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Mar 03 2012Chris Reynolds: Weather permitting

Climate change is possibly this year's most publicised and debated topic (though the US election is ...

by Lawyers Weekly

Mar 02 2012Call for legal input into hefty pay rates

CORPORATE GOVERANCE is at the heart of the credit crunch, and it’s time for risk managers and lawy...

by Angela Priestley

Mar 02 2012Blakes moves into Adelaide

BLAKE DAWSON will be soon be opening its sixth Australian office in Adelaide.The new office, which i...

by Lawyers Weekly

Mar 02 2012Minters deal awarded Syndicated Bank Loan of the Year

Minter Ellison’s role in one of the biggest debt restructuring deals of 2008 has been recognised a...

by Lawyers Weekly

Government backs down on Iran actionMar 02 2012

THE FEDERAL Government has backtracked on its election promise to bring Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to the International Court of ...

by Lawyers Weekly

Dibbs splits as Sydney office walksMar 02 2012

A DIVERGENCE in “strategic aspirations” and “investment priorities” has been cited as the reason behind the impendin...

by Zoe Lyon

Federal Court to play key role in native title claimsMar 02 2012

THE FEDERAL Court will play a more significant role in Australia’s native title system under the new system to be brought in next year.Mak...

by Lawyers Weekly

Freehills takes top spot at M&A awardsMar 02 2012

FREEHILLS HAS been named the Australian Legal Advisor of the Year at the Financial Times-Mergermarker M&A Awards Asia 2008.Freehills bea...

by Zoe Lyon

Partnerships: a future in doubt?Mar 02 2012

THE FUTURE of law firm partnerships may be in doubt as incorporation finds a means for effective succession planning, the value of law firms...

by Lawyers Weekly