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Law Firm

A law firm is a business entity formed by one or more lawyers to engage in the practice of law. The primary service provided by a law firm is to advise clients (individuals or corporations) about their legal rights and responsibilities, and to represent their clients in civil or criminal cases, business transactions, and other matters in which legal advice and other assistance are sought.

Headlines Around the Web

When Apple and Samsung Fight, the Lawyers Win

Dec 10, 2013 - Business Week

Hogan Lovells in South African move

Nov 20, 2013 - Financial Times

Ex-AP reporter Lewis to PR role

Nov 07, 2013 - Politico

Cracking the Diversity Nut in Big Law

Oct 31, 2013 - Business Week

Mo Cowan to Mintz Levin's firm

Oct 10, 2013 - Politico

Kazakh miner ENRC hands Dechert files to SFO

Aug 14, 2013 - Financial Times

SJ Berwin merges with Asian rival

Aug 01, 2013 - Financial Times

Law firm to sue Boeing over Asiana crash

Jul 17, 2013 - The Times of India

Law firms: the new normal

Jun 29, 2013 - Financial Times

Articles About Law Firm

Prescription Drug Caused Compulsive Gambling
Pfizer Proposed Payout to Parkinson’s Drug Victims

By IBTimes AU

Pfizer proposed a compensation payout to Parkinson’s disease patients who have been distressed by risk-taking behaviours and consequences after taking the Parkinson's drug. (Dec 10)

MORE TOPICS: PFIZER, COURT, AUSTRALIA, SETTLEMENT

Lady Gaga
Dr. Luke Suing Ke$ha's Lawyer For Branding Him Lady Gaga's Rapist

By IBTimes AU

Dr. Luke is suing Mark Geragos for saying he is the Lady Gaga's rapist. (Dec 09)

MORE TOPICS: LADY GAGA, NEW YORK, LAWYER, LAWSUIT

ABC's 'Modern Family' Cast And Crew
Kristen Johnson Guest Stars As Mitch And Cam's Unexpected House Guest In 'Modern Family'

By IBTimes AU

Mitchell's colleague Brenda is going through a divorce and Cam encourages Mitch to help but they soon discover that it was a terrible idea. (Dec 05)

Barry Geraghty More Of That Cheltenham Horse Racing
New Zealand MFAT Chief Quits: Heads To Private Sector From Foreign Ministry

By IBTimes AU

Despite his background as a non-diplomat, John Allen made a mark in MFAT. (Nov 27)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED NATIONS

A Bushel of Soybeans
Bonsoy To Recompense Milk Victims

By IBTimes AU

Producers of the popular milk alternative, Bonsoy have agreed to the settlement of AU$25 million to compensate 496 victims of food poisoning. (Nov 27)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, SUPREME COURT, SETTLEMENT, AUSTRALIA

ABC's 'Modern Family' Cast And Crew
'Modern Family' Season 6 Episode 9 Spoilers: Strangers In The Night

By IBTimes AU

Mitch and Cam regret inviting their house guest while Alex announces that she finally has a boyfriend. Meanwhile, Jay and Gloria are trying to escape each other's parties. (Nov 24)

Cast member Norman Reedus arrives at the premiere of "The Conspirator" in New York April 11, 2011.
Norman Reedus’ Mom Wants To Know If Carol Is Single After Watching ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 5, Episode 6 – ‘Consumed’

By IBTimes AU

Norman Reedus' mom like Melissa McBride's character Carol Peletier in "The Walking Dead." (Nov 17)

St. Pierre (left) And Hendricks With White During UFC 167 Official Weigh-in
Anthony Johnson Ready To Return To UFC After Suspension

By IBTimes AU

Anthony Johnson has been cleared to return to UFC following the domestic violence allegations against him. (Nov 07)

MORE TOPICS: LAWSUIT, COURT, FLORIDA

Pirate Bay co-founders Fredrik Neij (L), Gottfrid Svartholm (C) and Peter Sunde leave the city court after the last day of argument's in their copyright trial in Stockholm March 3, 2009.
The Pirate Bay Founder Fredrik Neij Held In Thailand: Law Firm Hired by US Movie Companies To Track TPB Founder -- Report

By IBTimes AU

The Pirate Bay founder Fredrik Neij nabbed by the Thai border police in Nong Khai. (Nov 04)

MORE TOPICS: THAILAND

Flowers and a photo, which were left in tribute as part of a makeshift memorial, sit on the steps in front of Joan Rivers' former residence in the Manhattan borough of New York
Comedian Joan Rivers' Death to Be Investigated

By IBTimes AU

Joan Rivers’ daughter hired a New York law farm to investigate her mother’s death. (Oct 30)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK, HOLLYWOOD