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Meg Hillier MP

MPs report 'little confidence' in HMCTS over £1.2bn courts upgrade

20 July 2018By 10 comments

‘Government has cut corners in its rush to push through these reforms,’ says Public Accounts Committee chair.

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Roundtable

Roundtable: Information technology in dispute resolution

Use of technology in legal disputes is taking off, promising dramatic improvements in access to justice. But does legal tech just mean faster, cheaper disputes or will it start to change outcomes?

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Features

  • Data page – July 2018

  • July’s Council meeting

  • A long haul fight

  • How to: create a better website

  • Navigating the MEES Regulations

  • Conveyancing – a direction of travel

  • My legal life: Edward Sparrow

  • Lawyer in the news: Edward Lishak

  • An agenda on gender

  • Family chief's judicial 'transmission'

  • Flying visitors

  • Semi detached

  • Criminal justice under the cosh

Monidipa Fouzder 2018

7.01pm? Don't email unless it's urgent

18 June 2018By

Royal Mail's GC doesn't message colleagues in the evening or at weekends. All lawyers should follow suit.

Files and hands

16 July 2018

17 July 2018

This week’s starred law reports include local authority equality duty, terrorism offences, citizenship and overpaid VAT recovery.

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Social media

Doing the right thing

16 July 2018By Tony Roe

How to be an Ethical Solicitor, by Mena Ruparel and Richard Burnham

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How to deal with alleged crimes against humanity

16 July 2018By Adrian Lower

The Obligation to Extradite or Prosecute, by Kriangsak Kittichaisaree.

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BOOK REVIEW: Guilty Until Proven Innocent

2 July 2018By David Pickup

Jimmy Savile’s ghost.

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