North America

M&A

US M&A deals top $1.5 trillion

US domestic deals weather geopolitical storms to drive the market says new report by White & Case and Mergermarket.

COMMUNICATION

Lawyers need to tell stories

To promote story-telling as key communication skill for lawyers, BYU Law is to host first national storytelling competition for law students.

WELLNESS

Art for law's sake

Reed Smith's firmwide 'arts for wellness' month promotes emotional and physical benefits of art, and part of signing the ABA wellbeing pledge.

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

IBM Watson talking AI with law firms

IBM Watson Legal discussing new AI opportunities with select number of US and UK law firms, gives notice of big announcement later this year.

FAKE NEWS

This is not 'fake' news

New York attorney general sends clear message in settling with sellers of 'fake' online followers and 'likes' in first US settlement of its kind.