22 January 2018

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  • Data page
    Feature

    Data page – January 2018

    22 January 2018

    The latest data page figures, compiled by Moneyfacts, are now available.

  • SRA cube
    News

    Proposed superexam is no cash cow, says SRA

    22 January 2018

    The Solicitors Regulation Authority has denied that the new solicitors superexam will be a cash cow.

  • Calendar
    News

    Firms suffer the January blues – but is it a myth?

    22 January 2018

    Two firms succumbed last week in what is a very tough trading period - but are practices really more at risk in ‘crunch month’?

  • Rachel Rothwell
    News

    ‘No choice but to engage’ over disclosure

    22 January 2018

    The group working on a complete overhaul of the rules on disclosure for the Business and Property Courts is calling for feedback from lawyers and clients.

  • Joe Egan
    News

    Honouring lawyers in danger

    22 January 2018

    The Day of the Endangered Lawyer falls on Wednesday this week.

  • Supreme Court, Delhi India, Dinodia Photos/Alamy Image Ref CE67RD (RM)
    News

    End game nears for India liberalisation case

    22 January 2018

    India liberalisation case may be entering last leg, Kian Ganz reports from Mumbai.

  • Letters
    Opinion

    Office politics

    22 January 2018

    The appointment of a lawyer lord chancellor is welcome, but we must not forget the fact that this high office was imperfectly abolished by Tony Blair, so that our colleague is entitled to wear the robes but has no office. Should this not revive the will of all lawyers (most ...

  • Letters
    Opinion

    Victor’s justice

    22 January 2018

    On referring to the ‘Nuremberg principles’ under which 12 leading Nazis were sentenced to death, your reviewer (The Internationalists And Their Plan to Outlaw War) failed to mention one glaring weakness: these principles were only applied by judges from the winning side against defendants from the losing side. Not only ...

  • Book
    Opinion

    BOOK REVIEW: Best defence

    22 January 2018

    The 4th edition of Anthony Edwards and Roger Ede’s Criminal Defence ’should be a key text for all criminal defence firms.’

  • SDT
    Feature

    SDT: George Babalola

    22 January 2018

    The SDT ordered that Babalola’s application for the determination of the indefinite suspension imposed on him should be refused.