Employment

  • ENVIRONMENT

    Brazilian lawyer returns with team

    Tauil & Chequer strengthens environmental practice with return of partner Luiz Gustavo Bezerra who helped establish practice in 2014.

  • GIG ECONOMY

    Ode to Legislation

    IBA report urges governments to create legislation for on-demand workers as gig economy grows.

  • DIVERSITY

    HSF acts on autism

    Tackling autism in the workplace Herbert Smith Freehills unveils new programme to widen the search for talent.

  • APPOINTMENTS

    Around the house

    This week around the house reflects some fallout from past troubles at Nissan and Propetro.

  • SEXUAL HARASSMENT

    DLA Piper under fire

    Former ethics officer and student protest groups target two-pronged attack on DLA Piper, according to reports by Bloomberg News.

  • LGBT RIGHTS

    Dentons tackle lgbt+ data concerns

    Stonewall, Dentons and NYU join forces to launch gdpr guide on lgbt+ data collection.

  • MENTAL HEALTH

    Profession marks mental health day

    Seventeen signed Mindful Business Charter on yesterday's World Mental Health Day, while Freshfields meets target for its first-aider programme.

  • APPOINTMENTS

    Around the house

    In this week's moves around the house The Gates Foundation names two general counsel in a triple move, while another top legal chief moves into a ceo role.

  • MENTAL HEALTH

    Law society in fight to end stigma

    Law Society of Ireland launches professional wellbeing project for solicitors, highlights stigma and issues of stress and vicarious trauma.

  • APPOINTMENTS

    Clyde's inside job

    Firm finds internal candidate for Clyde & Co's new top job.

  • EXPANSION

    DWF appointments boost Poland expansion

    Firm continues expansion in Poland with two partner appointments joining form international law firms.

  • APPOINTMENTS

    Around the house

    In this week's moves around the house general counsels find their holy grail, while a tech company rocks on with their new appointee.

  • WELLNESS

    Meditation for lawyers

    Responding to the stress of practicing law, 35-year attorney creates comprehensive meditation app targeted to the legal profession.

  • PRO BONO

    Addleshaw Goddard unlocks potential in Africa

    Firm announces its first international charity partnership, the Kusasa project in Franschhoek, South Africa.

  • DIVERSITY

    How diversity counts

    DWF sets ambitious diversity targets while Allen & Overy gender pay figures falter, though weighted by London.


 

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