Here you will find the latest news about the legal development and the activities of the Alliuris group.
Netherlands, October 2nd 2017 | Lawyer Hans Jonkhout from the Netherlands (partner firm Marree en Dijxhoorn) assessed the legal situation of hyper linking and copyright. Since hyper linking has become a common thing on the internet due to its direct retrieval of relevant information.
Michelman & Robinson attorneys featured on “Best Lawyers in America” list
New York, September 29 2017 | Five Michelman & Robinson attorneys are featured on the 2018 list of “Best Lawyers in America”. It is the oldest and most respected peer-review in the legal profession; therefore it is regarded as a significant honour.
Moscow, September 25 2017 | Lawyer Marina Akeeva’s article (Brand & Partner law firm, Moscow) about employment law got published in magazine “Trudoviye Spory”. It deals with the staff appointment scheme of a company and the resulting legal dispute. These schemes are necessary for companies with several departments because it can be used to settle a difference or win a court case.
London, September 21st 2017 | Martin O’Donoghue, from our partner law firm Kerman & Co (UK), participated as a panel expert in a webinar hosted by Thomson Reuters. The concept of document automation and how SME law firms can leverage these tools to compete in a market disrupted by technology, new entrants, and enhanced client demands, were topics discussed by the panel.
Vienna, September 22nd 2017 | Dieter Heine, lawyer at our partner law firm Vavrovsky Heine Marth in Austria, talks in an interview with the Austrian “Puls 4 News” about Uber vs. Taxi companies. In Vienna Uber uses rental car companies to handle customers. In Austria taxi and rental car companies are under different legal regulations. In the interview Dieter Heine points out why it is important that they get the same legal regulations and that otherwise Uber could take a monopoly position which not only would be detrimental for taxi companies but also for consumers.
Dublin, June 2017 | The Dublin office of Kerman & Co. has accepted the US law firm Clark Hill as another shareholder and trades from now on as “Clark Hill”. In the US Clark Hill runs several offices at the East Coast with some 250 lawyers. Kerman & Co. Ireland will continue the relationship with Alliuris, in the future however as an independent member in Ireland.
Utrecht, 23rd June 2017 | Marree en Dijxhoorn hosted this years Summer School in Utrecht. The participants from different law firms from the Alliuris group talked about crowdfunding and other legal matters. Alexander Steenaert, from our partner law firm Marree en Dijxhoorn in the Netherlands, introduced the Dutch legal system, the law firm itself and how to become a lawyer in the Netherlands.