Peter Chemis looks back on the decade he spent leading Buddle Findlay, and shares why lawyers and law firms sometimes need to keep their egos in check
The litigation expert succeeds Roger Wallis, who has returned full-time to his corporate and commercial practice
The once high-flying Kentucky lawyer faces up to 12 years in prison for scamming the government
A China education provider raised US$168m, while an Indian supermarket chain raised US$285m
Though the firm is not accused of a crime, its bank accounts are alleged to have held money pilfered from the Malaysian sovereign wealth fund.
The complex and volatile business world needs an effective partnership of a firm’s general counsel and chief financial officer, an expert argues.
The deal with an enterprise value of US$650 million is just the second time LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton has sold one of its blue chip brands.
Nominations for the 12th annual New Zealand Law Awards reached a new record this year following another strong response from the industry.
The international law firm now has alliances in Burundi, Kenya, Uganda and Zimbabwe.
The Auckland District Court system is rolling out WiFi access for mobile devices – but not for defendants, witnesses or the public