Morning briefing

  • 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…

  • Morning Briefing: Baker & McKenzie revenues down 4 per cent on currency rates by Steve Randall

    Global law firm Baker & McKenzie has announced its financial results for the year… Killer of DLA Piper lawyer jailed… McKenna Long founder retires from firm amid conflicts of interest… Divorce lawyers hail Ashley Madison leak…

  • Morning Briefing: WA Law Society president resigns by Steve Randall

    Matthew Keogh has announced his resignation as president of the Law Society of Western Australian… China will have 300,000 lawyers by the end of the year… Chapman Tripp announces chief-executive-elect… Europe’s ‘right to be forgotten’ law reveals flaw…