PepsiCo is aiming to promote diversity in the legal profession through the development of a bespoke legal internship program.
PwC Australia launches new service for in-house legal departments transforming function, led by former senior general counsel at Telstra.
Firm appoints partner to lead new Allen & Overy consulting business in Australia and Asia Pacific, first in a series of planned appointments.
In-house lawyers now make up one-quarter of the New Zealand legal profession, consistent with global trends.
Class action litigation in New Zealand is relatively rare according to new research, as The New Zealand Law Society highlights issue.
Australian companies predicted to reduce outsourcing legal work and demand more relevant industry experience, according to new report.
81% of whistleblowers find negative impacts as a result of whistleblowing faccording to new Australian research.
GENDER PAY GAP
Survey finds no distinguishable gender pay differences in first career decade either in-house or outside, but overall still lower pay for women.
The New Zealand Law Society 'totally rejects' reports it's 'revenue harvesting' as the society prepares year-end report on harassment.
Consolidation of law firms in part driven by the growth in in-house legal teams, says Australian white paper.