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.
An extension of its study of consent in the criminal law, a systematic review of the law on limitation periods and a re-examination of third parties' rights against insurers are among items on the Law Commission's sixth programme of law reform issued last week. The release of the programme, which sets out most of the work to be carried out by the commission until the end of 1998, coincides with the body's 30th birthday. It also includes plans to look at the effect of illegal transactions on people's rights.