A partner at global firm DLA Piper has been referred to the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal after alleged sexist email exchanges with the Premier League chief executive were leaked to the press last year.Nicholas William West, a sports and media lawyer at DLA Piper, has been referred for allegations that he was ‘involved in inappropriate emails with his client’, according to a statement by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.The SRA said that the tribunal has certified that there is a case to answer, but said that the allegations are as yet unproven and are subject to a hearing before the SDT.The string of emails between West and Richard Scudamore was leaked to the press last year. West had been working for the Premier League for several years.DLA Piper declined to comment on the referral.
Chelsea continues with strong transfers! The “Blues” announced the attraction of the English national Ben Chillwell. The 23-year-old defender arrived at Stamford Bridge for the sum of 50 million pounds, and the term of the contract is 5 years.BENISBLUE.Welcome to Chelsea, @BenChilwell! 💙 #BenIsBlue– Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) August 26, 2020“I am happy to be part of Chelsea at this exciting time for the club. I can’t wait to be part of this young, dynamic line-up led by Frank Lampard. I hope to play for the team soon,” Chillwell said in a statement. Chelsea.Chillwell joins the company of newcomers Hakim Ziesh and Timo Werner, and according to the English media, Kai Havertz will soon land at Stamford Bridge.“We are confident that Ben will adapt quickly to the team and the difficult program for the upcoming season. He is a great addition to the team that will fight for awards,” said Marina Granovski, who is responsible for transfers at the club. Follow us anywhere and anytime with the mobile application of Gong.bg. You can download it from Google Play, App Store and AppGallery.