TITLE

General counsel salaries continue to lag inflation

AUTHOR(S)
Wozniak, Vanessa
PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Lawyer (Online Edition);1/16/2012, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on figures published by employment researcher IDS, which show that in-house heads of legal in Great Britain are facing real-terms pay cuts for the second year running. As salary increases lag behind inflation, they are seeing the pay cuts. A decrease in income in real terms is represented by the retail prices index (RPI) currently running at 5.2 per cent.
ACCESSION #
70534096

 

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