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.
Today's the day (Monday 13 October) when the Land Registration Act 2002 comes into force. Hoorah, we hear you cry. Surely there can only be unanimous enthusiasm for the introduction of legislation that aims to "simplify, improve and modernise land registration law".
Not according to one soul, overheard on 3 October by a Tulkinghorn spy at the Land Registry's roadshow at the Corus Hotel in Swindon. "It might be time to start up the Swindon cartel again, you know," whispered the cove. "I know it's illegal, but it did use to work rather well."