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.
A group of international financial institutions led by Goldman Sachs has launched an independent company offering legal and risk management services
Regulatory DataCorp (RDC) has been set up to offer companies and financial institutions information on legal news and regulatory developments. The company will also offer due diligence and anti-fraud products aimed at helping clients to manage the risk associated with criminal activity. RDC chief executive officer William Catucci said that the company is a proactive response to the threats posed to global security by money laundering, fraud, terrorist financing, organised crime and corruption. Other board members include Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy senior partner and ex-CIA director William Webster and Wilmer Cutler & Pickering senior partner Harry Weiss.