19 January 2023
Herbert Smith Freehills advises GPA Global on its acquisition of Cosfibel
International leading law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised GPA Global, a specialist in full service premium packaging solutions, on its acquisition of the French group Cosfibel, one of the world's leading providers of promotional packaging, gifting, and items for luxury brands.
07 December 2022
New approaches by regulators in effort to protect consumers from frauds, failures and fads
A new report suggests regulators across the globe are changing their focus, moving from an emphasis on 'aggressive enforcement' towards a more proactive approach designed to foster market stability, build operational resilience and protect vulnerable consumers.
01 November 2022
Leading for Impact: Herbert Smith Freehills publishes sixth annual responsible business report
Herbert Smith Freehills has today published its sixth annual Responsible Business Report. Highlighting the actions taken by our firm to engage with, and address, the challenges and opportunities faced by our clients and the communities in which we operate, the report demonstrates our ongoing...
20 October 2022
Internet generation ensures banks clock the need for change to meet expectations of customers and staff
Broadening their appeal to a new generation of customers and reacting to the shifting demands of today's bankers are key concerns for the global banking industry, according to a new report from Herbert Smith Freehills.
24 June 2022
For second consecutive year, Herbert Smith Freehills named the only firm globally recognised by Chambers in all Alternative Legal Services specialties
Herbert Smith Freehills stands unrivalled as the only law firm OR provider of Alternative Legal Services in the world to be recognised in all four categories of the 2022 Chambers Alternative Legal Service Providers Guide.
10 June 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Deutsche Bank and JP Morgan as joint bookrunners on 10% capital increase of HOCHTIEF AG
Herbert Smith Freehills advised Deutsche Bank and JP Morgan as joint bookrunners on the increase of HOCHTIEF Aktiengesellschaft’s share capital by just under 10 percent against cash contribution.
09 May 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills appoints first global workforce strategy director
International law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has appointed Helen Hopkin as the firm's first Director of Global Workforce Strategy and Implementation. Hopkin, who is based in London, joins the firm from PwC where she has worked in various operational and HR director roles for over 20 years with...
20 January 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills warns business leaders to 'act now' on patents after news that UPC could be only eight months away
Responding to the news that Austria has now ratified the Protocol to the Unified Patent Court (UPC) Agreement, meaning the new court could be as little as eight months away, Herbert Smith Freehills Partner Sebastian Moore says, " The stakes are high, because the UPC will have the power to order pan...