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2023-12-07T15:30:00+00:00By Charlie Moloney

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As a practice area, private client is both protected from ‘AI’ and struggling with government automation of life-critical processes. Eduardo Reyes reports.


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Only four MPs turned up for the questioning of the Law Society and two regulators.

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Shuja scoops lifetime achievement award

Lubna Shuja, immediate past president of the Law Society, picked up a lifetime achievement award at the Asian Legal Awards at a glittering ceremony in central London last Saturday.

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Attack and defence as MP savages CILEX

Obiter braved freezing temperatures on Tuesday to head to committee room 15 in the Palace of Westminster, where representatives of the Bar Council, Bar Standards Board, CILEX and CILEx Regulation were grilled by the Commons justice select committee on regulation of the legal professions.


Martyn won’t be calling it a Day

Obiter ventured north on the West Coast main line to celebrate the opening of high-profile firm Leigh Day’s human rights department in Manchester.

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