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The UK’s class action regime has been in place for less than a year, but it has already attracted a £19 billion collective action against MasterCard.

26 August 2016

Much uncertainty remains over how the referendum vote will be implemented. In this article we identify some of the key messages that are emerging for employers.

11 August 2016

Ian Wood, E&I partner, provides an introduction to the mechanics of the UK government's EMR policy

10 August 2016

Human resources input into disciplinary investigations and legal claims for unfair dismissal: an update from King & Wood Mallesons

10 August 2016

Dress codes and discrimination in employment: King & Wood Mallesons report

10 August 2016

Whistleblowing, the public interest disclosure act and unfair dismissal

10 August 2016

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King & Wood Mallesons has advised the naturally fast-food chain LEON on its £19 million corporate financing, secured from challenger bank OakNorth Bank Limited (OakNorth). The transaction...

17 August 2016

KWM has advised ASX-listed SG Fleet on its acquisition of UK company Fleet Hire

08 August 2016

King & Wood Mallesons has advised a large consortium of Chinese investors on the acquisition of West Bromwich Albion Football Club

08 August 2016

King & Wood Mallesons has scooped the award for Funds Team of the Year at The Lawyer magazine’s annual awards

12 July 2016

At this year's Summer Party, our Real Estate partners discussed the complications Brexit may pose to real estate businesses and investors.

11 July 2016

King & Wood Mallesons is delighted to announce that partners Dorothy Murray and Louise Freeman have been named in Legal Week’s ‘Rising Stars in Litigation’.

06 July 2016

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International guide covering the anti-bribery and corruption regimes of the following regions: Australia, Belgium, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, UAE and UK.

26 July 2016

A look back at the significant reduction of regulatory controls and red tape, and looking forward at investment trends, further deregulation and predictions for Chinese outbound investment.

25 July 2016

In this issue we continue to focus on the latest legal and market developments, with our partners across Africa, that are of interest to investors and businesses operating on the continent.

19 July 2016

While the mainstream Brexit debate has been almost solely UK-focused, King & Wood Mallesons has captured the European business perspective

10 May 2016

King & Wood Mallesons, together with ASIFMA and J.P. Morgan, has jointly prepared a report on “Access Programmes and Reforms in the Cross-Border RMB Market”.

27 April 2016

Over a four-month period, King & Wood Mallesons met with some of our key clients to discuss their views on Brexit. We sat down with chief executives, managing directors, heads of risk and heads...

14 March 2016