Despite the high-profile Edward Snowden case, many global companies are still not doing enough to support whistleblowers in their organisations.
16 Sep 2014 | 10:16 |
Kirkland & Ellis has re-hired former partner Matthew Gerber to the firm's London private equity group following a stint at defunct private equity house DMC Partners.
08 Sep 2014 | 10:11 |
Co-operative Legal Services (CLS) has posted Co-operative Legal Services (CLS) has posted an operating loss of £5.1m in the six months to July, following the restructuring of its personal injury and clinical negligence arms.
04 Sep 2014 | 13:00 |
Jones Day has made a trio of heavyweight corporate partner hires for its New York and London offices, including senior lawyers from client General Electric.
04 Sep 2014 | 10:21 |
Mills & Reeve, Spanish firm Laffer Abogados and Liverpool outfit Brabners Chaffe Street have taken the advisory roles on Argentinian footballer Angel Di Maria's transfer to Manchester United from Real Madrid for a British record fee of £59.7m.
28 Aug 2014 | 15:59 |
UAE telecoms provider Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (du) is planning to expand its legal panel line-up this year in a bid to increase its flexibility.
13 Aug 2014 | 00:26 |
The general counsels of Dixons and Carphone Warehouse have agreed to jointly head the newly merged company's legal team.
11 Aug 2014 | 00:10 |
The size of the average in-house legal team across EMEA countries has increased by a third over the past year, according to research from legal recruiter Laurence Simons.
31 Jul 2014 | 00:05 |
A recent Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filing shows JPMorgan Chase general counsel Stephen Cutler has sold $5m in company stock so far this year, and added a further 80,000 worth of shares.
24 Jul 2014 | 00:00 |
LinkedIn has appointed former Yahoo! legal chief and one-time Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom lawyer Michael Callahan as its new general counsel.
22 Jul 2014 | 11:30 |
David Eveleigh, the general counsel of BT Global Services and former Ashurst lawyer, is to join private security giant Serco as group general counsel and company secretary.
18 Jul 2014 | 11:34 |
Barclays has cut its extended roster of legal firms by 30%, following a major review of its external legal counsel, which has seen five of eight new core advisory spots awarded to US firms.
01 Jul 2014 | 16:59 |
The Law Society has asked the Metropolitan Police to launch a criminal investigation into Wonga, after the payday loans company was fined £2.6m for sending letters from fictional law firms, threatening legal action.
27 Jun 2014 | 12:39 |
Gibson Dunn & Crutcher has defended its representation of Dubai-based private equity firm GFH Capital, after the client's former general counsel accused the firm of having a conflict of interest.
26 Jun 2014 | 14:39 |
American Express' six-month search for a permanent general counsel GC has ended with the appointment of former executive vice president, GC and chief compliance officer of healthcare giant McKesson Laureen E. Seeger.
24 Jun 2014 | 12:37 |