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 appeal by Biogen in its battle with Medeva over genetic engineering patents involving treatment for Hepatitis B virus is now in the list of pending cases before the Lords. Questions of inventiveness, disclosure and the extent to which a patent needs to be looked at as a whole will be considered.