Africain association with
Pinsent Masons has taken two more partners from African firm Bowmans ahead of its January launch in Johannesburg.
The Employment & Benefits team at pan-African law firm Bowmans has put together a guide covering the employment consequences in business transfers in Botswana, Cameroon, Kenya, Madagascar, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, Uganda, Tanzania and Zambia.
The widow of a slain Nigerian activist has accused Royal Dutch Shell of complicity in her husband's death.
Insurance-focused firm Clyde & Co has closed its office in the Libyan capital of Tripoli.
The High Court of Kenya handed down judgement on the first competition case in the country this August, in the matter between Mea Limited and the Competition Authority of Kenya (CAK).
The Kenyan High Court has affirmed that local human rights lawyer Willie Kimani, his client and his taxi driver were tortured and murdered at the hands of police in Nairobi.
The firm is taking its first step into the African legal market.
LAW FIRM EXPANSION
Norton Rose Fulbright has deepened its footprint in Africa by entering into a strategic alliance with Kenyan law firm Walker Kontos.
Human rights lawyer Willie Kimani was found dead on Friday after lodging a complaint against local law enforcement.
White & Case is to open an office in Cairo after announcing an association with new Egyptian law firm MHR & Partners.