Global

INNOVATION

DAC Beachcroft joins up the dots

Firm launches dedicated team to drive forward change and innovation within the firm though creation of “BIC” team.

APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

Going, going, gone to Phillips! All the moves around the house this week.

LEGAL SERVICES

ALS systems go!

In-house departments relying more on alternative legal services (ALS) says latest survey.

LEGAL SERVICES

Greenberg Traurig throws a recurve ball

Firm launches Recurve as “first-of-its-kind” global shared services platform to transform delivery of range of services for legal industry.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Pay now, argue later?

Launch by Pinsent Masons and QMUL School of Arbitration of survey aims at efficiently resolving international construction disputes.

APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

Two innovation companies hire their first-ever general counsel, while a merchant bank ends its search after general counsel announced retirement last year.

DATA MATTERS

Data analytics an in-house 'priority'

Data analytics high or medium priority for almost 60 percent of corporate counsel offices, according survey of legal operations directors.