News

  • International firm to close Aussie office by Steve Randall

    The Sydney office of US-based firm Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom is to close… Law firm calls for HR to be part of corporate strategy…‘Big Four’ services firm attracts senior law firm hires…

  • Firms may opt for “strategic corruption” says study by Steve Randall

    A new study of technology firms concludes that some companies may use “strategic corruption” in order to gain competitive advantage.… Asia revenue gains for international firm… Transgender judge hailed as a pioneer…47 new Dentons partners… Happy Birthday copyright lawsuit settled for $14 million…

  • Property lawyer supply heads from boom to bust by Miklos Bolza

    Ripples from the GFC have resulted in a severe shortage of experienced commercial property lawyers in New Zealand.

  • Infamous Mr Asia lawyer dies by Samantha Woodhill

    Defence lawyer Edward Poulter Leary died on Sunday.

  • Big 4 gaining ground in overseas markets, report finds by Samantha Woodhill

    A UK study has warned the threat of accountancy firms should not be underestimated.

  • Mining, metals sector set for M&A boom by Steve Randall

    Mining, metals sector set for M&A boom… Ashurst global chief may be non-lawyer… Law firm partners taking out more than just the profits…Lawyers weigh action against Apple for ‘Error 53’…