Every year, the prestigious London-based magazine ”The Lawyer” elects the "Law Firm of the Year" in various categories. The magazine has just published the nominees, and it turns out that MAQS Law Firm (Copenhagen) is nominated in the category ”Law Firm of the Year: The Nordics”. According to The Lawyer, there are six nominees. The suspense will be relieved at a ceremony in London on 20 February 2014.Read more
Recently, MAQS Law Firm Copenhagen has received an extraordinary great honour. We are now on the Financial Times’ list of the most innovative law firms in Europe. More precisely, we hold the place as no. 44. Below us are a number of British and continental law firms of high standing, whereas there are no other Nordic law firms on the list.
In addition, we were short-listed in the ”corporate strategy” category when the Financial Times granted the prestigious innovation awards at a fant...Read more
MAQS Law Firm has carried out a minor management reshuffle, according to which one of the members of the executive committee, Philip Graff, who was up for re-election, has been replaced after four years’ service. New member of the executive committee is 52-year-old Attorney-at-Law and Partner Lars Lokdam. Partners and Attorneys-at-Law Rasmus Lund and Stefan Reinel will continue as members of the executive committee. They will be up for re-election in 2014.
MAQS Law Firm wishes to thank...Read more
The nominations for the annual Swedish award “Law Firm of the Year” have been announced.Read more
For the second straight year, MAQS Law Firm is participating actively in the Movember campaign which focuses on men’s health – especially in relation to cancer. The campaign is already in full swing, and Tuesday, 5 November, the donations have resulted in a position for MAQS as number four in front of large Danish firms, public organs and other players supporting the campaign like LEGO, Danfoss, and Maersk.
”As MAQS is doubling the amount donated by the employees, MAQS has already com...Read more
The Crown Prince Couple’s Awards 2013 were presented in a grand show at the Sydney Opera House on October 28. The voluntary national organisation Natteravnene (Night Owls) received the Crown Prince Couple’s Social Award and half a million Danish kroner.
“We congratulate Natteravnene with the award,” says partner and lawyer in MAQS Law Firm, Jeppe Brogaard Clausen, who is responsible for the legal work in relation to Natteravnene by way of the umbrella organisation The Foundation for So...Read more
MAQS Law Firm has decided to reorganise its efforts in Greenland. This means that our cooperation with the Greenlandic law firm INA:NUNA will be phased out. We have made this decision for several reasons.
Firstly, during the past half year the future industrial development in Greenland has become quite uncertain – and nobody can tell when this uncertainty will be reduced.
Secondly, it has been proved that the type of cases that we have in Greenland might just as well be handled...Read more
The Maritime Labour Convention from 2006 has entered into force in 30 countries (including Denmark). The Convention aims to ensure all aspects of maritime employment, from the conclusion of the employment contract to the work and social security on board a ship. The conditions apply to all ships.
Thus, the Danish shipping branch needs to go through its employment contracts in order to safeguard that all conditions mentioned therein comply with the Convention as implemented into Danish l...
On 10 September 2013 the pharma group AstraZeneca – represented by MAQS Law Firm – won an important leading case in the Supreme Court.
The case, conducted by the lawyers Ebbe Holm and Rasmus Lund, related to limitation in respect of a possible claim of damages as a consequence of AstraZeneca’s withdrawal of a medical drugRead more