the copyright of cosmetics company Lush by attempting to divert customers to similar products through online search results.

  • UK Court sets online ad precedent with Lush Cosmetics ruling over Amazon

    Press

    12 February 2014

    Following Lewis Silkin and Lush's successful trade mark win over Amazon, Brand Channel have covered the High Court ruling which determined that the online retailer breached the copyright of cosmetics company Lush by attempting to divert customers to rival products through online search results.

  • Amazon loses Lush keyword battle

    Press

    12 February 2014

    The High Court judgment handed down on Monday 10 February 2014, which ruled in favour of Lewis Silkin's client Lush, has been covered in a Managing Intellectual Property article.

  • LLP legislation will affect succession planning, warn firms

    Press

    12 February 2014

    With the incoming Finance Bill legislation likely to adversely affect LLP firms' ability to thoroughly screen talent for partner roles, Fergus Payne discusses the possibility of salaried partners being asked to place more capital in the business in an article for Accountancy Age.

  • Lewis Silkin client Lush wins trademark fight with Amazon

    Press

    11 February 2014

    Following Lewis Silkin and Lush's successful trade mark win over Amazon, The Lawyer have covered the High Court ruling which determined that the online retailer breached the copyright of cosmetics company Lush by attempting to divert customers to rival products through online search results.

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