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26 Feb 2017
How to value a professional services firm in an M&A transaction

M&A activity has been at a high level in the accounting and law sectors for a number of years now; and the indications are that this trend is set to continue. For those who plan to sell, it is important to prepare the deal with a clear focus on the assets that are important to acquirers and which drive the value of the business. Here, Christof Binder, the co-founder of Trademark...

25 Feb 2017
The search for the 2017 IP Hall of Fame inductees continues

Many noteworthy individuals have been put forward for the honour of IP Hall of Fame 2017 induction since we opened the nomination process a couple of weeks ago.  However, if you have yet to submit the name of your IP hero, fear not - there’s still time!  Simply complete our confidential online form to put them in the running to be selected by the IP Hall of Fame...

24 Feb 2017
It’s not often Google goes on the IP attack, so its suit against Uber is a very big deal

The lawsuit filed yesterday by the self-driving business of Google parent Alphabet against Uber and its subsidiaries Ottomotto and Otto Trucking, looks set to catapult trade secret protection and patent infringement back onto the front pages. With the numbers involved — last year Uber shelled out more than $600 million for the months-old Otto — the high profile of the...

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