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Less US lawyers are working part time, says survey

Mar 3, 2014 Part time work in the US legal industry has declined slightly, with 6.1 percent of lawyers in major law firms working part-time last year, down from 6.4 per cent in 2010. Of the lawyers who were working part time, 70…

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US summer associates see good job offer rates

Feb 28, 2014 Finally some good news for US law students: the job offer rate for students that did a summer associateship in 2013 is nearly as high as it was before the financial crisis. The offer rate for those students was…

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Proposed tax reform could affect at large law firms

Jan 1, 2014 A proposal for tax reform - which is currently before congress - could significantly affect the operations at large US law firms. Under the proposed law, law firms with gross receipts of greater than $10 million would be…

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