Europe

EXPANSION

Dentons Lisbon-bound?

Dentons is believed to have been in talks with a number of law firms in Portugal, eyeing a possible new office in Lisbon.

EMPLOYMENT SETTLEMENT

Employment tribunals under stress

Backlog at employment tribunals rises 77 per cent in a year as they struggle with high volume of claims and number of staff employed falls.

LAWYER SAFETY

Growing concern for endangered lawyers

The European Parliament holds hearing on attacks against lawyers amid growing concerns of an increasingly persecuted profession worldwide.