BOOK REVIEW: East West Street: on the origins of genocide and crimes against humanity

25 July 2016By Nicholas Goodman

An absorbing and readable account of the inception of modern human rights law.

BOOK REVIEW: Celebrity Chef Zombie Apocalypse

25 July 2016By Nicholas Goodman

A pacy, stomach-churning tale that can be read in one sitting.

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BOOK REVIEW: Deprivation of Liberty: A Handbook

18 July 2016By Mea Fyfe

An important resource for those dealing with mental capacity issues.

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BOOK REVIEW: Criminal Costs: Legal Aid Costs in the Criminal Courts

18 July 2016By David Pickup

A comprehensive and necessary guide

BOOK REVIEW: What the PA knew: An intriguing legal tale

18 July 2016By Paul Bennett

Many in smaller legal practices in particular will find some comfort here.

BOOK REVIEW: The Solicitors Office Procedures Manual (second edition)

11 July 2016By David Pickup

This book is both a specimen manual and a resource on how to tailor your own to your firm.


BOOK REVIEW: Both Sides of the Bench

11 July 2016By David Pickup

An entertaining book that contrasts with last year’s As in Memory Long.


BOOK REVIEW: Gringras: the Laws of the Internet (4th edition)

4 July 2016By Phil Hartley

Great analysis, but some of the omissions and emphases are inexplicable.


BOOK REVIEW: Social Media in the Workplace: a handbook

4 July 2016By Will Winch

This recognises that the problems thrown up by social media are not new, but stresses the need for employers to be prepared for how to deal with those problems in the modern workplace.


BOOK REVIEW: Knowledge Management for Lawyers

4 July 2016By Sue Bramall

The overlap between KM, marketing, business development and client relations was not explored in more detail. Maybe this could be expanded upon in a future edition?

BOOK REVIEW: A Practitioner’s Guide to Probate Disputes

4 July 2016By Andrew Kidd

This work provides a commanding canter through the main issues involved and procedures applicable.

BOOK REVIEW: Delay and Disruption in Construction Contracts (fifth edition)

27 June 2016By Pam Allardice

An essential reference tool which is handy not only for dealing with delay and disruption claims.

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RESTAURANT REVIEW: Rufus Pucci Pizza 1 Cale St, Chelsea,SW3 3QT, 020 7965 0555

27 June 2016By Christopher Rees

Popular Chelsea haunt offers iconic dishes of pizza and fish and chips.

BOOK REVIEW: Russell on Arbitration (24th edition)

27 June 2016By Masood Ahmed

Well-structured book allows the reader to grasp fundamental aspects of arbitration.

BOOK REVIEW: International Arbitration Under Review: Essays in Honour of John Beechey

27 June 2016By Steven Friel

Four of the world’s most experienced arbitration practitioners offer in-depth coverage of a variety of topics.

BOOK REVIEW: Setting Up in Business as a Mediator

27 June 2016By Rebecca Attree

Inspirational book offers hope and guidance to mediators at every state of their career.


BOOK REVIEW: Adultery: Infidelity and the Law

20 June 2016By Toby Atkinson

Entertaining and well-researched analysis of the changing legal landscape around infidelity.

BOOK REVIEW: Financial Remedies Handbook (10th edition)

20 June 2016By Izzy Jaques

The handbook is an essential reference work which is easy to navigate – and value for money.

BOOK REVIEW: Hershman & McFarlane Children Act Handbook 2015/16

20 June 2016By Izzy Jaques

This book is a must for any practitioner.

BOOK REVIEW: The International Survey of Family Law

20 June 2016

The ‘magpie’ approach of picking themes, which is likely to be of interest to family lawyers from any jurisdiction, results in a thought-provoking read.

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