Roundtables

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    Roundtable: Second to none?

    6 August 2018

    After an IRA bomb tore the heart out of Manchester in 1996, the city faced a long haul to rebuild its confidence. Now lawyers enjoying an economic resurgence claim to be giving London a run for its money.

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    Roundtable: Information technology in dispute resolution

    4 June 2018

    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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    Roundtable: Breaking cover

    21 May 2018

    Despite a long-benign market, regulators appear determined to push through controversial reforms of professional indemnity insurance. Premiums are unlikely to fall but clients and solicitors will be exposed to grievous new risks, hears the Gazette’s latest roundtable.

  • Emma O’Connor, Brett Warburton-Smith, Nicola Fulford, Akber Datoo, Frank Jennings, Jonathan Sewell, Gregor Kleinknecht, Eduardo Reyes, Adam Rose, Rowena Herdman-Smith, Laura Devine, Peter Wright, Timothy Hill, Philip Giles, Patrick Wheeler.
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    GDPR: a data minefield

    26 March 2018

    As solicitors and their clients gear up for May’s implementation of the GDPR, the Gazette’s latest roundtable hears that many appear to have left their preparations to the 11th hour. Eduardo Reyes reports.

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    Roundtable: Exit wounds

    19 March 2018

    As Brexit looms, Eduardo Reyes finds lawyers at the latest Gazette roundtable urgently trying to influence policymakers while preparing for a turbulent and uncertain future.

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    AI: Breaking the codes

    12 February 2018

    Law firms are keen to trumpet the use of AI, but the views of clients are less well aired. The latest Gazette roundtable gave corporate counsel a chance to discuss their agenda. Joanna Goodman reports

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    Advocacy: On top of the brief

    15 January 2018

    At the Gazette’s latest roundtable, advocates on both sides of the divide debated audience rights post-Brexit, the shortcomings of the CPS and a more ‘proportionate’ approach to litigation.

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    Pro bono: Never enough

    20 November 2017

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

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    Independents: Starting over

    6 November 2017

    Typified as ‘lean, grown-up and sophisticated’, independent law firms are setting up shop at a record rate.

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    Civil litigation: a future in dispute

    30 October 2017

    As competitor jurisdictions look to exploit Brexit and costs are squeezed further, lawyers at the Gazette’s latest roundtable reflect on the seemingly permanent revolution in civil litigation work.