Madeline Anderson




Articles

M&A

Nelson Mullins to combine with Redgrave, expands e-discovery capabilities

19 Nov 2020 at 22:40 BST

Two big names in e-discovery law and information governance, Am Law 100 member Nelson Mullins and Redgrave, are set to combine in one of the largest law firm mergers so far this year


Moves

Aussie legaltech specialist LawAdvisor looks to grow its global market share with London move

26 Nov 2020 at 02:31 BST

The startup, which is backed by a co-founder of Google Maps, has moved its headquarters to the British capital to position itself at the centre of the global legaltech industry


Litigation

China’s first ruling on unlawful use of facial recognition technology

10 Dec 2020 at 11:33 BST

In the first case of its kind in the world’s largest surveillance system, a Chinese court has found a wildlife park’s use of facial recognition technology was illegal


Hires

Cooley strengthens cyber/data/privacy team with former Facebook assistant GC

17 Dec 2020 at 11:46 BST

Cooley has boosted its cyber/data/privacy team and East Coast trial bench with the hire of Tiana Demas from Facebook, where she was assistant GC and led a team investigating cyberattacks


Joint venture

Top Singapore law firm Rajah & Tann announces joint venture to combine legal and tech solutions

12 Jan 2021 at 13:04 BST

In a first for the city-state, Singapore-headquartered law firm Rajah & Tann has teamed up with local cybersecurity provider Resolvo Systems to help businesses manage digital data amidst increasing cyber threats


E-commerce

DWF advises Ocado Retail on sale of pet supplies brand Fetch to Paws Holdings

13 Jan 2021 at 16:30 BST

The sale comes as Paws Holdings aims to enhance its e-commerce offering in a market worth €41bn annually and Ocado Retail moves to focus on its grocery business, despite a rise in demand for pet supplies during the pandemic


Mergers

Paul Hastings advises Francisco Partners on Consignor merger

19 Jan 2021 at 16:10 BST

The tech-focused invesment firm is set to combine its portfolio company Consignor with Marlin Equity Partners-backed Unifaun


Class action

Mishcon de Reya launches £600m collective action against BT

21 Jan 2021 at 16:23 BST

London-based law firm representing 2.3 million BT customers seeking compensation for alleged landline overcharging