Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms to face scrutiny from insurers by Steve Randall

    An increase in cyber attacks targeting law firms puts risk management back in focus… Bird & Bird hires former DLA Piper Asia-Pac employment head… Arbitration partner added to Gibson & Dunn’s Asia-Pac team… Dechert announces association in Saudi Arabia… Law firm takes aim at Google’s privacy issues…

  • Morning Briefing: International law firm launches Hong Kong association by Steve Randall

    A law firm has received approval to form an association in Hong Kong… Former Willkie Farr & Gallagher lawyer could face jail… Private equity group expands at Ropes & Gray… Lawyers shut down Pokemon party…

  • Morning Briefing: Lawyer’s widow charged with murder by Steve Randall

    Morning Briefing: Lawyer’s widow charged with murder... In-house lawyers more likely to open phishing-emails...Music copyright lawsuit may be out of tune... Slater & Gordon revenue soars

  • Morning Briefing: Slater & Gordon under pressure from ASIC by Steve Randall

    Australian-listed law firm Slater & Gordon will respond to an investigation by changing one of its accounting practices… NRF named fastest rising Asia-Pac law brand… Bakers makes promotion to global director of financial processes… Magic Circle announce retention rates… New York lawyers miss out on offices…

  • Morning Briefing: Chinese boutique launches international network by Steve Randall

    A Chinese law firm has teamed up with more than twenty firms around the world to form a new network… Value, expertise keys to a good law firm says Ford GC… Lawyer stabbed to death, widow taken into custody…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm and risk specialist partnership targets travel industry by Steve Randall

    An international law firm has announced a partnership with a health & safety risk specialist… Orrick adds another Taiwan-focused IP partner… Court says Indian-based firms must use Indian law in disputes… Unusual case of Queen vs. Crown…