Legal news

RPC listens as the talent battle rages

RPC listens as the talent battle rages

Firm refreshes partnership structure and introduces new roles to increases opportunities for meaningful career progression.

Editor's picks

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Canada launches domain disputes centre

Canada launches domain disputes centre

Canadian organization takes on global domain name disputes citing 350 million domain names world-wide where 'conflicts can arise.'

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

Linklaters launches digital transformation white papers

Linklaters launches digital transformation white papers

Firm collaborates with Microsoft to launch white papers on AI and open banking.

MERGERS

Feeling the lawyerly love in Philly

Feeling the lawyerly love in Philly

Two of Philadelphia's oldest and largest law firms are go into merger talks with regional peers to boost national presence.

BIG DATA

Pinsent Masons in data exploration push

Pinsent Masons in data exploration push

Firm partners with the Open Data Institute (ODI) to explore next stage of data trusts to tackle global challenegs such as food waste.

Blogs

LEGAL SERVICES

Niche law firms poised to benefit from artificial intelligence

Niche law firms poised to benefit from artificial intelligence

Disruption has opened up a world of opportunities for the legal marketplace in the UK, says Jeffrey Catanzaro.

BLOCKCHAIN

Unlocking the blockchain enigma

Unlocking the blockchain enigma

With the evolution of blockchain, clients in a wide range of sectors will be impacted, says Patrick McKenna.

Management speak

POWER OF WOMEN

Lawyers talk power of women in new TV documentary

Lawyers talk power of women in new TV documentary

High profile lawyers Helena Kennedy QC and Gloria Allred share the secrets of their success and obstacles on the way in a new Sky Arts TV series launching on 26 August.

Corporate counsel

APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

Around the house

Around the house wearers a few changes this week as AccuWeather gets a new gc and aerospace general counsel lands new post.

Business sector round up

WORLD LEGAL SUMMIT

Updated: Summit meeting welcomes Ireland's 'AI moment'

Updated: Summit meeting welcomes Ireland's 'AI moment'

The World Legal Summit Dublin to be held August 1, 2019, now with additional sponsorship from Bar of Ireland.

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

New North Sea oil Industry initiative from Pinsent Masons

New North Sea oil Industry initiative from Pinsent Masons

The law firm will run a programme helping tech pioneers develop and market their businesses.

Who did the deals

SWEDEN

Ropes & Gray, Vinge and Advokatfirman Cederquist act in pharma deal

Ropes & Gray, Vinge and Advokatfirman Cederquist act in pharma deal

Ropes & Gray, Vinge, Advokatfirman Cederquist are advising on the $855m pharma deal.

Bookshelf

BOOKS

Confronting hate, understanding China and recalling the US Constitution

Confronting hate, understanding China and recalling the US Constitution

In this month's Bookshelf, The Global Legal Post's Editor-At-Large, Dr David Cowan, picks three topical books on hate, China and the US.

 
 

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