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 Legal Aid Board has awarded funds to Bristol firm Lawrence Tucketts to pursue a compensation claim against the manufacturers of the anti-malaria drug Larium. The claim is made against the Swiss pharmaceutical company Hoffman-La Roche on behalf of hundreds of sufferers who allege severe side-effects from taking the drug. The controversy over Larium arose in November 1995 following a report on BBC TV's Watchdog programme.