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.
Avon County Council has withdrawn an appeal to the House of Lords over a court decision which ruled it had been discriminatory in the awarding of contracts. A tenderer had used judicial review to challenge the award of a waste disposal contract to a competitor. The High Court upheld the council's decision but the Court of Appeal decided that the authority had discriminated in favour of a joint venture.