The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. Read more
This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
The pitfalls of email have been highlighted this week as British Gas - now known as BG - agreed to pay out more than u200,000 in one of the first email libel cases to be settled in the UK. The settlement follows an internal memo sent to 10,000 staff telling them to have "no dealings" with a competitor, Exoteric Gas Solutions (EGS), set up by Andrew Duffield, a former head of engineering. Experts claim that the case reinforces the legal status of email.