The right to dissent is what has made America great, says Reuben Guttman.
Posted: 20 November 2017 | Commentary
Despite efforts by the world's top law firms, diverse talent remains elusive - particularly at the upper echelons of firm management.
Posted: 13 November 2017 | Big stories
The path to leadership change is fraught with challenges - even for McKinsey - but, says management guru Patrick McKenna, there are some obvious pitfalls to avoid.
Posted: 09 November 2017 | Management speak
Spanish law firm Garrigues is developing its version of a Spanish speaking artificially intelligent robot, says CIO César Mejías.
Posted: 06 November 2017 | Big stories
When a firm leader's departure is predictable, firms need to take appropriate steps to ensure a controlled and effective succession process minimising the inevitable 'disruption' likely to occur.
Posted: 24 October 2017 | Management speak
Legal academics are sniffy about practitioners who teach. But, says Reuben Guttman, this outdated view does a disservice to the legal profession.
Posted: 30 June 2017 | Blagging the blogs
Egypt: A new investment bill may be a missed opportunity
Egypt has passed a new investment law but while it is a step in the right direction, more is needed, says Cairo-based lawyer Dr Mohamed Bahaa Eldin Abou Shoka.
Posted: 02 June 2017 | Commentary
Iran: Trading looks set to continue following elections
With the elections over, trading with Iran looks set to improve despite US presidential mood swings.
Posted: 22 May 2017 | Commentary
The idea that the court must rubber stamp an agreed budget that it believes to be disproportionate goes against the grain of controlling costs.
Posted: 19 May 2017 | Big stories