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Brazilian Upstream Oil and Gas

A Practical Guide to the Law and Regulation, Second Edition

Consulting editor: Dr Eduardo G Pereira

This new edition will include fully updated versions of all of the chapters covered in the first edition (including but not limited to the key elements of the Brazilian upstream legal framework, general Brazilian law, the regulatory entities and other players in the upstream sector, the petroleum legal regime, decommissioning challenges and project finance opportunities), but will also cover the regulatory changes for pre-salt and strategic areas, unconventional operations, local content challenges and other relevant topics.

Publication date: August 2016
ISBN: 9781911078050
Length: 292 pages
Price: £140.00

Credit Derivatives

Understanding and Working with the 2014 ISDA Credit Derivatives Definitions

Author: Edmund Parker, Mayer Brown

With the launch of the 2014 ISDA Credit Derivatives Definitions, which became market standard definitions for documenting credit derivatives transactions on October 6 2014, this new title will provide a detailed and comprehensive analysis of the new 2014 Definitions. The book provides practical reading for lawyers, whether in private practice or in-house, and all credit derivatives market participants looking to gain a solid understanding of the new definitions. 

Publication date: January 2017
ISBN: 9781909416642
Length: 560 pages
Price: £275.00

Consulting editor: Edward Smerdon, Sedgwick, Detert, Moran & Arnold LLP

The third edition of this title features contributions by leading experts on the important aspects of directors' liability, the protection available to directors and the risks of doing business in multiple jurisdictions. Each chapter includes commentary on civil claims and indemnification, regulatory and criminal liability, regulatory issues surrounding global D&O programmes and their ability to provide cover in all intended jurisdictions.

 

Publication date: July 2016
ISBN: 9781909416703
Length: 745 pages
Price: £225.00

Global Investment Funds

A Practical Guide to Structuring, Raising and Managing Funds

Consulting editor: Tom Alabaster, Latham & Watkins

Private investment funds are currently investing more capital than ever and the funds themselves are larger than ever. This practical guide features contributions by leading industry specialists on a wide range of issues arising at all stages of a private investment fund‘s life cycle. Practitioners and other industry participants are likely to gain significant benefit from applying its contents within their own environment.

Publication date: July 2016
ISBN: 9781911078111
Length: 246 pages
Price: £155.00

Investing in Distressed Debt in Europe

The TMA Handbook for Practitioners

Consulting editor: Ignacio Buil Aldana

This co-publication with TMA Europe provides an overview of the European distressed debt market, covering debt trading, non-performing loans, direct lending, restructuring and workouts. It analyses these topics and others from a pan-European point of view, and is intended as a practical guide for anyone seeking a better understanding of the commercial and legal complexities involved in a highly fragmented market where different jurisdictions, legislative frameworks and market practices apply.

Publication date: November 2016
ISBN: 9781911078104
Length: 327 pages
Price: £155.00

Consulting editors: Luis Felipe Mohando, Silke Gotschalk, Martin Schulz and Gerard Tanja

In this timely book produced in association with the International Bar Association, more than a dozen renowned knowledge management professionals provide their expert insights on all aspects of managing knowledge in a law firm. Topics covered include: building the business case for a knowledge management plan; implementing an agreed strategy; organising the knowledge management function; implementing enterprise search technology; and fostering the contribution of lawyers to their clients’ perspective on learning and quality.

Publication date: November 2016
ISBN: 9781911078135
Length: 185 pages
Price: £125.00

Legal Risk Management, Governance and Compliance

Interdisciplinary Case Studies from Leading Experts

Consulting editors: Stuart Weinstein and Charles Wild

This case-study companion provides the next level of critical analysis and legal commentary. Leading experts analyse real-life cases and make recommendations based on lessons learned, offering solutions that will be of use to all those directly involved in, or concerned with, the management of legal risk in the commercial, government or non-profit sector. Checklists and diagrams are included to consolidate core issues and provide a readily accessible view of corporate group structures and associated timelines.

Publication date: October 2016
ISBN: 9781909416512
Length: 196 pages
Price: £125.00

Oil and Gas Sale and Purchase Agreements

SPAs for International Oil and Gas Acquisitions and Divestitures

Consulting editors: John LaMaster and Caroline-Lucy Moran, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Sale and purchase agreements relating to oil and gas assets are highly specialised, reflecting the unique nature and characteristics of the industry itself. This book, written by experienced and well-known practitioners from within the oil and gas industry will provide a practical review of the provisions typically included in such agreements. It aims to benefit lawyers and commercial negotiators working in the industry who handle sale and purchase transactions and who want to better understand the usual terms and conditions involved in those transactions.

Publication date: January 2017
ISBN: 9781911078180
Length: 273 pages
Price: £160.00

Partner Remuneration in Law Firms

A Guide to Reward Structures, Performance Management and Decision-Making

Consulting editors: Michael Roch, Internal Consulting and Polina Pavlova, Willis Towers Watson

This practical book, published on behalf of the International Bar Association, is full of real-life examples and addresses a variety of issues to be considered when designing, managing or administering partner remuneration / compensation systems. It will be of interest to managing and senior partners, board members, HR directors and remuneration committee members of local, national and regional law firms alike.

Publication date: August 2016
ISBN: 9781911078067
Length: 179 pages
Price: £130.00

Power

A Practical Handbook

Consulting editors: Munir Hassan CMS Cameron McKenna LLP, Rajan Phakey, Dentons

Power: A Practical Handbook is aimed at anyone looking for a single source to understand the key issues relevant to the power sector, with an emphasis on the practical application of those issues in the real world.  It offers a guide to understanding  the commercial, economic and legal principles that underpin the sector.

Publication date: March 2017
ISBN: 9781905783854
Length: 251 pages
Price: £135.00

Private Equity Exits

A Practical Analysis, Second Edition

Consulting editor: David Walker, Lathams & Watkins

This practical guide features contributions by leading specialists (including from Latham & Watkins, Linklaters, Macfarlanes and Ropes and Gray) on a range of topics linked to the exit of private equity investments.  Topics featured include preparing for exits, vendor diligence, management issues, auction sales, partial exits, private equity house spin-outs, IPOs, refinancing, winding-up, tax and perspectives from Luxembourg, the US and views on the emerging markets.

Publication date: September 2016
ISBN: 9781911078098
Length: 218 pages
Price: £175.00

Recruiting and Retaining Lawyers

Innovative Strategies to Attract, Develop and Retain Legal Talent

Consulting editor: Rebecca Normand-Hochman on behalf of the International Bar Association

This practical handbook, coordinated by Rebecca Normand-Hochman on behalf of the International Bar Association, explores the opportunities and challenges for adopting effective recruitment, development and retention strategies. Featuring chapters by leading experts in the field, the topics covered include the new employer proposition, equipping partners with the skills and abilities to retain talent, working with legal search consultants, and ways to approach the recruitment and retention of talented people in first-generation law firms.

Publication date: Febuary 2017
ISBN: 9781911078159
Length: 177 pages
Price: £135.00

Authors: Mark Holah and Patricia Collis, Bird & Bird

2016 sees substantial changes to the European Union Trade Mark (EUTM) system, not least the change of name. This practical guide describes how the EUTM system works following those changes, including: what can be protected; how registrations are obtained and maintained; the many potential obstacles to registration and how to overcome them; and the rights given by a registration. In addition it explains the specific and peculiar features of the EUTM system, such as seniority and conversion, and covers the link between EUTMs and the Madrid Protocol.

Publication date: November 2016
ISBN: 9781909416666
Length: 361 pages
Price: £175.00