The general counsel and head of corporate development at music-streaming service Spotify, Jared Grusd, is departing the company to become the chief executive officer at news outlet the Huffington Post. Grusd spent
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Midsize firms are proving to be an important resource to clients of all sizes. Clients are seeking cost effective yet excellent legal services and midsize firms have "stepped up to the plate."
The Bar Council of India, in its elections held yesterday has appointed the Chairman and Vice Chairman. Bar Council of India, constituted under the Advocates Act is the apex body regulating the legal profession in India.
Viplav Sharma had filed a writ petition before the Supreme Court in 2006, seeking regulation of the entry of foreign universities and the de-recognition of 44 deemed universities. The petition was pending for the last 3
Zurich law firm Homburger is leading the mandate, together with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, for US manufacturing and defence powerhouse General Dynamics on its CHF2.45bn (€1.51bn) acquisition of Swiss company Jet
David Aufhauser has quit as the general counsel of UBS's investment banking division as the fallout widens from investigations into the failed market in auction-rate securities.
DLA Piper’s star co-head of mass tort and class actions Amy Schulman has left the firm to join Pfizer as general counsel and senior vice president. Schulman is renowned as one of the US’s top litigators after a
Shearman & Sterling has eliminated the job of its full-time general counsel, John Shutkin. The firm hired Shutkin in 2004 from KPMG International, where he had been general counsel for five years. Shutkin was one of the
Magic circle duo Slaughter and May and Linklaters take the lead advisory roles on the agreement between Santander and GE Money to swap European assets worth a combined value of around €2bn. Slaughters took the lead
Robert Graham, a former staff lawyer at General Re Corp., could spend the rest of his life in jail for helping another company commit fraud. On Feb. 25 a federal jury convicted Graham and four other defendants for aiding
Attorney General Andrew Cuomo on Monday announced an investigation into the popular online social networking site Facebook after undercover investigators posing as children were allegedly solicited by sexual predators
Michael Mukasey, President George W. Bush's pick to replace Alberto Gonzales as attorney general, is not expected to prompt the confirmation battle that Senate Democrats threatened to wage if a more partisan nominee was