Legal news

Lawyers expect uptick in Scottish legal work after No vote

Lawyers expect uptick in Scottish legal work after No vote

Lawyers might have received more work if last week's independence vote had gone the other way - but they still expect an increase after the Scots voted to stay in the UK.

Editor's picks

DIVERSITY

LGBT professional parent group launches in London

LGBT professional parent group launches in London

LGBT parents face a unique set of challenges which a new network is looking to address. P3 will launch in London on 25 September.

IT

New Galexy develops cloud-based IT solutions

New Galexy develops cloud-based IT solutions

The legal process outsourcing provider has created cloud-based low-cost software for both legal departments and law firms.

COMPETITION LAW

Cartel reporting shoots up in the UK

Cartel reporting shoots up in the UK

Immunity for those who admit to cartel involvement has seen a sharp rise in the number reporting cartels.

LAW FIRM FAILURES

Failing law firms - how to spot one

Failing law firms - how to spot one

Whilst economic changes contributed to the demise of some firms, David Parnell will tell The Future of Law Summit that issues around strategy, firm culture and financial management were far more detrimental.

Blogs

SOCIAL MEDIA

Ignore SSL certificates and clients may ignore you

Ignore SSL certificates and clients may ignore you

Google recently announced an update to its search algorithms, which will impact sites that don't have secure SSL certificates. But what are they and why should you be concerned? mmadigital's Dez Derry explains.

WHISTLEBLOWING

UK Gov shies away from whistleblower extension

UK Gov shies away from whistleblower extension

The UK Government has missed a critical opportunity in its recent consideration of the UK's whistleblowing framework, say Clare Murray and Suzanne Foster of CM Murray.

Management speak

LEADERSHIP

Leadership, power and politics in law firms

Leadership, power and politics in law firms

Leaders in law firms need to be supremely effective politicians if they are to succeed, Professor Laura Empson will tell lawyers at the Future of Law Summit.

Corporate counsel

APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

Around the house

A weekly round-up of moves around the globe.

Business sector round up

TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Dentons nabs Jones Day partners for space endeavour

Dentons nabs Jones Day partners for space endeavour

Dentons has snapped up three Jones Day partners to create a global space business team.

ENFORCEMENT

Law firms offer dawn raid practice in China

Law firms offer dawn raid practice in China

Baker & McKenzie and other law firms are offering dry runs on dawn raids and other forms of preparation as Chinese regulators up their enforcement activities.

Who did the deals

DEALS

Dealmakers

Dealmakers

A round-up of recent global deals and the lawyers who made them happen.

Bookshelf

BLOG: WEALTH MANAGEMENT

Devising personal risk management strategies

Devising personal risk management strategies

A new book 'Wealth Exposed' provides practical risk management and insurance advice for high networth individuals.

 
 

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