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Leigh Day eager to 'do things by the book' on Iraq claims, SDT hears

28 April 2017By

Concerns were raised about conduct of former solicitor Phil Shiner, defence tells hearing.

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London riots

Mark Duggan death: appeal over inquest verdict

6 March 2017

The family of Mark Duggan, whose shooting by police sparked the 2011 London riots, appeal a High Court ruling that the jury at his inquest was right to rule he was lawfully killed.

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  • Société Générale £382m claim struck out

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Roundtable: employment

Employment lawyers are scrambling to advise firms spooked by the prospect of Brexit. Eduardo Reyes reports from the Gazette’s latest roundtable

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Features

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    Online grooming and the law

    27 April 2017By Dr Samantha Pegg

    New law welcomes protection for children from online groomers.

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    India: Office politics

    24 April 2017By Marialuisa Taddia

    India will be one of our most important trade partners post-Brexit, but foreign firms are still not allowed to open offices there.

  • Kittensslide

    Don’t leave it to the lawyers

    24 April 2017By Joanna Goodman

    Clients are are in the vanguard of the ‘great legal reformation’ which is transforming the way law firms work

The times

Times Newspapers Limited v Flood; Miller v Associated Newspapers Ltd; Frost and others v MGN Ltd

20 April 2017

Supreme Court dismissed the appellant newspaper publishers’ appeals against costs orders as rule’s application would infringe the respondents’ rights to property and undermine the rule of law.

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BOOK REVIEW: Butterfly Politics

27 March 2017By Emma Dixon

What feels most fresh and relevant in this collection is the articulation of a more radical approach to equality law and, indeed, to the practice of law itself.

BOOK REVIEW: Lasting Powers of Attorney: A Practical Guide (3rd edition)

27 March 2017

As a reference work the many sub-headings, lists of cases and legislative instruments (and an extensive index) make the work easily navigable.

BOOK REVIEW: ​Petroleum Contracts: English Law and Practice (2nd edition)

20 March 2017By

Peter Roberts has produced a valuable contribution to Lex Petrolea

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