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Former ELP partner Deep Roy starts finance + fashionable insolvency boutique law firm Equilex

Former Economic Laws Practice (ELP) partner Deep Roy, whom we had reported to have resigned in March, has started up a boutique firm under the name Equilex, in the finance and sexy flavour-of-the-month insolvency space. “I had this in my mind ever since I was planning to move on,” he said about the firm, which he started on 1 May in a temporary office ... Read More »

5 sports lessons a former pro athlete uses to succeed in business

A surprising number of CEOs played sports when they were younger. Former Whole Foods CEO Walter Robb was the captain of the Stanford Soccer Team. Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman played varsity squash and lacrosse at Princeton. Even Mark Zuckerberg was a high school fencing star. One Ernst & Young survey found that 96 percent of women in C-suite roles played sports. After playing professional ... Read More »

Former FBI head Robert Mueller to oversee Trump-Russia investigation

As special counsel, Mueller has the power to subpoena documents and prosecute any crimes, independent of Congress. Photograph: J. Scott Applewhite/AP The Department of Justice has appointed former FBI director Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate alleged ties between the 2016 presidential campaign of Donald Trump and Russian operatives. Mueller will also investigate Russian intervention in the election generally. ... Read More »