The $190m deal continues the French company’s consolidation of its industry
The new special counsel heads the firm’s Asia practice
The New Zealand Law Society guides practices considering opening trust account
The combined firm will have more than 1,150 staff
A judge in India has issued an arrest for damage to his garden.
International firm appoints 50 new partners… Simmons & Simmons announces new global employment head… France considers ‘right to ignore work emails’ law… Lawyers weigh in on US presidential campaigns…
Herbert Smith Freehills to support Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras… Concern that new UK entry exam could deter talented lawyers… Microsoft law firm announces sudden closure…
The top tier Australasian law firm had to ensure compliance with both US and New Zealand law in one of the year’s most novel transactions.
The trial for a Napier lawyer on 11 charges relating to the use of funds and documents has begun this week.
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