|DLA Piper has appointed Bryan Pointon and David Ryan as partners. They will be based in the firm’s corporate practice in Sydney. Prior to joining the firm, Pointon was a partner at Malleson Stephen Jaques and Gilbert + Tobin for over 15 years. He was previously admitted to practice in the US and was an attorney at Latham & Watkins in New York. Separately, Ryan is a recognised specialist in public company M&A, equity capital markets transactions and corporate governance. He has specific expertise in the energy and resources industry, having acted on some of the most significant deals in that sector in recent times. Ryan also acts for a number of clients in the engineering and infrastructure, technology and health industries.|
"You can’t manage what you don’t measure"
….so said a General Counsel in a recent discussion we had about the use of data in their legal department.
Indian court declares International Society For Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) as a well-known Trademark
The Court observed that the word ISKCON is a coined trademark ...
Are you ready for the global tax reform?
A brief discussion on how MNCs should respond to the OECD’s new measures relating to Automatic Exchange of Information and Transfer Pricing issues