The Pérez-Llorca/IE Commercial Law Chair analyzes the impact of COVID-19 on M&A operations
The most recent Pérez-Llorca/IE Commercial Law Chair session analyzed the current situation of the M&A sector.
The latest session of the Pérez-Llorca/IE Commercial Law Chair, organized in conjunction with the North American firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, examined the current situation of the M&A sector. In particular, it explored the biggest trends in the world of M&A that have come about in response to COVID-19. The session was opened and moderated by researcher and professor at IE University, Sara Sánchez, who holds a PhD in law. Guest speakers included Pedro Marques da Gama, partner of Pérez-Llorca, and Paola Lozano, partner of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, based in New York.
Sara Sánchez launched the event by discussing the consequences of the COVID-19 health crisis, asking the speakers about the impact it will have when it comes to structuring M&A operations and seeking capital injections.
16 Sep 2020Business and Corporate Law
Student Hadeel Al Sharqawi wins the White & Case Award
Student Hadeel Al Sharqawi receives the IE White & Case End of Degree Prize for her exceptional research thesis on the implementation of ...
04 Sep 2020Global, Comparative and European Law
Dalya Droste on winning the ‘Smart Contract Competition’ and her first steps into an exciting career
Dalya Droste, winner of the Smart Contract Competition offered earlier this year by IE Law School, Jur and the Lab for New Justice, shares her ...
02 Sep 2020Legaltech and Entrepreneurship, Students Experience
IE Law School’s Legal Clinic contributes to improving Indigenous groups’ quality of life
IE’s Legal Clinic students assisted in establishing the legal framework for Arquetipos’ new project, which aims to improve the lives of ...
27 Aug 2020Clinical Education, News, Students Experience
IE Law School students bring technology to hospitalized children and adults
For the third year running, Voluntechies turned to IE Law School students to find legal solutions to the real challenges they currently face.
27 Aug 2020Clinical Education, News, Students Experience
The renewal of the Pérez-Llorca/IE Commercial Law Chair reinvigorates international research on commercial law
The renewal of the Pérez-Llorca/IE Commercial Law Chair reinforces the institutions’ combined commitment to legal research on commercial law issues that impact international markets. For the last ten years, this initiative—which was co-created by IE Law School and law firm Pérez-Llorca—has been dedicated to commercial law research and knowledge-sharing with the wider legal community.
Over the years, the Chair has become a reference point in Spain and a forum for reflecting upon today’s most pressing legal developments. The initiative has held seminars in Madrid, Barcelona, New York and Miami with the participation of academics, judges and lawyers who have reflected upon and deepened their understanding of contemporary legal topics. Some of the topics that the Chair has dove into include corporate governance from a European and US perspective; the interaction between arbitration and jurisdiction; and acquisition strategies in Europe and the US.
Moving forward, the Chair will continue to take a comparative and international approach to commercial law, always considering different legal systems and countries. As a center for debate and reflection on regulatory changes and trends in commercial law, the Pérez-Llorca/IE Commercial Law Chair is dedicated to internationalization.
16 Jul 2020Business and Corporate Law, Faculty, Global, Comparative and European Law, News
Soledad Atienza named Dean of IE University’s Law School
Soledad Atienza has an extensive academic experience and a global vision of legal education. Her commitment and professionalism serving as Vice Dean ...
30 Jun 2020Faculty, Global, Comparative and European Law, News
The Pérez-Llorca/IE Chair analyses the distribution of risks and the modification of contracts in premises leases
The Pérez-Llorca/IE Chair dedicated its latest seminar to analysing the distribution of risks and the modification of contracts in the leasing of ...
29 Jun 2020Business and Corporate Law, Global, Comparative and European Law, News
“Boss Ex Machina”: First Marie Curie Fellowship obtained by a researcher at IE Law School
Professor Antonio Aloisi has been awarded by the European Commission the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship for the project: BOSS EX MACHINA, ...
03 Jun 2020Faculty, Global, Comparative and European Law, News
MIAC and IE Law School sign a collaboration agreement to promote international arbitration
With this agreement, IE Law School aims to promote international arbitration as an alternative for dispute resolution and contribute to the ...
26 May 2020News, Students Experience
The IE Compliance Club: A student led initiative that fosters ethical business practices for a sustainable society
The IE Compliance Club, founded by a group of students of the Master in Global Corporate Compliance, seeks to foster discussions that are the basis ...
19 May 2020Compliance, News, Students Experience
IE Law School creates a series of virtual career initiatives to set students on the path to a successful career
Education today is liquid, and so are our students’ career paths, as they enter and experience a limitless professional world with virtual internships and other blended professional experiences that prepare them for a successful future career. Learn how our students are riding this new wave.
IE University remains at the forefront of liquid learning. Our Blended educational experience seamlessly integrates face-to-face and online teaching, and provides students a highly interactive, efficient, collaborative and fulfilling learning journey that doesn’t end at graduation. In fact, that’s just where it begins. Securing the start of an enriching career path for our students, despite the complex times we are facing, remains our top priority.
With that purpose in mind, our Talent & Careers department has created a series of virtual career initiatives to set our students on the path to a successful career. From virtual internships, developing practice-ready skills with mentors, CV development and networking, to getting in touch with employers and top law firms and companies around the world, we are committed to equipping our students with the skills and tools they need to make a lasting impact in the world.
07 May 2020Business and Corporate Law, News, Students Experience
Professor Antonio Aloisi awarded Giorgio Rota Best Paper Award
Antonio Aloisi, Assistant Professor of Labour Law at IE Law School is awarded with the 8th Giorgio Rota Best Paper Award, on "Digital transformation: ...
20 Apr 2020Faculty, Legaltech and Entrepreneurship
California Bar Examination and QLTS study now possible through IE Law School partnership with BARBRI
With this new agreement, IE Law School becomes the first European Law School to offer a Master of Laws (LL.M.) and Doble Máster en Abogacía ...
17 Apr 2020Business and Corporate Law, Compliance, Global, Comparative and European Law, News, Students Experience
IE Law school adds QLTS agreement to BARBRI partnership, further broadening students opportunities to qualify abroad
IE Law School is uniquely committed to fostering global legal education. As the only law school in Europe to provide BARBRI prep training, students ...
03 Apr 2020Business and Corporate Law, Compliance