Click here to read the article about rugby, featuring Globalaw’s Bob Latham, in Sports Litigation Alert.
On 1 October 2017, the Prague team of the Dvořák Hager & Partners law firm was strengthened by the addition of experienced attorney-at-law and renowned criminal law expert Jan Vučka, who will be responsible for providing legal services and developing the firm’s practice in the area of criminal law, including criminal liability of legal entities […]
The Ljubljana University gave the Parus Foundation, a socially responsible programme of Law Firm Miro Senica and attorneys, the highest award – Pro Universitate Labacensi, for contributing to the development of the Slovenian academic and economic environment. Since 2006, Parus enabled 33 students to study postgraduate law at the best universities. Click here for more […]
Jackson Walker is proud to announce that partner Kent Sullivan was named the state Commissioner of Insurance by Texas Governor Greg Abbott. Kent will leave the firm to accept the position, where he will oversee the Texas Department of Insurance, which regulates the insurance industry and protects Texas consumers. Click here to read the full […]
This year again, the Globalaw Real Estate Initiative will organise its reception in conjunction with the ICSC US Shopping Center Law Conference. This will be a great opportunity for Globalaw members to connect with colleagues and friends and also to meet new ones. The Globalaw Reception will take place on Thursday 26 October 2017, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Globalaw would […]
A team of Jackson Walker attorneys recently represented San Antonio-based Abraxas Petroleum Corporation (NASDAQ:AXAS) in a set of deals that will increase the company’s land holdings in the Permian Basin. The first deal, which closed in May, involved the acquisition of 1,894 acres of oil leases in the Permian Basin for $20.9 million. Jackson Walker […]
Dvořák Hager & Partners provided legal assistance to Czech Republic Sotheby’s International Realty in connection with its entry into the Czech and Slovak markets. Their advice included assistance in the establishment of business presence and preparation of contractual documentation for Sotheby’s and its clients. The firm’s team was led by Stanislav Dvořák and Lukáš Zahrádka, who […]
The European Commission (EU) wants to strengthen its grip on foreign banks operating in the EU. But this raises obstacles for US banks and some suspect a political. Marco Bolognini, from MAIO Legal, sheds some light on this issue. Read the full article here.
The U.S. Supreme Court resolved a conflict among the federal circuits as to whether Article 10 of the Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extrajudicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters prohibits service by mail. Water Splash, Inc. v. Menon, 581 U.S. __ (May 22, 2017). Read the full article here.