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Law firms are wooing energy-focused lawyers to their project finance teams. Here's why they're in demand and what they'll be focusing on in 2021.

Summary List PlacementCompanies in the energy sector are moving full steam ahead on big projects in 2021 driven by demand for renewable solutions— and elite law firms are gearing up to fight for work with hires in debt and finance groups. Firms like Kirkland & Ellis and Allen & Overy have all recently hired energy pros to bulk up... go to Article >

'We’ve allowed this to happen': Why it's 2021 and Ontario is still headed for a COVID cliff

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In the hours leading up to the release of new modelling showing Ontario careening toward a COVID cliff,... read more

How Defiant Studios Banks on a Financing Model With Microbudgets and Emerging Talent

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Within the DNA for Defiant Studios, the production banner behind Terry Crews’ 2020 hit “John Henry” and last month’s “Phobias,” are two companies: You’ve definitely heard of the scrappy, microbudget mentality that has made Blumhouse Productions a... read more

The 33 most innovative HR leaders who steered employees through a global crisis — and the plans they're using to create more flexible, equitable...

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Summary List PlacementTalent leaders have had their hands full. A global pandemic upended traditional models of work as employers across industries sent staff home from the office. Leaders in human resources were tasked with figuring out how... read more

55 influential business and leadership books that can instantly boost your management skills

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  Summary List Placement Reading is a common denominator among successful people in business. New information and perspectives help us grow smarter, more innovative, and more resilient over time. Below, you'll find 55 of the most influential... read more

Tech Talk With Sean Burch and Alex Kantrowitz: What to Expect From Big Tech’s Congressional Hearing on Misinformation

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A who’s who of Silicon Valley tech executives are set to testify (virtually) before Congress once again on Thursday, giving TheWrap’s Sean Burch and Big Technology‘s Alex Kantrowitz plenty to discuss on the latest episode of Tech Talk.... read more

First drive: 2021 Bentley Mulliner Bacalar prototype review

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Does Crewe's ultra-exclusive £1.5 million speedster represent a bold new future for its coachbuilding arm? Exclusivity, it seems, is a tricky balancing act. The world’s billionaires want their cars to be unique to them, but they haven’t got to... read more

The ‘Elon Musk Effect': Endeavor Hopes New Board Member Will Bring IPO Gold

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Billionaire tech entrepreneur Elon Musk, the newest board member at Ari Emanuel’s Endeavor Group Holdings Inc., brings a new kind of star power to the financially troubled entertainment conglomerate that could drive a successful IPO, experts... read more

Robinhood's top lawyer critiques SPACs — Goldman wants interns in-person — Inside Apollo's Athene deal

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Summary List PlacementGood morning and welcome to Insider Finance. I'm Dan DeFrancesco, and here's what's on the agenda today: Robinhood's top lawyer, an SEC alum, said SPACs and crypto should be the focus of incoming regulators Goldman... read more

Big Law is scoring talent from the Big 4. Here are the law firms winning the battle for professional services talent.

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Summary List PlacementAs the country's largest law firms continue to grow in size and scope, many are now looking beyond just legal talent to drive their business forward. Traditionally, law firms have tapped all-star lawyers to leadership... read more

New BMW 128ti: front-drive hot hatch vs Ford and Renault rivals

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BMW aspire to lead the hot hatch pack The front-driven 1 Series arrives as the ‘ultimate front-driving machine’, a hot hatch out to quash the Focus ST and Mégane RS 300. So does it? Now seems like a bold time to be launching a new kind of... read more