The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. 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.
This year Easter provided a perfect example of the potential threat of product liability and professional negligence.
Cadbury, at huge cost, was prompted to recall a swathe of Creme Eggs after an allergy warning was mistakenly left off the packaging.
As laws governing product liability increase pressure on manufacturers, a quick response to such instances is crucial in curtailing any liabilities thrown up by potentially faulty products.
Lawyers themselves are also facing extra hurdles in the face of professional negligence, particularly when being sued by clients.
This Professional Negligence Special Report examines the impact of the confidential nature of solicitor-client relationships on such cases and whether the Legal Services Bill will increase the risk of clients suing their advisers.