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Amani-Cane Elouazani

I am a law graduate with an LLB, LPC and Master of Law focused in corporate law. I am the former business owner of online clothing brand “LBE Store” as featured in a number of UK national newspapers and the NY Post. My current side hustle is my true crime YouTube channel.

Snapshot Update: Moncler acquires Stone Island for €1.15bn

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Moncler cements itself as a forerunner in the luxury fashion industry by acquiring keynote designer brand and recognised competitor, Stone Island. The acquisition, financed partly by cash and partly by shares, is expected to happen in two phases. Moncler will acquire 70% of the stock from Stone Island owner, Carlo Rivetti and family, while the …

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Snapshot Update: Caesars Entertainment to acquire William Hill

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On Monday 28 September, Caesars Entertainment announced its plan to acquire the British gambling company William Hill. The deal comes in an attempt by William Hill to conquer the expanding U.S. sports betting market. Caesars intends to combine its land-based casinos with William Hill’s online franchise and has offered to buy the company at a …

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Snapshot: Denton’s coronavirus office closures

Dentons have closed two UK offices and moved its staff to permanent home working. The world’s largest firm closed its Aberdeen and Watford offices, leaving 66 employees to pursue virtual ‘from home’ working arrangements. Lisa Sewell, the managing director for the UK, Ireland and the Middle East said remote working was a success and “… …

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Snapshot Update: An obstacle to Google’s $1.2bn acquisition of Fitbit

EU Regulators have demanded that Google restrain from using Fitbit’s health data to improve its search engine, in return for EU approval of the deal. Previously, Google pledged not to utilise the data to boost advertising, but this promise was not enough to satisfy EU regulators. However, after a landmark case against Apple, where the …

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Changing the conversation around sexual assault: The case against Ghislaine Maxwell

WHO IS GHISLAINE MAXWELL? Ghislaine Maxwell is often described as a British Socialite and, while that is true, it doesn’t describe all of who she is. She is 58 years old and she comes from a once very powerful family. Her father, Robert Maxwell, was a member of parliament in the 1960’s and a British …

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More people could be killed from an economic recession than from the Coronavirus

Experts have warned that the health effects of shutting down the UK economy may kill more people than the Coronavirus.  In a historic conference on Monday 23rd March 2020, the Prime Minister of England, Boris Johnson, urged the public to stay away from pubs, restaurants and theatres and to work from home in a bid …

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The £12 billion merger of Sainsbury’s and ASDA and its effects on the grocery ecosystem

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Background: With the uncertainty associated with Brexit and little growth in the supermarket sector, chains have been seeking new sources of revenue. In April 2018, an announcement detailing the potential merger between Sainsbury’s and Asda was released, creating hype on what could be the biggest shake-up in grocery retail in the UK market since Morrison’s …

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Corruption: EU revives proposal to tackle money laundering

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“A string of developments across the European Union suggests that the battle against money laundering is far from won.” In September 2019, Dutch bank ABN AMRO was investigated for money laundering. The same month, German authorities raided Deutsche Bank’s Frankfurt headquarters looking for information related to a money laundering scandal. Also in September, Swedbank agreed …

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