North America

DIVERSITY

US courts diversity problem

Minority groups and women underrepresented on US state supreme courts, as report suggests judicial elections lack of diversity threatens legitimacy.

LEGAL PROFESSION

Postcards from the legal edge

California State Bar looks set to push the boundaries of legal practice as it invites public comment on tech task force's regulatory reform options.

ACQUISITION

McDermott in healthcare acquisition

Integration strengthens client-focused health care consultancy as firm extends firm's health policy and private equity ambitions.

COMPLIANCE

The compliance officer cometh

Study reveals 2019 compliance compensation, highlighting the rise of the chief compliance officer role.