LAHORE -- Punjab Minister for Law Raja Basharat Thursday directed all the provincial departments and autonomous bodies that they should not appoint legal advisors
or law officers without following the specified rules and regulations of the law department.
According to the 'Policy/Guidelines for nominations/recommendations for appointment of legal advisors
and engagement/placement of advocates on the panel of advocates of various departments' dated June 3, 2015, 'in terms of the clause (g) of sub-rule (1) of rule 14 of the Rules of Business, 1973, only the recommendations/nominations shall be considered by the 'committee for selection of legal advisor/panel advocates which are duly recommended by the concerned departments/organizations/corporations.'
In 2017, 63 percent of the companies were compliant, and 37 percent non-compliant with regards to appointment of legal advisors
In 2017, 63percent of the companies were compliant, and 37percent non-compliant with regards to appointment of legal advisors
. The SECP took various initiatives to strengthen the compliant corporate culture, ensuring that the companies are in a better position to manage their affairs in accordance with the law.
ISLAMABAD -- The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan's (SECP's) effective initiatives and measures have resulted in an 85 per cent compliance with the provisions of the Companies (Appointment of Legal Advisors
) Act, 1974.
International law firm DAC Beachcroft LLP is pleased to have been named as one of a select band of Best Legal Advisors
2018 by leading legal magazine Legal Week for a third consecutive year.
Goodwin Procter LLP served as legal advisors
to DiscoverOrg and TA Associates.
Consistent with its fiduciary duties, the Qualcomm Board of Directors, in consultation with its financial and legal advisors
, will review the revised proposal to determine the course of action it believes is in the best interests of the Company and its stockholders.
The building and construction legal advisors
work on both private and business developments.
Latham and Watkins LLP served as legal advisors
to MGM, Shearman and Sterling LLP served as legal advisors
to Viacom and O'Melveny and Myers LLP served as legal advisors
ISLAMABAD -- Decision has been taken to appoint 5 more legal advisors
in Capital Development Authority (CDA).
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton and Garrison LLP is serving as US legal advisor
to the buyer group and Jun He and Walkers are serving as PRC and Cayman Islands legal advisors
to the buyer group, respectively.