Male lawyers should consider embarking on a new parental journey.
When it comes to LLPs, all is still not clear over auto-enrolment.
A seismic overhaul of employment disputes resolution should be good for clients and lawyers
European courts are divided over the rights of parents of surrogate babies to take paid leave
Political hysteria over zero-hours contracts is unhelpful and misplaced as safeguards already exist
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s new heads of corporate, litigation and employment are looking stateside in a bid to hang on to the lead created by former litigation head Christopher Pugh and corporate head Ed Braham.
King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin (KWM SJB) has hired finance and employment teams in Milan led by partners from two local firms in a significant boost for its Italian practice.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has chosen German partner Rick van Aerssen as the firm’s new corporate head to replace Edward Braham and litigation partner David Scott to succeed Christopher Pugh in a “radical” reshuffle.
Employment lawyers are shifting their focus to non-contentious areas as the coalition promotes conciliation
Employment and political reforms, and a programme of privatisation could ease Italy’s and its legal market’s way through these punishing times