Lawyers go in search of e-vacancies

Alison Laferia reports

Lawyers will soon be able to look for jobs via email.

LawNews is a free email service that offers subscribers details of legal vacancies and a little news. The service goes live on 1 June.

For more information, contact Karen Brockman on 01603 870201 or email her at

Meanwhile, Scottish firm MacRoberts has set up an IP and IT news service on the Internet. The firm's World Wide Web site contains up-to-date newsletters compiled by partner David Flint, a specialist in IT and IP law. The site can be found at