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.
Everyone loves to have a peek through the proverbial net curtains from time to time. What’s going on at that law firm down the road? How much are they getting paid, and what exactly are they getting paid for? Sadly, for lawyers, that sort of intelligence is pretty hard to come by.
Step forward, the Takeover Panel’s disclosure rules. Since 2011, the Takeover Code has made it obligatory for any business making a firm bid for a UK-listed company to publicly estimate the costs of any related legal fees and expenses in its offer document.