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04.03.2019

Robert Amsterdam Comments to USA Today on Jeff Bezos Hack

Following revelations in the media that officials of the Saudi Arabian government had allegedly obtained unlawful access to hacked emails belonging to the billionaire Amazon chief executive and owner of…

04.03.2019

Press Release: Vladimir Bessonov Files Suit against Russia before European Court of Human Rights

The following press release was distributed to media today: LONDON, 3 April 2019 – Vladimir Bessonov, a former member of the Russian State Duma and prominent opposition activist, has filed…

02.04.2019

Defending Politically Exposed Assets: Op-ed in BusinessDay by Simon Wolfe

Mining companies operating in developing countries face constant political risk of new leaders promising to deliver a larger share of the mineral wealth, writes Amsterdam & Partners LLP Senior Associate…

12.20.2018

Robert Amsterdam on Political Risk in Bolsonaro’s Brazil

Writing in Latin Trade magazine, Amsterdam & Partners LLP founder Robert Amsterdam writes on the geopolitical risk issues facing investors in Brazil as the new President Jair Bolsonaro. Excerpt below: The exaggerated…

11.15.2018

Amsterdam & Partners LLP Publishes New White Paper on Major Honduras Case

The following press release was distributed to media today. DESA Executives in Berta Cáceres Trial Are ‘Political Prisoners,’ Argue Lawyers in New White Paper Report from Amsterdam & Partners LLP…

10.25.2018

Amsterdam & Partners LLP Hosts London Panel on Trade with China

Along with co-sponsors Gilbert + Tobin and Pagefield Global Counsel, Robert Amsterdam of Amsterdam & Partners LLP recently hosted a private breakfast roundtable event in London featuring expert guests to…

10.25.2018

Honduras: COPINH’s Objective is to Deprive Fair Trial Rights

The following press release was distributed to media on 25 October 2018: Over this past weekend, the private accusers representing the family of the late Berta Cáceres, and Gustavo Castro,…

10.08.2018

Amsterdam & Partners LLP Retained by Menzgold Ghana Chair to Advise on Regulatory Dispute

The following press release was distributed to media today: WASHINGTON, DC 8 October 2018 – Nana Appiah Mensah, the founder and chairman of MenzGold Ghana Ltd., has retained the international…

09.06.2018

Robert Amsterdam Interviewed by CNN on Uganda

Speaking on a live broadcast with CNN International, Amsterdam & Partners LLP founding lawyer Robert Amsterdam appeared with his client, the Ugandan MP Robert Kyagulanyi (Bobi Wine) to discuss his…

08.23.2018

Amsterdam & Partners LLP Denounces Violation of Bobi Wine’s Right to Counsel

The following press release was distributed to media on 23 August 2018. Amsterdam & Partners LLP Denounces Violation of Bobi Wine’s Right to Counsel Government of Uganda is engaged in a cover…