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20 08, 2018

Teacher Stern Act For Shareholders Of Genius Sports Group In Acquisition by Apax Partners

By | August 20th, 2018|Commercial, Corporate, Gaming|

Martine Nathan, George Stead, Andrew Hughes and others were delighted to act for the shareholders of the Genius Sports Group in agreeing the terms on which private equity firm Apax Partners will acquire the Genius Sports Group. Founded in 2000 Genius Sports is a leading global player in sports data, insights and media distribution. Providing technology to more than 150 [...]

17 07, 2018

Brexit Legal Update 2 – European Nationals Living in the UK: Latest Government Guidance

By | July 17th, 2018|Immigration|

In a document entitled “Statement of Intent” the Home Office has published further details about the scheme it intends to put in place for European nationals and their family members (living in the UK) in the lead up to Brexit, including draft Immigration Rules that set out in detail what the scheme will look like (the Draft Rules). It means we [...]

16 07, 2018

Team TS Take On The Three Peaks Challenge

By | July 16th, 2018|About Us|

On 4th August 2018 our intrepid team of walkers will be taking on not 1 peak, not 2 peaks, but 3 PEAKS in just 24 hours in support of our nominated charity Grief Encounter. This amazing charity supports bereaved children and their families to help alleviate the pain caused by the death of someone close. Their services are free as they are funded through [...]

1 06, 2018

Contentious Construction Legal Update: Rock and Roll With It In Writing

By | June 1st, 2018|Construction, Dispute Resolution, Services|

Christopher Philpot, Senior Associate in the Dispute Resolution & Contentious Construction Team at Teacher Stern LLP considers the recent decision of the Supreme Court in Rock Advertising Limited v MWB Business Exchange Centres Limited and the potential impact on parties who verbally agree variations to contract works in circumstances where the contract contains a clause prohibiting oral modification. No Oral [...]

10 05, 2018

Contentious Construction Legal Update: Enforcing Adjudication Awards

By | May 10th, 2018|Construction, Dispute Resolution|

A recent decision in the TCC has established an additional ground to stay enforcement of an adjudicator’s award which, in certain circumstances, could make enforcing an adjudicator’s award more challenging. Case Background Fraser J in Gosvenor London Limited v Aygun Aluminium UK Limited  identified a new ground for a party to rely on to stay enforcement of an adjudication award. [...]

24 04, 2018

The Windrush Generation – Home at Last

By | April 24th, 2018|Immigration|

We have followed with interest the developments of this story and were delighted to hear Amber Rudd’s announcement yesterday that those referred to as the “Windrush Generation” will be granted British citizenship at no cost. This is a fantastic result for those caught up in the confusion, further details of which are below. The term “Windrush Generation” refers to migrants [...]

15 02, 2018

Teacher Stern Vacation Scheme Programme 2018

By | February 15th, 2018|About Us|

Applications for our 2018 Vacation Scheme Programme opened on 11th January 2018 and will close on 30th April 2018. Participants will be taking part in this programme with a view to securing training contracts for the 2020 intake, though it is possible that further 2019 places will be available. This year the open days will be held on 9th May and 16th [...]

13 02, 2018

Joint Breakfast Seminar with Channel Telecom: Practical Steps To Be Ready For The GDPR

By | February 13th, 2018|Corporate, Technology, Media & Telecoms|

Teacher Stern Data Protection specialists Martine Nathan and Tom Gibby will be co-hosting a breakfast seminar with Channel Telecom on the practical steps to undertake in order to get ready for the GDPR, specifically for those in the Telecoms industry. The breakfast seminar will take place on Friday 16th February 2018 at Teacher Stern offices.

7 02, 2018

5 weeks, 5 countries, 5 challenges – One man

By | February 7th, 2018|About Us|

Starting on the weekend of 31st March 2018, Andrew Hughes, Associate in our Corporate and Commercial team will be taking on five events in five countries on five CONSECUTIVE weekends all in support of the firms nominated charity, Grief Encounter. Andrew will be taking on: Tour of Flanders Sportive – a 232km one day cycle up the steep climbs and [...]

15 01, 2018

Brexit Legal Update – European Nationals Living in the UK: Latest Government Guidance

By | January 15th, 2018|Employment, Human Resources & Recruitment, Immigration|

In December, after months of negotiation, the UK government reached an agreement in principle with the EU across three areas including on the rights of EU citizens living in the UK. The Home Office together with the Department of Exiting the EU have published guidance accordingly. This guidance is not yet law and remains subject to change as negotiations continue. However, it [...]

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