North America/Trinidad and Tobago

Dentons hires Virgin Group Holdings director as Caribbean head of corporate and commercial

Leonard Birmingham earlier served as global head of corporate at offshore law firm Harneys

Trinidad moves towards drone regulation

Trinidad and Tobago has become the latest state to decide to introduce rules stopping the free flight of drones - as a matter of urgency in response to a surge in their use.

Caribbean law firm targets Jamaican entrepreneurs

Lex Caribbean, the regional law firm, has set up its Entrepreneurial Business Unit (EBU) in Jamaica as the Jamaican government seeks to ease the path of new small businesses.

Hours rise in US firms

Both billable and unbillable hours rose in Q3 of 2014, according to a survey by the Law Firm Group of Citi Private Bank.

Trinidad Solicitor-General leaves behind 'illegal' proposal

A proposed ban on future Solicitor-Generals giving evidence in cases involving the state is being consulted on in Trinidad but has been attacked by a former Attorney General.

Trinidad law society to elect fresh team following funds debacle

The Law Society of Trinidad and Tobago is on the brink of electing a new president following the resignation of all former members in connection with the loss of more than a quarter of a million dollars in association funds.