Our corporate team has advised leading European manufacturer Norbar Torque Tools during its sale to Snap-On Inc, an S&P 500 company based in Wisconsin, for US$72 million.
Turnover at Penningtons Manches for the latest financial year has risen by more than 12% to £69.6 million while net profit has increased by almost 50% to £14 million.
We present a series of briefings produced by some of our practice area and sector teams on the key implications of the UK’s landmark decision to leave the EU for both businesses and private individuals.
The divorce of Tini and Hugh Owens has been described ‘as the most significant divorce case of the century’ so far. Mrs Owens has now been granted permission to appeal to the Supreme Court.
We have acted for John Earthey, majority shareholder of the Worldnet group of companies in the UK, on the sale of the UK and Paris businesses to Worldnet's US owners. Grant Thornton also advised on the transaction.
The Law Commission has begun a consultation which aims to update will-making laws in this country so that they are fit for purpose, relevant to life today and in tune with technology. Responses are required by 10 November 2017.
We provide a detailed review of the impact of Brexit on EU trade marks, Community designs, the Unitary Patent and the Unified Patent Court as well as considering supplementary protection certificates and exhaustion.
A US Supreme Court judgment on the colours, shapes and stripes in cheerleader uniforms is likely to have significant implications for the retail and consumer products sectors.
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