This week’s U-turn concerning the decision to prosecute Lord Janner for alleged child sex offences has thrown a spotlight onto a procedure in English criminal law called the “trial of the act”.
Firms that let talented, tech-savvy thinkers go are losing out to New Law upstarts that are deploying hardcore R&D to break down barriers
This week sees the publication of the third Asia-Pacific 150 report.
As students of French history will know, down the years the summer months in Paris have echoed to the sound of revolution.
It’s not true that the legal industry is behind the times – in fact, innovation has always been a big part of what makes law such a satisfying profession.
Widespread generous pay hikes for NQs, but US firms focus on rewarding trainees.
Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) has joined the small but growing number of firms appointing legal project managers to take control of client work and fee allocation.
Gateley bigshots see personal wealth soar on flotation, but face penalties for early exit .
From 15 June the streets of Central London will be graced by a number of Business Leadership-branded taxis aimed at raising the profile of the September event.