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New report shines a light on in-house lawyer pay

Jul 10, 2013 Corporate Counsel has reported on new data about the pay packages for in-house counsel: a survey of 1,700 in-house lawyers at around 480 US and Canadian companies. The “In-House Counsel Compensation Report” from…

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Law Schools offer jobs to graduates

Mar 7, 2013 The New York Times has reported on an initiative by the law school at Arizona State University to offer graduates clinical legal experience. Law dean Douglas J. Sylvester led the effort to found a non-profit law firm…

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Russian oligarchs head to London

Feb 27, 2012 Here is an interesting article about the increasing presence of Russian oligarchs in London Courts. According to the article, London has become the preferred jurisdiction for big business disputes coming out of Russia…

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Can graduate deferral be a good thing?

Dec 2, 2011 This article discusses the unexpected benefits of graduate job deferral. It says that while the prospect of having one’s graduate position deferred may be daunting for many, it might also prove to be of enormous…

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Lateral hires face demotions and pay cuts

Sep 28, 2010 Many corporate, real-estate and other transactional associates have had a slow year, with deals and work-flow stalling in the tough economic climate. Many have shifted to other practice groups or done pro-bono work…

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