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.
n An action scheduled to begin in the High Court on 31 October serves as a reminder that it's not just the media who can be accused of defamation.
The pending action is over a circular letter sent out to company shareholders. It has been mounted by James Anthony Rowland-Jones, chairman and MD of Bremner, who is targeting City and Westminster Financial and five named individuals in his claim.
He alleges he was libelled in the circular which was distributed to shareholders in Bremner and to the media.