Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms criticised over cyber breaches by NZ Lawyer

    The legal profession has been criticised in a report for failing to confess to cyber attacks… Aussie firm elects health and safety expert to the partnership… Restrictions on ‘barefoot lawyers’ may backfire says academic… Bus driver in court over ‘bouncy’ road…

  • Morning Briefing: In-house legal salaries on the rise by NZ Lawyer

    American lawyers in corporate legal teams are earning more as competition increases for talent… International firm elects senior partner… Clarkson consulted alternative law firm over Top Gear sacking… Indian court summons lawyers for derogatory comments about women…

  • Morning Briefing: Lawyers should embrace technology to survive by NZ Lawyer

    Lawyers are being urged to embrace and augment technology to achieve a long and successful career… International firm advises Sierra Leone on Ebola crisis… Addleshaw Goddard adds 18 to the partnership…US tech firms facing new EU privacy battle…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm appoints new IP head in Sydney by NZ Lawyer

    International law firm has a new head of its IP practice in Australia… 100-year-old law firm goes international… Japan is main Asian investor in African project finance… IP lawsuit over offensive teddy bear dropped…

  • Morning Briefing: Law Society calls for protection of legal privilege by NZ Lawyer

    The Law Society in England is calling on the UK government to give statutory protection to legal privilege… International firm implements new management structure… New real estate partner at Eversheds… Twitter, Facebook accused of gender discrimination…

  • Morning Briefing: Tributes paid to lawyer killed in Tunis tragedy by NZ Lawyer

    A retired lawyer was among the 23 who died in the terrorist attack in Tunisia last week… International law firm hires team in Hong Kong… Law firm reduces litigation team… Read the ruling, not just the title…