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Juridical Handbook of Brazilian Investment Funds

Aug 25, 2010 THE JURIDICAL HANDBOOK OF BRAZILIAN INVESTMENT FUNDS Second Edition. The Handbook aims, precisely, present the general normative structure and the mechanisms by which an investment fund is constituted, as well as,…

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Lovells Promotions plunge to 18

Apr 12, 2008 Lovells has promoted 18 associates to its partnership, a significant drop on last year's bumper crop of 31. The year before that the firm promoted 18. As with most City firms this year, Lovells has spread its promotions…

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Kirkland star leaves law for Tchenguiz

Mar 26, 2008 Kirkland & Ellis private equity partner Raymond McKeeve is set to join client and property tycoon Robert Tchenguiz as an investment professional in mid-April. Tchenguiz has been one of McKeeve's main clients for around…

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U.S. law firm layoffs pick up pace as economy slows

Mar 12, 2008 For the second year in a row, 460-lawyer Chicago firm Jenner & Block has axed equity partners. At least 10 partners have been told to give up their equity and some have been asked to leave. Last year, the firm stripped…

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Private equity star McKeeve quits Kirkland

Mar 5, 2008 Private equity rainmaker Raymond McKeeve is to leave Kirkland & Ellis (K&S) in three months for an unknown destination, believed to be a role at a private equity house. McKeeve's surprise departure will be closely…

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