Europe

MERGER

Three law firms in Spanish merger

New entity called Zurbaran Abogados created by the joining together of the firms Zamora de Claver, Cuellar Abogados and RZS Abogados.

LAWTECH

UK & EMEA gets a big hand

BigHand, a technology support partner to law firms, announces formation of newly expanded account management teams.

LABOUR DISCRIMINATION

Oracle in a watchdog fight

Oracle accuses government labour watchdog of 'secret' pact with plaintiffs' attorneys, and says existing claims 'doomed to fail.'

GENDER

Court extends Linklaters gag

Director threatening to speak out about 'ongoing struggle' with women in the magic circle was absent from court as gag order extended.

MERGER

From Detroit to Dublin

American-Irish merger announced as Clark Hill merges with O'Gradys Solicitors in softly-softly approach to the European market.