Big stories

LEGAL TECH

Open and shut Qase

Canadian technology startup Qase launches new service seeking to transform how people find and work with lawyers around the globe.

SOCIAL MOBILITY

Law firm extends social reach

Slaughter and May and upReach partner to launch legal sector access programme as firm builds on pioneering work in social mobility.

INTERNET OF THINGS

Osborne Clarke sheds light on Asian IoT

Asian manufacturing & logistics sectors powering ahead with adoption of internet of things, with government and regulatory help playing key role.

PRO BONO

Crowell & Moring's pro bono weekend

Law firm's Brussels office joins forces with Young Bar to offer free legal services to show willingness to tackle societal issues.

BILLING

The stubborn billable hour

Lawyers surveyed in Canadian Lawyer's 2019 Legal Fees Survey say fee reductions are unlikely, and suggests the billable hour is far from dead.

MARKET PLACINGS

Bird & Bird takes AIM

International law firm Bird & Bird celebrates closing four Aim market placings in one week.

CANNABIS

Eversheds lights up new practice

Firm launches cannabis industry team to help clients navigate changing industry and pursue opportunities in a murky industry landscape.