- Technology/telecommunications >>
Technological transformation firmly on general agenda but in-house legal teams facing increasing pressures, says new report.
UK communications giant gives ABS to law firm months after forming strategic partnership general counsel portrayed as transforming and simplifying.
- Regulatory >>
As Saudi Aramco prepares Riyadh IPO, the Kingdom launches database initiative to monitor implementation of international law mechanisms.
Research reveals a third of in-house counsel are asked to advise on matters that make them feel ethically uncomfortable.
- Litigation/dispute resolution >>
Peru judge orders 14 arbitrators to be jailed as part of Odebrecht corruption probe
Clyde & Co secures a strategic partner hire in Shanghai as it welcomes back disputes lawyer.
- Employment >>
Society says “more options than ever” to qualify as a solicitor with launch of new professional practice course hybrid.
Gibson Dunn adds partner to lead employment practice and associate duo in Paris.
- Corporate/commercial >>
Two of Philadelphia's oldest and largest law firms are go into merger talks with regional peers to boost national presence.
Firm partners with the Open Data Institute (ODI) to explore next stage of data trusts to tackle global challenegs such as food waste.