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It is not often that teddy bears feature in Legal Week‘s pages, but the magazine did once have an encounter with one. It was dispatched to the newsroom in January 2002 by Neville Eisenberg, the managing partner of what was then the newly-formed Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP). Attached to it was a short note calling the magazine to account for neglecting to cite the merger that created BLP – between Berwin Leighton and Paisner & Co – as a defining moment of 2001.

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