The Lawyer Africa Elite 2014 features an in-depth look at 46 leading independent firms’ strategies in 15 key sub-Saharan jurisdictions, as well as the views of in-house counsel from some of Africa’s largest companies... 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 European Commission is launching a high-level inquiry into anticompetitive behaviour in law firms. Competition Commissioner Mario Monti is examining whether rules set by every legal regulator in Europe encourage anticompetitive behaviour that is against the public interest. A public hearing has been tabled to take place in Brussels at the end of this month to discuss whether rules insisted upon by some European regulators, such as price regulation and advertising restrictions, are anticompetitive.