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Edwin Johnson QC

Firm ordered to withdraw from VW group action case

17 November 2017By 10 comments

Harcus Sinclair was in dispute with Chesterfield-based Your Lawyers over progression of case.

  • Joshua Rozenberg

    Spying in bulk

    By Joshua Rozenberg

    A case that could reset the balance between security and personal privacy was heard in Strasbourg this month.

  • Amanda hamilton

    Unqualified success

    By Amanda Hamilton

    It is in the profession’s best interests to properly recognise the value of paralegals.

  • Michael Cross byline

    Robots will be biased: live with it


    Calls for strict regulation of artificial intelligence algorithms are at best premature.




  • Dealing with partner departures

  • Blockchain: a numbers game

  • Commercial property: Restrictive covenants

  • Canada: Trading places

  • Safeguarding solicitors – and our clients

  • Data page – October 2017

  • WOZNY GOOD! unplugged Rudnicks beat rivals

  • Toy story

  • Slice of history

  • Jury out on no-show excuses

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Pro bono: Never enough

Can pro bono legal advice be more than a ‘sticking plaster on a gushing wound’?

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Mental health

Mental health

20 November 2017

Court of Appeal upheld the High Court’s ruling that it was not lawful for the defendant local social services authority to refuse to provide after-care services to the claimant, on the basis that the claimant had no need of such provision because he was able to fund it himself from ...

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