Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: Tech giants agree deal on anti-trust lawsuit by NZ Lawyer

    Four tech firms in the US have agreed a new deal to end a class action lawsuit… Two former Holding Redlich partners have left the Australian firm for new challenges … HFW expands energy and resources capability with partner hire… Aussie lawyers adopt innovative marketing strategy…

  • Morning Briefing: 2015 tipped to be a good year for law firms by NZ Lawyer

    In-house expenditure set to grow and law firms will benefit, if the price is right… Top 10 law firms for LGBT workplaces… Hogan Lovells changes international arbitration management… Litigation costs US & EU banks around US$300 billion

  • Morning Briefing: Firms opting for change to boost growth by NZ Lawyer

    A new poll reveals most businesses are planning changes for growth… PEP increases but pricing may be an issue says PwC report… Pinsent Masons adds two senior hires to its international tax practice… DLA Piper managing partner leaves to start boutique firm…

  • Morning Briefing: New firm joins US top 50 after merger by NZ Lawyer

    The merger of two law firms has resulted in a new firm boasting 1,000 lawyers… Reed Smith launches SE Asia corporate practice… KWM promotes Hong Kong lawyer to partner… New office for Kennedys… Simmons & Simmons expands into Luxembourg… Cooley plans to “make a big impact in London”...

  • Morning Briefing: Should your law firm offer ‘freemium’ products? by NZ Lawyer

    A growing number of law firms are offering free products in a bid to attract clients... K&L Gates launches new employment service for business… Finance team new arrival for Gibson Dunn… DLA Piper expands government and relations teams… New real estate partner at Eversheds…

  • Morning Briefing: Slater & Gordon hires Minter Ellison after property link emerges by NZ Lawyer

    A property scheme which advised investors to seek representation from Slater & Gordon may be linked to the family of an infamous property spruiker… Skadden and Jones & Day top M&A rankings with Bloomberg but Reuters tells a different story… Reed Smith promotes 24 to partner...