A round-up of news and views from inside the firm
Olswang's Diversity & Inclusion initiatives have been
showcased in a report by The Know List,a network for leaders in business
technology. In association with TRS Human Capital, the Know List
published Grasping the diversity and social mobility
agenda, which focuses on how to improve social mobility and how
to increase diversity in the corporate setting.
02 December 2013
Corporate Social Responsibility
Olswang Asia has won a Social Enterprise Association's Sector
Developer Award for the second year in a row. Recognised for
its support of Singaporean social entrepreneurship, Olswang Asia
was awarded at the Social Collab 2013 conference which was attended
by the President of Singapore.
29 October 2013
Olswang's rooftop garden has been awarded 1st place for Best
Community Project in the 2013 Camden in bloom contest
13 September 2013
On Thursday, 27 June, Olswang hosted a book launch party to
mark the publication of 'How the World REALLY Works - Our Legal
System'. This title is the fourth in a series of enlightening books
published by educational charity Guy Fox History Project, and is a
very small book that explains the ins-and-outs of the English legal
24 July 2013
The Olswang Pride and Equality Network (OPEN) has been
supporting Diversity Role Models for the last year, Both
Trainee Solicitor Sarah Rock and Partner David Saunders have been
trained to be Diversity Role Models and have both attended
the Heathland School in Hounslow, London, most
recently on 15 November 2012, to raise awareness about LGBT
26 November 2012
Olswang and seven other City law firms will be holding a
pioneering LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) graduate
recruitment event. DiversCity will provide an afternoon of
seminars, skills sessions and networking opportunities for
LGBT students interested in a career as a lawyer in the City.
23 October 2012
On Friday 28 September the Berlin office was transformed into a
broadcasting hub when the FridayatSix team set up camp on the
sixteenth floor. Never one to do things by halves, Olswang not only
agreed to host the show, but more ambitiously, to air it live from
the dizzying heights of the rooftop terrace.
16 October 2012
We're thrilled to confirm that we've
been shortlisted for the European Diversity Awards, based on our
work with Haverstock School and Careers Academies. We are
passionate about diversity, both within Olswang and in our local
23 August 2012
Olswang is committed to being a responsible business. We
understand that the success of our business relies on the
relationships we build and the way we interact with our people, our
clients, our community and our environment.
26 July 2012
Given our position as the only TMT focused law firm in South East Asia, when the opportunity came to attend the Asia Pacific Pay-TV Operators Summit (APOS) at the end of April, we didn't hesitate to RSVP.
31 May 2012
Looking back at our official opening party, the highlight was certainly feeling that the premise on which we opened the office – that there was demand for an international law firm focussed on the technology, media and telecoms sectors – had proved correct.
02 April 2012
One Man, Two Yachts, 900 Euros and an empty pack of business cards.
I have returned from my debut performance at MIPIM in Cannes.
26 March 2012
The sense of anticipation and excitement is palpable as I arrive for our first choir rehearsal since we made it through the semi-finals of the Office Choir of the Year.
19 March 2012
63 floors, 3 countries, one latte...Welcome to Singapore
14 February 2012
This week, members of Olsang, the Olswang choir, competed in the UK Office Choir of the Year competition at Christie’s in London.
12 February 2012