The law firm has acquired a litigation boutique founded by a former cybercrime prosecutor.
A legaltech company specialising in contract reviewing has received financial backing to expand and develop.
LAW FIRM MERGER
Orrick has acquired a top white collar boutique which will strengthen its New York and Washington DC practices.
The firm has shored up its Californian IP practice with a highly respected IP boutique.
DUTY OF CARE
A Canadian court found that a lawyer representing one side of a transaction does not have a duty of care to non-client parties if they are legally represented.
Clyde & Co has bolstered its US operation with a large group of lawyers and business executives from Sedgwick.
The top US firms are getting ready for bonus time with Cravath, Swaine & Moore leading the way.
LeClairRyan has launched a new cross-office, cross-disciplinary practice team focused on ramping up service for companies that sell - or are heavily dependent upon - technology.
The role of general counsel is becoming increasingly important for corporates - resulting in pay and bonus hikes for those in the role.
A group of in-house lawyers are fighting back at a decision to force them to produce client information, saying the it undermines privilege.