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Who wins and loses as the legal industry warms up to tech, according to 6 top VC investors

Who wins and loses as the legal industry warms up to tech, according to 6 top VC investors

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The legal industry is seeing a drive for innovation by law firms, clients, and in-house counsel alike. Business Insider spoke with 6 VC investors about how they think the drive...
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How billionaires got $637 billion richer during the coronavirus pandemic

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

40 million Americans filed for unemployment during the pandemic , but billionaires saw their net worth increase by half a trillion dollars. This isn't the first time...
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Online learning companies were dying - until COVID-19 hit. Millions who lost their jobs are flocking to virtual classrooms to learn new skills, and platforms are watching their profits rise

Online learning companies were dying - until COVID-19 hit. Millions who lost their jobs are flocking to virtual classrooms to learn new skills, and platforms are watching their profits rise

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Online learning platforms were the subject of plenty of hype in the 2010s - the New York Times predicted 2012 would be "the year of the massive open online course" - but...
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A silent extinction: Elephants, rhinos and giraffes among endangered species facing fresh threat during global pandemic

22 hours ago   |   The Independent

We are protecting wildlife at risk from poachers due to the conservation funding crisis caused by Covid-19. Help is desperately needed to support wildlife rangers, local...
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From Black Lives Matter to Bleak House: David Lammy picks the best books about justice

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

The New Jim Crow, dystopian Dickens and The Secret Barrister... the Labour MP takes in the best books about the legal system In 2016, the writer and lawyer Michelle Alexander...
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'The law is equal for everyone': Laura Codruƫa Kövesi, Europe's first public prosecutor

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Romanian has been described as ‘bravest and most distinguished candidate for the job' Laura Codruƫa Kövesi made her name as the head of Romania's respected anti-corruption...
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$340m in London law firm's account suspected of 1MDB connection

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Money in Clyde & Co's bank account linked to money allegedly embezzled from Malaysian fund Investigators probing one of the world's largest financial frauds have said they...
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A US citizen reportedly had a warrant issued for his arrest by Hong Kong authorities under its strict new national security law

A US citizen reportedly had a warrant issued for his arrest by Hong Kong authorities under its strict new national security law

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Hong Kong authorities have issued arrest warrants under its strict new national-security law for six pro-democracy activists living abroad, The Guardian reported last...
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Trump and Jared Kushner's personal banker is under investigation by Deutsche Bank over her purchase of a $1.5 million Manhattan apartment from a Kushner-owned company

Trump and Jared Kushner's personal banker is under investigation by Deutsche Bank over her purchase of a $1.5 million Manhattan apartment from a Kushner-owned company

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

The personal banker of President Donald Trump and his son-in-law Jared Kushner is facing an internal investigation from her employer, Deutsche Bank, The New York Times reported...
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Former police chief convicted over child abuse video granted court of appeal hearing

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Robyn Williams was sacked in March despite never having viewed unsolicited video A decorated former police chief has won two key battles in her fight to overturn her conviction...
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Brentford vs Fulham, Championship play-off final 2020: What time is...

Brentford vs Fulham, Championship play-off final 2020: What time is kick-off, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction?

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Former King Juan Carlos heads into exile having shaken Spain

Former King Juan Carlos heads into exile having shaken Spain

MADRID - A scandal involving a king, his lover, tens of millions of euros and an infamous hunting trip caused a political storm in Spain and enormous damage to its monarchy. In... Read more ...

Cop bashed at Bayside Shopping Centre in Frankston by anti-masker, 38

Cop bashed at Bayside Shopping Centre in Frankston by anti-masker, 38

An anti-masker, 38, who allegedly slammed a female cop's head into the concrete after being caught without a mask has been bailed because she had no criminal record, Victoria... Read more ...

Ex-employee of Prince Charles in trademark fight with the Queen's officials

Ex-employee of Prince Charles in trademark fight with the Queen's officials

Grant Harrold was an 'under-butler' at Highgrove from 2004 to 2011. But he has angered the Queen's officials after trying to trademark The Royal Butler and using a golden crest. Read more ...

Ministers tell drug firms to restart stockpiling medicines amid No Deal...

Ministers tell drug firms to restart stockpiling medicines amid No Deal Brexit fears

Department of Health officials sent a letter to medical suppliers urging them to 'replenish' their drug stock, ensuring they have at least six weeks of supplies in hand by... Read more ...

Coronavirus latest news: Reopening schools without better test and trace...

Coronavirus latest news: Reopening schools without better test and trace 'threatens second wave twice as big as first'

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Twitter could be facing an FTC fine of up to $250 million over allegations...

Twitter could be facing an FTC fine of up to $250 million over allegations that it violated an agreement over user data privacy

Twitter is under investigation by the FTC and could face a fine of anywhere between $150 million to $250 million, the company disclosed in a regulatory filing Monday. Twitter... Read more ...

THE ONLINE GROCERY REPORT: The coronavirus pandemic is thrusting online...

THE ONLINE GROCERY REPORT: The coronavirus pandemic is thrusting online grocery into the spotlight in the US - here are the players that will emerge at the top of the market

This is a preview of the Business Insider Intelligence Online Grocery premium research report. Purchase this report here. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more... Read more ...

Kanye West files for Arkansas presidential ballot with Michelle Tidball...

Kanye West files for Arkansas presidential ballot with Michelle Tidball listed as his vice president

Kanye West filed to appear on Arkansas' presidential ballot on Monday by submitting the required 1,000 signatures by noon. He listed Michelle Tidball, a life coach, as his vice... Read more ...

Microsoft's next big policy battle could be over its ties to China, as a GOP...

Microsoft's next big policy battle could be over its ties to China, as a GOP adviser calls on the tech titan to divest its Chinese holdings amid TikTok talks

Microsoft confirmed the company is exploring a deal to buy TikTok's operations in several countries including the US. President Donald Trump has threatened to ban the app over... Read more ...