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.
A tentative outline for trying test cases in the litigation over the manipulation of initial public offerings (IPOs) during the internet boom has been agreed. Judge Shira Scheindlin of the Southern District of New York told lawyers for 55 securities firms and investors to have 10-20 "focus cases" selected by 5 January 2004. Investors filed suits claiming injury from Wall Street conflicts of interest and the so-called laddering of IPOs.