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Harvard project gives free access to millions of US cases dating back to 1658

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 04:33

A partnership between Harvard Law School and Ravel Law gives free online access to 360 years of American court cases

Norton Rose Fulbright CEO makes pledge on gender diversity

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 04:13

Squire Patton Boggs takes Pinsent's Paris employment team…4 in 10 M&A deals suffer because of this…

Australian Bar Association rejects criticisms of Federal Court judges

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 02:59

The Australian Bar Association rejects a controversial study that criticises the pace it takes Federal Court judges to complete a judgment

Coke buys Made Group stake with three firms’ advice

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 02:57

Gilber + Tobin, Gadens, and Addison Lawyers involved in Coke’s equity stake purchase in Melbourne-based beverage group

Law Society of Tasmania elects new president

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 02:55

Rae & Partners principal Evan Hughes has been selected for the role

Baker McKenzie appoints new Asia-Pacific, EMEA, and North America regional chairs

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 02:46

New appointments to Baker McKenzie’s global leadership team announced in Washington DC

Asia Pacific lawyers among new partners at Ropes

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 20:00

Dentons Rodyk to develop AI solution… Hong Kong to recruit IP judges for specialist court… New managing partner for Hogan Lovells' associate in Jakarta…

Lander & Rogers picks new Melbourne home

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 05:48

The firm chooses new premises that support work-life balance and collaboration

Top firms act as AMP Life sells for $3.3bn

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 05:45

Three firms advise as AMP focuses on higher growth businesses

HSF helps Japanese company sell stake in Australian mine

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 05:42

The deal shows continuing high level cross-border investments into Australian mining, the firm says

British judges get 2% pay boost

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 05:40

The hike is not the planned 32% rise rumoured earlier this month

Gordon Dadds, Ince to create new global legal powerhouse

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 04:58

New Asia Pacific regional chair for Baker McKenzie… Global firm's Asia leader recognized as LGBT+ "trailblazer"…

Ashurst commits to more women in partnership, leadership roles

Sat, 10/27/2018 - 05:14

The set new goals to be achieved by 2022

Resources giant digs for more gold and copper with top firms’ help

Sat, 10/27/2018 - 05:12

Three firms advise as Anglo-Australian miner invest in assets in Australia and Ecuador

ACT Women Lawyers’ Award winners revealed

Sat, 10/27/2018 - 04:52

The award winners reflect the diversity of the legal community

Judge’s pursuit of escapees caught on camera

Sat, 10/27/2018 - 04:51

The judge threw down his robe and leapt into action, pursuing two men fleeing his courtroom

G+T helps secure funding for Queensland solar farm project

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 20:00

Ashurst advises on off-market takeover of Atlas Iron… Why Harry Potter is inspiring Indian lawyers…

Most Australian lawyers say legal finance is an essential new business tool

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 04:12

Australian lawyers are the most likely to say legal finance is growing and gaining importance

Top NZ firm takes special counsel from global giant in Sydney

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 04:11

The senior lawyer headed her previous firm’s Australian commercial real estate team

Litigation funder to raise $84.5m

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 04:08

The company is also looking into issuing bonds