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Slater & Gordon encourages UK workers to buy shares

Jul 19, 2014 Slater & Gordon, a publicly listed law firm, has announced a plan to encourage workers in its United Kingdom offices to buy shares in the firm. The plan, which is subject to approval by shareholders in an upcoming…

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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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3 Australian firms lead $1.6bn mining deal

Aug 10, 2011 Three Australian law firms are leading the joint $1.6 billion offer by Rio TInto and Mitsubishi for 13.8 per cent of the shares in mining company Coal & Allied. The bidders already own 86.2 per cent of the company, and…

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Bombay High Court rules on Vodafone’s petition

Oct 5, 2010 This article summarizes a recent decision of the Bombay High Court (BHC) in the case of Vodafone International Holdings B.V. The issue before the BHC was whether the tax authorities (Authorities) had the jurisdiction…

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