12 March 2012

The Lawyer

  • Case of the week: Insolvency

    12 March 2012

  • CC: onwards and upwards

    12 March 2012

    Firm not resting on its laurels with Continuous Improvement initiative

  • Chambers follow Prime example

    12 March 2012

    Inner Temple spearheads social mobility initiative for university graduates

  • ECJ 1: football leagues 0

    12 March 2012

    The ECJ says fixture lists are not protected by copyright - a decision that could cost leagues dear

  • Enter Story Headline

    9-Mar-2012

  • Flagging up the class ceiling

    12-Mar-2012

    Lawyer 2B Careers Day attendees see social background as biggest barrier to profession

  • Giggs, gags and lessons to be learnt

    12 March 2012

    Two recent casesshow why privacy injunctions must be approached with care

  • Honorary QCs: clarity before parity

    12 March 2012

    Every year in Westminster Hall a small group of honorary QCs line up to get an award alongside the real ones.

  • Honour without cause

    12-Mar-2012

    It’s time to make the honorary QC system more transparent or rethink the whole idea

  • HSBC panel banks on e-petition

    12 March 2012

    Campaign against bank’s roster cull gathers steam

  • Job Watch: Going north

    12-Mar-2012

    As competition remains fierce in the City, there are many reasons why lawyers are looking north.

  • Judgment Call: 12th March 2012

    12 March 2012

    The copyright in film footage of a skydive over Mount Everest was owned jointly by the cameraman who had shot the footage and the person who had financed the relevant project.

  • Lost in space

    12 March 2012

    The City property market is in the doldrums, with law firms shelving expansion plans and mergers providing the main impetus for relocating.

  • Move On Up: Thrings

    12-Mar-2012

    The downturn put lateral hires on hold and prompted office closures, but internal promotions remained steady as women took the lead

  • Moves: 12 March 2012

    12-Mar-2012

    Dechert has announced the appointment of a new managing partner for its London office, with employment partner Jason Butwick replacing longstanding London managing partner Steven Fogel.

  • Number crunching: Shearman & Sterling

    12-Mar-2012

    The UK and Continental Europe has long presented challenges for Shearman & Sterling.

  • Paper clipped

    12-Mar-2012

    New EU rules and lawyers’ increased comfort with digital formats are sparking a sea-change in the way law firms manage their documents

  • Pole vaulting

    12 March 2012

    As the only EU member country to have avoided recession, Poland is shaking off its old-fashioned image and seeing investors flock in

  • Primal dream

    12-Mar-2012

    Back in the halcyon days of 2007, when the world had not yet gone to hell in a handbasket, then finance partner at Allen & Overy Jeffrey Golden, gave a speech at a conference in the Hague.

  • Private policing is a cop-out

    12 March 2012

    Outsourcing police functions to private companies will spark a tide of litigation

  • Sum total of your reputation

    12-Mar-2012

    Putting a value on brand is a difficult task, but there are various ways and means

  • The Lawyer Management: Olswang

    12-Mar-2012

    Michelle Elstein is business development (BD) director at technology and media-focused firm Olswang.

  • Tulkinghorn: Jobs for the boys

    12 March 2012

    Tulkinghorn doesn’t give every charity shindig the time of day, but when he heard about Business in the Community’s Give & Gain Day, when worthies leave their day jobs and do some proper work, (which Eversheds is co-sponsoring with Lloyds Banking Group) he couldn’t hold back.

  • Vodafone Group GC: Ringing the changes

    12-Mar-2012

    Vodafone Group already had a strong legal team when Rosemary Martin took over as general counsel, but she’s still found ways to make her mark

  • Walkers puts its trust in Intertrust

    12 March 2012

    Strong fiduciary arm waves goodbye to law firm parent

  • Work Life Quiz: Dov Katz, Howard Kennedy

    12-Mar-2012