Norton Rose Fulbright has been forced to retain its legacy Fulbright & Jaworski banner as its registered name in the US temporarily for regulatory reasons.
US firm Davis Polk & Wardwell has been hit by a $1.4m (£900,000) lawsuit from a legal headhunter demanding unpaid fees for his alleged role in the hire of a two-partner Hong Kong disputes team from Clifford Chance.
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe has confirmed the exit of two senior executives amid wider staff cuts under new boss Mitch Zuklie.
The London office of Chadbourne & Parke has picked up banking and finance partner Partha Pal from the City office of US rival Sidley Austin.
Hogan Lovells has boosted its litigation and arbitration practice in the US with the hire of three senior partners from Chadbourne & Parke.