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.
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy v European judges. Justice Kennedy - a highly respected judge in the US - says Europeans are handing over too much power to judges in the European Union's Court of Justice in Luxembourg, and the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg (pictured). Justice Kennedy told an audience at Stanford University: "All the weight of developing this democratic concensus is being put on the courts, and this is dangerous for the courts. You can't overload a judicial structure with basic economic and social decisions."