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Grania Langdon-Down investigates the trend towards in-house departments becoming ABSs
Pippa Blakemore, of the PEP Partnership LLP, gives advice on how in-house lawyers can develop influencing and negotiating skills, which are becoming key assets as in-house roles continue to grow
BT’s legal team became an ABS in March 2013. Chief counsel Archana Makol, in conversation with Grania Langdon-Down, explains why they made the decision, and the new subsidiary’s strategy
The Law Society has responded to the European Commission’s call for evidence on the EU Regulatory Framework for Financial Services.
The response is to the Commission consultation under the Start-up initiative. The objective of the consultation is to seek feedback from all relevant stakeholders, including entrepreneurs and start-up communities, with the aim of improving the environment for start-ups in Europe.
Date: Tuesday 2 October Location: London Time: 08:30 – 17:20, followed by a formal dinner from 18:30 – 22:30.
Juliette Enser, interim director of the CMA’s state aid programme will speak about the CMA’s preparations to take on its role as the UK’s post-Brexit state aid regulator.
Legal professionals in the City comprise a significant section of the Law Society’s membership. We work on their behalf to influence the business environment, the law, and the legal market place. We have a City manager, Clive Black, as well as City ambassadors who champion the Society’s work in representing the City.