Watch: Director of OFSI Giles Thomson on expansion of UK sanctions with Michael O’Kane and Maya Lester KC
Michael O’Kane, Senior Partner of Peters & Peters, hosted the 6 September 2022 event with Giles Thomson, Director of the Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation (OFSI) alongside Maya Lester KC of Brick Court Chambers. The webinar examined OFSI’s response to the expansion of UK sanctions since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and its structural plans for […]
Webinar: How to start your international career as a lawyer
On 26 May, Michael O’Kane, Senior Partner at Peters & Peters, was interviewed by the College of Law Australia, alongside Olivia Kung, Partner at Wellington Legal, Ross Dakin, Partner at Peppercorn Recruitment, and Helen Wu, Director, Business and Legal Affairs, Marketing and Advertising Counsel, PlayStation. Michael discussed his career route to Peters & Peters […]
Webinar: How will ISO 31030 affect work travel crises?
ISO 31030 came out in September 2021 and is the first truly global benchmark for travel risk management, providing a good practice framework. Understanding the standard will help corporate organisations whose employees need to travel to consider the extent to which they are meeting their duty of care to their employees and others in the […]
In-depth: China, Strategic Corruption and the tug of war over Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou
The use of strategic corruption between states has the potential to cast domestic law enforcement bodies as agents in foreign policy and international disputes. International public policy must demand that justice is upheld in terms of due process rather than political bargaining. Introduction By Robert Hanratty, Associate. On 3 June 2021, President Biden issued a […]
C5 London Forum on Global Economic Sanctions – Anna Bradshaw speaking
We are pleased to share that sanctions expert Anna Bradshaw will be speaking at the C5 London forum on global economic sanctions taking place in London on Thursday November 18 2021. Anna will be speaking on the topic of OFAC (Office of Foreign Assets Control) Guidance: Ransomware and virtual currency. Book your place here.
We raised over £1000 for football charity, St Matthew’s Project
We are excited to share that Peters & Peters will be taking part in a sponsored bike ride on the 24th and 25th of November 2021. We will be cycling a distance of 240 miles in the office (the equivalent of London to Paris) while raising money for our chosen charity – St Matthew’s Project, […]
ABA 2021 Antitrust Global seminar series
We are pleased to share that Jasvinder Nakhwal will be speaking at the ABA Antitrust Law Section taking place on November 17th 2021 in London. Jasvinder will be joining the panel discussion on “the world of cartels in 2021”, which will be a discussion on a new era for cartel enforcement in the UK. The […]
VAT fraud: Interdisciplinary research on tax crimes in the European Union. P&P’s Rachel Cook speaking
We are delighted to announce that Rachel Cook will be acting as a national expert at the VIRTEU (VAT fraud: Interdisciplinary research on tax crimes in the European Union) taking place on July 23 2021. This workshop is focused on exploring the interconnections between tax crimes and corruption, and unravelling the intimate relationships that exist […]
Global Investigations Review (GIR) Live London: P&P’s Anna Bradshaw speaking
We are delighted to announce that Anna Bradshaw will be speaking at the GIR Live event taking place on Wednesday 21 July 2021. Anna will be joining the expert panel discussion on topics affecting investigations and developments in financial crime compliance. Register here.
Protax International Conference – Addressing human and legal factors in tax compliance and enforcement in the EU and beyond. P&P’s Neil Swift speaking
We are pleased to announce that Neil Swift will be speaking at the Protax International Conference on 8 July 2021. He will be joining the panel discussion on the role of professionals in tax compliance. Register below: PROTAX International Conference – Addressing Human and Legal Factors in Tax Compliance and Enforcement in the EU and […]