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Leigh Day tribunal

Leigh Day in the clear as High Court throws out SRA appeal

19 October 2018By 50 comments

Ruling likely to bring an end to epic prosecution over Iraqi claims which has cost at least £9m so far.

Law Society round table - 15 Oct 2018

A smaller IT revolution

Weighing up the pros and cons of a particular practice management system is one of the most critical decisions a small firm can make. Yet despite the benefits, a dearth of IT resources can make implementing such a system challenging, reports Joanna Goodman

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Features

  • One way or another: Choosing between Criminal or Civil remedies in fraud cases

  • Data page – October 2018

  • Sleep-ins and the national minimum wage

  • Natural resource

  • Decisions and SRA interventions

  • ‘Normalising’ the presence of LiPs

  • My legal life: Robert Banner

  • Lawyer in the news: Krisha Prathepan

  • My legal life: Umar Kankiya

  • Do-nut leave yet: Solicitor Sarah survives Apprentice defeat

  • Consumer champ courts controversy

  • Hammering home the point about gavels

  • Magson tight-lipped over comic turn

Boardroom

In-house lawyers expect artificial intelligence to cut firms' bills

8 October 2018By

75% of GCs expect to benefit from lower fees, improved quality and faster turnaround times – report.

Files and hands

15 October 2018

16 October 2018

This week’s starred law reports include a jurisdictional dispute about where a divorce should take place, sexual orientation discrimination, medical negligence and local authority statutory powers.

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