Less than a quarter of whistleblowers involved in financial services are listened to when attempting to raise a claim with their employers, a survey has revealed.
Leading Irish law firms have bucked the decline in hiring in the profession by significantly boosting their lawyer headcounts but as much as 16 per cent last year.
The majority of lawyers in Australia are happy with their jobs, naming work-life balance as the key to their happiness, a survey has found.
The Indian government is considering a new law aimed to combat the issue of spot-fixing in sport following the arrest of cricketers and bookmakers last week.
Lawyers have called for securities regulators to assess whether a criminal investigation is needed into Hong Kong conglomerate Cheung Kong's sales of hotel suites in Kwai Chung despite an agreement with the developer to cancel the sales.
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Exigent, a leading global provider of legal process outsourcing (LPO), is opening a centre in Canada.
A group of friends nicknamed 'Robin Hood' who roam a US city and fill up parking meters which are about to expire have been hit with a lawsuit claiming they harass parking enforcers.
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Law firms across Europe are failing to look after their retained clients with general counsel slating the lack of communication and regular reviews, according to new research from the Global Legal Post in association with Martindale-Hubbell.
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