A round-up of some of the most prominent corporate and litigation work that has been keeping offshore lawyers busy
With practitioners singing the praises of search technology and using past cases as guides, confidence is growing in e-disclosure
Shell legal director Peter Rees is switching litigation control away from external counsel to a unified global team of in-housers
DLA Piper, HSF and DWF benefit from consolidation, while Freshfields’ global view makes it leader of the RPP pack, with a cool £4.5m. By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart
After years of resisting a London base, Boies Schiller & Flexner is taking the leap. What changed?
LIBOR litigation: customers win on appeal download subscription
This is an important interlocutory decision in what some commentators have dubbed the litigation of the decade.
Narrow channels — a recipe for injustice subscription
Next Monday sees the publication of The Lawyer’s Global Litigation Top 50, our annual review of the year in international disputes.
The former head of legal of The Times, Alastair Brett, has been suspended from practice for six months by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT).
The Court of Appeal has ruled that a children’s centre did not discriminate against a former Christian employee by requesting that she work on Sundays.
A King & Spalding solicitor-advocate has transferred to the bar, joining Serle Court Chambers after 15 years working for international firms.