TITLE

Freshfields follows CC into debate on liability caps

AUTHOR(S)
Binham, Caroline
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Lawyer;4/30/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 17, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is following Clifford Chance LLP regarding the issue on liability caps. Freshfields is planning to broaden its policy beyond the corporate arena to finance and tax as well. According to Julian Francis, chairman of the risk committee at Freshfields, their standard terms exclude the applicability of caps if they infringe local laws or bar regulations.
ACCESSION #
25094622

 

Related Articles

  • City litigation teams close the gap on CC. Harris, Joanne // Lawyer;8/15/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 32, p3 

    Reports that the gap is closing in 2005 between the top litigation practices following a strong year for Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, even though Clifford Chance remains the largest litigation practice in Great Britain.

  • CITY REPORT. Begum, Husnara // Lawyer;2/13/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p14 

    The article reports on developments regarding the legal services industry in London, England. Law firm Slaughter and May topped the rankings for January 2006 after advising on two transactions amounting to $22.8 billion. Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer was in second place while Clifford Chance...

  • FINANCE.  // Lawyer;9/17/2001, Vol. 15 Issue 37, p14 

    Presents information on two firms that provided legal advice for financial companies. Clifford Chance; Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer.

  • Cost-cutting drive keeps Freshfields at top spot in German league tables. Westacott, Gemma // Lawyer;10/25/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 41, p7 

    Focuses on the financial performance of leading corporate law firms in Germany. Dominance of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in the market due to stable revenues; List of top firms in terms of revenue as of October 2004; Percentage increase in the revenue of Clifford Chance, Lovells, and Shearman...

  • CC takes mantle of law's best-known brand. Hoare, Steve // Lawyer;3/12/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p11 

    The article reports on the best known brand in legal market in Great Britain. The law firm Clifford Chance LLP ranked 240th in a table of the top 500 business brands, while Linklaters & Alliance came close second in 247th place. Eversheds LLP divided the magic circle, finishing 236rd, well ahead...

  • The many ways to make a global elite. Byrne, Matt // Lawyer (Online Edition);5/11/2015, p22 

    The author discusses aspects on the international expansion of several law firms including Allen & Overy LLP, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP and Clifford Chance LLP. He states that the law firms have engaged in the strategic tie-ups with other law firms for the development of the business....

  • Freshfields culls finance to focus on corporate. Hoare, Steve // Lawyer;3/12/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p25 

    The article reports on the corporate restructuring of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer's to focus on corporate legal advise. The law firm is reinventing itself as a corporate powerhouse with the finance department on the receiving end of much of the pruning. The restructuring effort will be...

  • CC, Simmons, Freshfields fight for Barclays OFT job. Sawyer, Donna // Lawyer;1/30/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p1 

    The article reports that law firms Clifford Chance, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Simmons and Simmons are competing for the role of adviser for Barclays Bank with regards to an Office of Fair Trading inquiry into bank services to small businesses. The review comes four years after the...

  • International capital markets league tables place Allen & Overy top on debt. Cushnie, Lorraine // Lawyer;2/13/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p4 

    The article reports that Allen and Overy was the top legal adviser for managers of debt issues, with Clifford Chance coming in second, according to league tables covering the international capital markets. Meanwhile, Linklaters and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer were the leading law firms in...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics