23rd March - Law News

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FOCUS OF THE DAY: There is a big gap in the way partners and fee-earners at medium-sized law firms view where they work, including “an exaggerated sense of progressiveness among decision-makers”, a new report has found. Only a third of fee-earners (34%) thought their practices prided themselves in the quality of staff training, compared to double that proportion (68%) of partners. Full story - Legal Futures

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Today's video story: Maharashtra Advocate General Shreehari Aney on Tuesday (March 22) resigned amid a row over his remarks about a separate Marathwada state. Aney drove to Raj Bhavan this morning and handed over his resignation to Governor C Vidyasagar Rao, an official said. "Shreehari Aney has submitted his resignation to the Governor. Whether to accept it or not, is his (Governor's) prerogative," an official from the Governor's office said. Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is expected to make a statement on the issue in the state Legislature. #India