Slater & Gordon encourages UK workers to buy shares
Slater & Gordon, a publicly listed law firm, has announced a plan to encourage workers in its United Kingdom offices to buy shares in the firm.comments powered by Disqus
The plan, which is subject to approval by shareholders in an upcoming meeting, would see the firm matching share purchases by attorneys and staff at the law firm's 18 offices in England and Wales, up to a limit of 375 pounds. It will also offer stock options as incentives to some employees.
The firm - which started out as an Australian personal injury law firm - has been expanding ever since it started selling shares to the public in 2007.