Chinese officials remain unwilling to allow foreign lawyers to practice local law in China, despite pressure from international firms. There are currently more than 200 large foreign firms operating in China, and
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A US federal bankruptcy judge has approved a plan to award $700,000 in bonuses to the administrators working to wind down business at bankrupt firm Dewey & LeBoeuf. The court overruled the objections of the US Trustee,
Dewey & LeBoeuf may use cash remaining in its accounts to write checks to cover payroll, preserve firm records, protect employeeA New York court has ruled that bankrupt law firm
US workplace anti-discrimination laws generally apply to employees, while leaving partners to fend for themselves. But a new decision handed down by the New York Supreme Court last week ruled that in firms with hundreds
Photography company Kodak has switched legal advisors in the middle of its struggle to avoid bankruptcy, trading in Jones Day’s restructuring practice in favour Sullivan & Cromwell. The company, which hired Jones Day
The controversial website ‘Solicitors From Hell; has been removed from the internet after a court ordered that the site administrator take it down. The decision resolves a six-year litigation brought by the Law
Legally India has posted an interview with senior counsel and BJP parliamentarian Ram Jethmalani, addressing the art of cross-examination, Adam & Eve and why political parties don’t care about foreign law firms.
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan is suing the firm for allegedly denying him retirement benefits to which he believes he isA former litigation partner from US firm
Interesting article here from the Guardian, which takes a look at compensation for criminal barristers. The article points out that only a tiny proportion of criminal law barristers are earning top salaries, and that
Recently, the judge in a snowmobile accident case in Morris County increased the jury verdict 10 times. Superior Court Judge Robert Brennan increased to $1 million a $100,000 pain-and-suffering award in a product
Law Minister, Veerappa Moily’s ambitious plans of reducing the pendency of court cases in India and creating 15,000 additional judges’ posts in India seems to be taking shape with two new all-India services. The
Adorno & Yoss, one of South Florida’s largest law firms, will be changing its letterhead, after co-founder Hank Adorno was suspended from practice and resigned from the firm.
The options for the petitioners against the All India Bar Exam (AIBE) seem to be running out, after yet another setback. The options for the petitioners against the All India Bar Exam (AIBE) seem to be running out, after
Abhishek Manu Singhvi, National Spokesperson of the Congress Party and Senior Advocate has found himself in a soup and is presently juggling dual roles. It is a tough battle to decide whether to act in the capacity