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Employee sent tenants fake letters posing as law firm

3 hours 56 min ago

Colin Duck barred from working in the profession after being found to have acted dishonestly.

MoJ's £15m legal aid fees offer 'doesn't add up'

4 hours 4 min ago

Law Society says the total amount is different depending on what year's 'case mix' data is used.

Sir Louis Blom-Cooper QC dies at 92

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 12:23

Inspirational figure in campaign against death penalty and for prisoners' rights. 

Fixed costs regime floated for leaseholders

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 11:36

Law Commission says the enfranchisement system is complex, slow and expensive.

Corruption perception a threat to rule of law, says Grieve

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 11:22

Former attorney general warns key concepts of certainty and predictability are at risk - and floats a codified constitution. 

Supreme Court refuses appeal bid from firm denied PI costs

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 09:44

Case could see more defendants challenge costs claims they suspect to be based on misleading information.

Four struck off and £250k fine as tribunal punishes Axiom misconduct

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 06:38

Six individuals found to have benefitted personally from millions of pounds intended to fund cases.

Oligarch loses bid to keep freezing order secret

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 13:15

High Court ruling is latest development in dispute over Russian fishing company being heard in London. 

Ireland told to stop blocking extraditions to UK

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 12:22

Mere notification of intention to withdraw from the EU not an ‘exeptional circumstance’, Court of Justice rules. 

Appeal court gives Playboy club second chance in negligence claim

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 11:31

Judge rejects argument it would be abuse of process to allow second claim to continue.

'Don't swell the ranks with solicitors' - bar fights training reforms

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 09:58

Future Bar Training proposals would 'unacceptably dilute the high standards rightly required of practising barristers', Bar Council warns. 

Solicitor oversaw 'obscene' £5m costs overcharging against NHS

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 06:33

Hull firm founder conducted a planned and deliberate campaign to inflate costs, tribunal hears. 

Open court statement may not be anonymous - Warby

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 16:44

High Court rules against claimant who successfully sued DWP over data breach.  

Solicitors still in the dark over waivers granted to rival businesses

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 14:42

SRA pledged in June to publish details of rules waivers, but nothing has yet materialised.

A third of solicitors are victims of violence or threats

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 12:14

Law Society of Scotland survey paints similar picture to the one that has emerged south of the border.

Research highlights risks of working in criminal defence or family

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 12:14

Law Society of Scotland survey paints similar picture to the one that has emerged south of the border.

Profits slide at claims giant - but whiplash reforms an 'opportunity'

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:05

National Accident Helpline admits talks ongoing with big PI firm about leaving its panel.

City lawyer banned over transfer of funds to personal account

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 09:38

Miguel Lopez was suspended and subsequently resigned just nine months after joining London office.

Rosenblatt sets up litigation funder as it posts first profits as plc

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 09:17

Listed City law firm annnounces maiden interim results following float in May. 

Rosenblatt sets up litigation funding arm as profits rise

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 09:17

Listed City law firm annnounces maiden interim results. 

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