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.
The House of Lords are considering whether to give leave for appeal in a Vat case. The case centres on the zero-rating and non-exemption of drugs, medical appliances and assistance to the handicapped. The HM Customs & Excise stance was successfully challenged by a group headed by the British United Provident Association. Now HM Customs & Excise is seeking to take its challenge, that such supplies should be zero-rated, to the Lords. The Law Lords have put their decision on hold, giving the British United Provident Association an opportunity to object to the moves by the Vat men.