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Supreme Court of India makes 17 Senior Advocates

Nov 30, 2012 The Full Court of the Supreme Court of India has awarded the title of Senior Advocate to 15 retired High Court judges and two practicing Advocates.   The distinction is extremely difficult to attain for practicing…

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30% vacancy on the bench in India's high courts

Nov 8, 2012 57 new judges have been appointed across India’s 21 high courts this year, but significant judicial vacancies remain high, with 30 per cent of the 895 judges’ posts remaining vacant. 275 out of 895 sanctioned…

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Indian competition chief launches boutique firm

Oct 23, 2012 The former Director General and Head of Merger Control at the Competition Commission of India - Kaushal Kumar Sharma - has launched a boutique law firm ‘KK Sharma Law Offices’. The new firm is based in New Delhi, and…

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LPO UnitedLex hires new VP in contract solutions

Sep 18, 2012 Indian legal process outsourcing company UnitedLex has hired the former Nokia Siemens Networks legal head Joginder Yadav as senior vice-president in contract solutions. Yadav moves into the LPO industry after more…

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LPO UnitedLex records 52% growth in revenue

Aug 30, 2012 Legal process outsourcing continues to grow at an exponential rate, as many firms seek to cut costs by using cheap labour options for routine legal work like e-discovery, document review, patent drafting and patent…

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