Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms 'brutal' when it comes to commitment by Steve Randall

    Does Amazon’s workplace culture remind you of somewhere?... New home for Ashurst in London… Lawyers arrested for funding militants…

  • Morning Briefing: Korea, India ready to open up legal markets by Steve Randall

    Foreign law firms will have the opportunity to practice in two Asian markets which are currently heavily restricted… Singapore firm launches contract lawyers’ service… New managing associate for Sydney firm… Russian data law to create hurdle for businesses…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms borrowing more to boost business by Steve Randall

    A new report shows law firms are borrowing more to invest in technology, retain lawyers and fund expansion plans… Indian lawyers benefitting from growing perks… Law firm hires new corporate partner in Hong Kong… Lawyers want Kamitsis proceedings supressed due to “lunatic” media…

  • Morning Briefing: Bank criticises law firm over fees by Steve Randall

    Akin Gump has been criticised by Bank of America over the law firm’s fees for representing a creditor’s committee… Aussie law firm goes back to the future… Law Society launches mentoring programme for minorities… Lawsuit centres on two word tweet…

  • Morning Briefing: Asia-Pac firm head a top choice for global managing partner by Steve Randall

    The managing partner of Linklater’s Asia-Pacific region is one of six front-runners in the global managing partner election… Dentons rumoured to be in fresh merger talks…India says number of fake lawyers will be identified (within 7 months)…Chinese Supreme Court opens legal research centre…

  • Morning Briefing: Diversity held up by the ‘usual suspects’ by Steve Randall

    Law firm launches updated cloud computing app… US law firm cuts London office team… Nestle hit with $99 million law suit over noodles…