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Supreme Court of Canada upholds retirement age rule

May 22, 2014 The Supreme Court of Canada has upheld the compulsory retirement clause in a law firm partnership agreement, deciding that a law firm is within its rights to require that equity partners retire at a certain age. The…

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Barclays' GC awarded $3.6m bonus

Mar 23, 2013 The outgoing general counsel at Barclays, Mark Harding, has been awarded a £3.6m bonus as part of a share incentive plan for the bank's directors and managers. Last month Harding announced that he would retire after…

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Dewey retirees reach settlement with former firm

Feb 12, 2013 A group of 125 Dewey retirees has agreed to settle claims made by the defunct firm, agreeing to pay the Dewey estate $5000 or 25 per cent of payments received from Dewey during 2011-12, whichever is lower. The retirees…

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