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 Human Rights Act 1998 will come into effect in England and Wales on 2 October 2000, the Home Office has announced. The Government had previously warned that implementation of the new act - which will incorporate the rights guaranteed by the European Convention on Human Rights into UK law - may be delayed until 2001 because courts would not be ready.