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US firms braced for slump in half-year revenues

Jul 22, 2008 US firms are preparing their partners for sinking revenues as they take stock of their financial progress at the half-year stage. Business has been far harder since the start of the year, with Skadden Arps, Latham &…

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DLA Piper scoops $6.7bn biotech merger

Jun 19, 2008 DLA Piper has scored a role in one of the biggest pharmaceutical deals of the year, lining up alongside Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom in the $6.7bn (£3.4bn) merger of US biotechnology suppliers Invitrogen and the…

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Skadden, DLA Piper on $6.7 Life Sciences Merger

Jun 14, 2008 Skadden and DLA Piper advised two California-based companies on a $6.7 billion merger that would create one of the world's largest life sciences companies and a leader in human genome research. Invitrogen Corporation,…

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Clifford Chance revenue rises to record £1.3bn

May 30, 2008 Clifford Chance has retained its position as the world’s biggest law firm after announcing revenue of £1.33 billion for the last financial year, in defiance of predictions of a downturn in the legal sector. Its…

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Skadden nabs senior Jones Day healthcare man

May 4, 2008 Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has boosted its US healthcare practice with the hire of a senior partner from domestic rival Jones Day. Greg Luce, who co-chaired the healthcare team at Jones Day, joins Skadden in…

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