Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Law firm bolsters corporate team with new partner by NZ Lawyer

    New partner becomes the ninth to be hired by international law firm in Asia this year and the fourth addition to the corporate practice… Stephenson Harwood back in Guangzhou thanks to former partner… Uber under fire as lawsuits and bans gather pace… Austerity downgrades the bubbly for barristers…

  • Morning Briefing: Global M&A report highlights positive trends by NZ Lawyer

    Clifford Chance releases preview of global M&A report… Piper Alderman team to join Squire Patton Boggs… Japanese lawyers march against secrecy law… English lawyers say legal privilege must be protected…

  • Morning Briefing: International law firm appoints new managing partner by NZ Lawyer

    Financial institutions head voted in as managing partner of global law firm… New city boutique for former Clifford Chance antitrust head… Commodity benchmarks open to manipulation says law firm… Canadian lawyers say courtroom security plan is flawed…

  • Morning Briefing: Top firms named in Financial Times report by NZ Lawyer

    ​The latest Financial Times Innovative Lawyers report has ranked the top firms in North America and Canada… Linklaters restructures with eye on energy and pharma… Lawyer says Australian tax laws are an invasion of privacy… Apple lawsuit on shaky ground…

  • Morning Briefing: In-house teams reveal their plans for law firm spend in 2015 by NZ Lawyer

    New data reveals in-house teams’ spending plans for the year ahead… HWL Ebsworth acquires Lawson Smith Lawyers… Eversheds creates regional alliances… Clifford Chance to face negligence suit… Australia and New Zealand slip in corruption index…

  • Morning Briefing: Aussie firm continues national expansion by NZ Lawyer

    Australian law firm has announced that it is to open two new offices… DLA Piper adds two new partners in Australia… Orrick appoints new full-time talent chief… Linklaters revenue grows; profits up 7 per cent…