Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Another new Asia-Pac joint venture agreed by NZ Lawyer

    An international law firm is expanding with a newly agreed joint venture in Singapore… Dentons set to get even bigger?... Reed Smith appoints new global marketing chief… Hong Kong lawyers debate public listings… F1 lawsuit to stop driver racing in Melbourne GP…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms threatening action against bad client reviews by NZ Lawyer

    Some Law firms are threatening their own clients with legal action for posting poor reviews online… Baker & McKenzie launches internship program for RPC students… DLA Piper appoints new Sydney partner… BLP promotes five new partners…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms among the best companies to work for by NZ Lawyer

    The annual list of the Fortune 100 best companies to work for features several law firms… International law firm elects new board members… New lead for NRF team in Asia… Australia v England, the battle is on… DLA Piper shows flat revenue but increased profits… Qatar says it has enough law firms and bans new ones

  • Morning Briefing: Lawyers struggle to collaborate despite benefits to the firm by NZ Lawyer

    A new report says law firms need to remove the barriers to collaboration to reap the rewards… New partner for A&O in China… Asia-Pac Reed Smith partner wins Client Choice award… Indian lawyers invited to practice in Japan…

  • Morning Briefing: Rapid change creating a more dynamic legal profession by NZ Lawyer

    The legal profession is experiencing rapid change which will bring in new players but also see some leave… Are law firms ready for increased competition from non-legal services?... Pinsent Masons hires financial regulation head from Addleshaws… A&O named top law firm in Dubai awards…

  • Morning Briefing: Women may be put off M&A at law school by NZ Lawyer

    A newly formed group is seeking to create better balance between the dominance of men and women in M&A deals… Baker & McKenzie hosts Asia-Pacific meeting… International law firm expands… Hogan Lovells hires IP team in Hong Kong… Latham & Watkins appoints 9 new partners…