A merger, sale or IPO should be a streamlined process approved by senior management.
Firms have a duty to make reasonable adjustments for staff with autism spectrum disorder.
Owens put divorce law reform high up on the agenda – now it’s time for the government to act.
Filing a complaint for discriminatory or unfair treatment by your employer is fraught with risks. Advice and planning can secure a positive outcome.
Sir Andrew McFarlane, who succeeded Sir James Munby last week, is demonstrating plenty of empathy. But practitioners filled with trepidation about the future also detect steel in his leadership.
Should lawyers on leave have a digital detox, or is it easier to relax by checking email and assuring oneself there is no crisis?
Crowdfunding is a rapidly expanding method of sourcing legal challenges. But is the cash wasted on claims that have no merit and are donors unwittingly exposing themselves to financial risk?
Law society spotlight: Chancery Lane’s Westminster Public Affairs team lobbies and campaigns to influence and innovate.
How will tighter data protection regulations affect development of legal services and AI‑powered analysis tools? Law firms and counsel have to walk the talk on compliance.
A newly established group of parliamentarians aims to counter widespread indifference to allegedly wrongful convictions. Lawyers are being urged to support them.
Gazette reporter John Hyde spent a day in Swindon Combined Court, read his account.
Gazette reporter Max Walters spent a day in Manchester Crown Court and CJC, read his account.
Gazette reporter Monidipa Fouzder spent a day in Highbury Corner Magistrates’ Court, read her account.
Robert Kelly of Stewart Title looks at ways in which developers can deal with potential rights of light claims.
In an increasingly automated world, Alastair Hazell of Hampden & Co describes how private banking can offer the benefits of a more personal service to both legal professionals and their clients.
Despite the end of the traditional renewal date timing still matters, says Lockton’s Brian Boehmer.
New bill could resolve expensive problem, says Stewart Title’s Robert Kelly