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.
A case in which four Sheffield police officers are suing their Chief Constable and South Yorkshire Police Authority for damages in a dispute over housing allowances is heading for the High Court. The four who gave up jobs to join the South Yorkshire Force claim they were told they would be entitled to housing allowance of around £2,000 a year. However, they say that after they resigned from their old jobs, they discovered police allowances had changed and new officers were no longer entitled to the allowance.