updated on 19 November 2020
It’s a busy time of year for everyone: LawCareersNetLIVE is just around the corner, universities have been holding their virtual law fairs and aspiring lawyers have application deadlines for vac schemes or training contracts looming. Developing your commercial awareness for these applications and any interviews you might have will be crucial to your success. Start now by reading this week’s commercial news round-up.
The vaccine news caused stocks to slump for many of the companies that have been prospering during the pandemic, including Zoom, Peloton and Netflix. Zoom shares fell 7% following Moderna’s vaccine announcement. Meanwhile, shares jumped for airline and cruise line companies, with cruise operators Carnival, Norwegian and Royal Caribbean growing at least 7%.