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.
Citing Bush v Gore, a three-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit postponed the election for governor in California on Monday, saying the risk of miscounting votes is too high with the punch-card ballots still in use in some counties.
A federal judge ruled last month that there was a compelling public interest in allowing the vote to proceed on 7 October, but the Ninth Circuit held that the public's interest in fair elections outweighed the state's interest in timely elections, The Recorder reports.