Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Women lawyers no further forward in a decade by Steve Randall

    Law firms have made no real progress on the promotion of women in the past decade according to a new report… HSF partner elected NSW Law Society Councillor… International law firm expands Chinese operation… Turkish human rights lawyer arrested…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm set to launch in Saudi Arabia by Steve Randall

    An international law firm plans to launch in Saudi Arabia just a few months after closing its Abu Dhabi office… Kirkland adds another partner to its HK restructuring team… Partner joins Denton’s Japan practice… Indian tax law set to become simpler… Competition in UK market intensifies…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm in bid to outlaw gambling machines by Steve Randall

    An Australian law firm is preparing a case for the Alliance for Gambling Reform which could see the end of poker gambling machines… Barristers take on Slater & Gordon market… Senior capital markets hire for Herbert Smith Freehills… Prison law “legalises abuse” say lawyers…

  • Morning Briefing: International firm forms new Vietnam link by Steve Randall

    An international firm has announced a new Vietnam link… Heavyweight arbitration hire for Clyde & Co… Top US law firms boost rates for partners… Apple faces lawsuit over data usage…

  • Morning Briefing: Why a promotion could add years to your life expectancy by Steve Randall

    A new study has found that those who make it higher up the career chain live longer... Major insurer takes aim at law firm costs… International law firm expands capabilities… Court will decide if 6 inches should be exact…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm wants to hike boardroom pay by NZ Lawyer

    Non-executive board members at one international law firm could be in line for sharp pay rises… Ashurst partner leaves for Macfarlanes… Cosby ends long-term lawyer relationship…