Linklaters is pursuing plans to enter the South African legal market in the 2012-23 financial year via a merger with a local firm, according to strategy information transmitted to the
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The government of South Africa is considering a plan to cap lawyers fees in an effort to increase access to justice. The Legal Practice Bill, which sets out a structure for determining reasonable and affordable fees,
The Justice Minister for South Africa, Jeff Radebe, has announced a program of reform for the country’s legal services industry, with numerous changes to be made in the judiciary and the wider legal profession.
Norton Rose now has a headcount of 2,900 lawyers, combining UK,Norton Rose Group is looking for mergers in the US and China, according to Chief Executive Officer Peter Martyr.
Eversheds has announced the promotion of 22 lawyers to its partnership in its annual promotions round, up from 19 last year but still significantly less than the 32 who were made up
The Solicitors Regulation Authority in the UK has moved to regulate outsourcing agreements for the first time, and will publish a Code of Conduct next week. The new Code will require forms to give the SRA access to their
Squire Sanders & Dempsey may represent a model for the survivalInteresting article here from ft.com, which notes that the merger between UK firm Hammonds with US firm
The US market promises little growth this year, and law firms are looking to expand in the so-called BRIC countries - Brazil, Russia, India and China – along with countries like South Africa, Australia and Canada,
JSW Energy Limited has acquired CIC Energy Corporation for $414 million (Rs. 1,886 crore). JSW Energy has signed a binding agreement to acquire 100 percent shares of CIC Energy, a Toronto Stock Exchange listed company at