Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms opting for greater outsourcing by Steve Randall

    A new study reveals the key objectives of outsourcing for law firms… Dentons hires former US presidential candidate… HSF pro-bono head awarded fellowship… Eversheds announces award win…

  • Morning Briefing: Slater & Gordon will keep Quindell separate by Steve Randall

    Quindell’s legal services division will not be part of the main Slater & Gordon company… Large law firms picking up more IP work… Bankrupt: Law firm says it grew too fast… BLP announces increased revenue… Sidley Austin expands in Singapore…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm aims to ‘transform the legal profession’ by Steve Randall

    The chair of Dentons has set out some of the firm’s ambitions… Lawyers fight proposal to boost corporate litigation in New York… Minter Ellison moves to new Sydney location…

  • Morning Briefing: Global law firm network appoints new management by Steve Randall

    The world’s largest network of independent law firms has announced the appointment of a new chair and board… Spike in demand for lawyers in India… White & Case announces new Indonesian alliance… Healthcare team leaves McKenna Long team ahead of Dentons merger… Law Society warns against complacency on money laundering…

  • Morning Briefing: Lawyers suspended over alleged ‘honey trap’ by Steve Randall

    Global companies fear increase in disputes… Olswang appoints new chief executive… Three lawyers suspended over alleged ‘honey trap’…

  • Morning Briefing: NZ lawyer suspended for six months by John Maguire

    A Christchurch lawyer has been suspended from practice as both a barrister and a solicitor for six months... Partners are not “sufficiently busy” says report... Asia-Pac drives M&A activity increase in high growth markets… New global energy heads at HSF… Clayton Utz honoured by Australian Red Cross… Hong Kong chief justice sees challenge in public confidence…