Industry Updates

#Legal Services

‘Legal Aid to continue to expand services’
LEGAL Aid Commission would continue to expand its services to ensure every Fijian has access to free legal services, says Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum. While closing the Legal Aid Commission Annual National Corporate Staff Workshop at the ...
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DLA Piper plots shake up in Irish legal services market
Multinational law firm DLA Piper is plotting an aggressive expansion in the Republic. The firm which operates in more than 40 countries announced its entry to the market in May 2018 and since then has poached partners from high-profile domestic firms.
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Subscriptions come to legal services with Legal Shield
Without a will, families are forced to watch a judge arbitrarily split up a loved one’s belongings and sometimes custody of children. Cindy Eastman, an associate at Legal Shield, remembers watching a former client’s children get assigned to a random ...
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Trustpoint.One Acquires Kelly Legal Managed Services
This is Trustpoint’s third acquisition in recent weeks, having already bought Alderson Court Reporting and Confluent Translations. The deal enhances Trustpoint’s footprint and its suite of legal staffing and legal solutions, the company said.
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Austin leads nation in legal services employment growth; Booming economy, relatively cheap rent attracts big firms
Austin is adding legal services jobs faster than any other big city in the country, according to a recent report from CBRE Group Inc. From 2015 to 2017, Austin saw 11.1 percent growth in legal services employment, which includes attorneys as well as all ...
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To Give or Not to Give: Rule 1.8(e) and the Dilemma of the Legal Services Lawyer
Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. Recently, while contemplating the ethics of whether to help a client financially, our POTUS popped into mind. I was reminded about how attorney Michael Cohen violated Rule 1.8(e) in ...
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Historic donation propels legal services for law school
Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A $15 million donation by an anonymous donor to Albany Law School was just announced to help ...
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East River Legal Services not receiving federal funds due to government shutdown
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - The government shutdown is nearing day 27 and a non-profit law firm that provides free legal services to the less fortunate is being affected. East River Legal Services is doing what it can to stay afloat. East River Legal ...
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Expanding the Power of One™ - Trustpoint.One Acquires Kelly Legal Managed Services
ATLANTA, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Trustpoint.One, a premier eDiscovery and legal solutions provider in the U.S., today announced the acquisition of Kelly Legal Managed Services (KLMS ...
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Legal Aid to expand services: A-G
LEGAL Aid Commission services would continue to expand its services to ensure every Fijian has access to free legal services, says Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum. While closing the Legal Aid Commission Annual National Corporate Staff Workshop at the ...
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