Morning briefing

  • Morning Briefing: International firm names 50 new partners by NZ Lawyer

    A global firm has announced the appointment of 50 new partners across 5 continents… Lawyer is fourth most desirable job… Aussie partner leads Norton Rose Fulbright global employment guide… Asia-Pac boosts Clifford Chance revenue… Pubs playing unlicensed music dominate copyright cases…

  • Morning Briefing: International law giant sued by food firm by NZ Lawyer

    A global law firm is being sued in the High Court in London by a German food flavourings firm… Eversheds expands consulting business… Canadian lawyers win protection for legal privilege… Former HSBC chairman pulls out of Global Law summit…

  • Morning Briefing: Law firms reveal revenue, profits by NZ Lawyer

    Ashurst reveals first post-merger profits… Hogan Lovells revenue increases moderately… Women dominate law firms in the Emerald Isle… Law schools teaching accountancy…

  • Morning Briefing: Aggressive enforcement of corruption laws expected says law firm by NZ Lawyer

    A law firm is predicting there will be an increase in “aggressive enforcement tactics” across the world… News Corp. replaces general counsel… Reed Smith appoints new global head of diversity and inclusion… Taylor Swift threatens IP legal action against guitar teacher…

  • Morning Briefing: Chinese investment in Europe expands to record high by NZ Lawyer

    The level of FDI activity by Chinese companies investing in Europe has increased to a record high… Law firm broadens management experience… Akin Gump expands Asia investigations and compliance team… US law firms announce revenue… Law society advises Valentines pre-nup for your pup…

  • Morning Briefing: Global insurance sector M&A increases for first time in 3 years by NZ Lawyer

    The level of M&A activity in the global insurance sector has reached its highest level in three years… Slater & Gordon continues to grow…Bird & Bird launches IT projects business… Facebook boss’ home dispute could go to court…