This is the PLC Cross-border monthly e-mail, detailing new and updated resources added to the web service over the last month. To find out more about the service, please go to About PLC Cross-border
. For information on how to use the service, please consult the user guide. To subscribe to PLC Cross-border, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Features and articlesTakeovers Directive: implementation and impact User generated content services: the UK and US perspectives International cartel defence - strategic choices for companies Overview of leniency Share acquisition documents: international acquisitions HandbooksThe tenth anniversary edition of the PLC Cross-border Competition Handbook: Volume 1 is now available, containing comprehensive analysis of the law and lawyers in this practice area worldwide. It is accompanied by the second edition of the Competition Handbook Volume 2: Leniency, providing cross-border information and a comparative guide to leniency policies in key jurisdictions around the world. PLC Which lawyer?The January to March 2007 issue of PLC Cross-border Quarterly includes the PLC Cross-border global employment law top ten for 2006, as well as an analysis of the legal markets of the BRICSA countries: Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.DiaryPLC Law Department Annual Forum, 6 to 7 March 2007, LondonThe annual PLC Law Department Forum has been running for five years. Dedicated to senior in-house counsel and focusing on practical solutions, the Forum provides an ideal arena to exchange ideas and learn from others' experiences. Building on the success of last year's Forum, the 2007 Law Department Forum will be a two-day event focusing on best practice strategies in law department management and legal risk. Click here for full details.