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  • Paul rogerson
    Opinion

    Class actions

    14 October 2019

    Profession again dominates league table of 75 employers doing the most to improve social mobility.

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    Opinion

    Time, gentlemen, please

    7 October 2019

    How long will routine social drinking with colleagues and clients continue?

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    Opinion

    Window of opportunity

    30 September 2019

    Not so long ago, we’d surely have considered it eccentric seriously to question the separation of powers.

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    Opinion

    Not cricket

    23 September 2019

    Much of the commentary surrounding the Sun’s story on sporting hero Ben Stokes’ family tragedy is ill-directed. 

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    Opinion

    Rebellious Scots to crush

    16 September 2019

    All hell broke loose when it was suggested Scottish judges might be politically biased.

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    Opinion

    Invisible Bristol

    9 September 2019

    Paul Rogerson Court reporters have always been as interested in what interests the public as in the public interest. So, from Bristol Magistrates’ Court, we read of a motorist who was ‘surprised’ he was over the drink-drive limit after taking a traditional flu remedy of honey, ...

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    Opinion

    Taking stock

    2 September 2019

    Flotation is not for the faint-hearted.

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    Opinion

    Who’s paying?

    5 August 2019

    Most, but not all, of the Square Mile heavyweights are now accredited by the Living Wage Foundation. 

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    Opinion

    Revolving door

    29 July 2019

    Average tenure for lord chancellors at Petty France is brief, but this wasn’t always the case. 

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    Opinion

    Fighting on two fronts

    22 July 2019

    Plight of seriously injured military personnel who seek compensation from the MoD when their careers are cut short by negligence isn’t vocalised enough.

  • Paul rogerson
    Opinion

    Contingency plan

    15 July 2019

    A contingent legal aid fund: talked and written about for decades, to no avail. 

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    Opinion

    Wiping the slate clean

    8 July 2019

    Are accident-prone outsourcing giants just too big to jettison?

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    Opinion

    In-house culture club

    1 July 2019

    A general counsel who has the ear of the chief executive and the board will be talking about culture, risk and crises.

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    Opinion

    Roads well travelled

    24 June 2019

    A record 15,000 walkers from 886 registered teams raised over £850,000 by completing the London Legal Walk.

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    Opinion

    Mister and missives

    17 June 2019

    When social convention intrudes, there is more at stake than linguistic dogmatism. 

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    Opinion

    Charity cases

    10 June 2019

    How beleaguered law centres are drawing on new sources of funding to survive.

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    Opinion

    Competition mission

    3 June 2019

    Leafing through a yellowing copy of the Independent , I note that it is 25 years since (pre-Blairite) Labour dubbed the late Monopolies and Mergers Commission a ‘laughing stock’. Again and again the ‘toothless’ watchdog comes down on the side of big business against the consumer, declared the opposition, calling ...

  • Paul rogerson
    Opinion

    What austerity looks like

    2019-05-20T00:01:00Z

    The Association of Her Majesty’s District Judges’s scathing verdict on the courts reform programme speaks for itself. 

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    Opinion

    Don’t be CRAP (LLP)

    13 May 2019

    How would the CEO of Cursory Relationships Are Profitable provide an optimally poor service to clients?

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    Opinion

    Deregulation trumps all

    6 May 2019

    Just as deregulation is about tackling protectionism, it is also about tackling protections.