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Supreme Court spurns insurers’ appeal over injuries on private land

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 16:57
Judges refuse application for another hearing into the thorny issue of liability for an incident involving uninsured driver.

Slater and Gordon set to cut fee earner roles in Birmingham

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 14:05
Firm continues nationwide consolidation as it moves towards model of centres of excellence.

'Consent' judge: Domestic abuse letter attracts over 130 signatures

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 12:10
Lawyers and campaigners call for wider action amid concern over judge's controversial findings in family case.

HMCTS says sorry after court boots out Gazette reporter

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 12:01
Monidipa Fouzder was rebuked for not telling a security guard at Edmonton she was a journalist.

Law Society of Scotland accredits first non-lawyer tech guru

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 11:25
Pioneering scheme was introduced last November.

'Data desert' on vulnerable individuals in civil justice system

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 10:14
Judges say there is no evidence to assess how well the system is helping or failing court users.

Bar suspends lawyer who was struck off by SDT

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 15:35
Aurang Khattak was struck off the roll of solicitors in 2012 following repeated breaches of the Solicitors’ Accounts Rules.

Appeal court ruling gives guidance on solicitor-client costs disputes

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 15:28
Client alleged litigation outfit's invoices showed ‘significant duplication between fee-earners’.

Court of Appeal dismisses costs challenge to litigation boutique

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 15:28
Former client did not have an absolute right to be heard, appeal judges agree.

Immigration Rules simplification: plan to be published 'shortly'

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 12:52
Home Office unveils points-based system details and confirms it will respond to Law Commission report.

Greater focus on race in A&O's global diversity drive

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 11:40
Magic circle firm appoints five diversity and inclusion partners.

US lawyers stand up for judiciary in Trump row

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 11:28
Bar president calls for end to personal attacks on judges and prosecutors.

Peers alarmed at Henry VIII powers in divorce bill

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 09:19
Lords committee says the lord chancellor's powers could radically alter the rationale for the reforms.

Listed law firm partners rake in millions by selling shares

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 13:06
Gateley announces placing of 4.75m shares at not less than £2 apiece.

‘Model statute’ to hold governments to account on climate change

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 13:00
International Bar Association publishes measure to ‘lower procedural hurdles’.

US bar votes for ownership reform - with caveats

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 11:54
American Bar Association resolution calls on states to 'explore regulatory innovations'.

£2.4m more? Explain yourself, Chancery Lane tells ombudsman

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 08:21
Law Society points out solicitors' frustrations with complaints handler as proposals for budget increase are opposed.

Nothing in the pot for employees at failed PI firm

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 16:13
Work in progress at Nesbit Law has failed to recover significant funds due to poor quality of cases.

Applications open for diversity access scheme

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 16:05
Law Society initiative supports people facing exceptional obstacles to qualify as a solicitor.

Disclosure pilot not a stick to beat opponents, says Vos

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 14:42
Chancellor of the High Court says the bench will start to punish parties using pilot as a litigation tactic.