Features

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    Harnessing the power of the profession

    23 July 2018

    Law society spotlight: Chancery Lane’s Westminster Public Affairs team lobbies and campaigns to influence and innovate.

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    5 tips for going on holiday

    23 July 2018

    Should lawyers on leave have a digital detox, or is it easier to relax by checking email and assuring oneself there is no crisis?

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    Data page – July 2018

    19 July 2018

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

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    July’s Council meeting

    16 July 2018

    Law Society spotlight

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    A long haul fight

    16 July 2018

    Jackson LJ sees the controversy generated by his civil justice reforms as a mark of their success – and there is more to come. But has the legal profession really adjusted to the new economics of costs?

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    How to: create a better website

    16 July 2018

    The best law firm websites are not fancy. They are quick to load and easy to navigate.

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    Insight: Building houses and saving the countryside

    9 July 2018

    Simon Hewitt of First Title Insurance plc looks at the idea of a fundamental shift in approach offered by Shaun Spiers, executive director of the Green Alliance.

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    Window on the world

    9 July 2018

    Protectionism is back and the world’s rules-based system of trade and dispute settlement is coming under severe stress.

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    Five tips for parental leave

    9 July 2018

    In law, typical career pyramids appear designed to exclude the possibility of children. Eduardo Reyes takes advice on how to handle a break.

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    Out of the shadows

    2 July 2018

    A glut of celebrity cases has demolished the myth that child abusers are all dirty old men in raincoats. But now the scale of the problem has been laid bare, reports Rachel Rothwell, the justice system is struggling to adapt.