As the legal revolution progresses, the danger is that the weakest and most abused clients will be pushed to the margins.
Lawyer-client confidentiality could come under renewed threat following the recent terrorist attacks.
There is a worrying lack of focus on the public interest in the board’s latest draft strategic plan, which seems mired in a carefree past.
In criticising the Al-Sweady lawyers the government is flouting international standards.
Lawyers have a crucial role to play in upholding migrants’ rights and dignity.
The American Bar Association’s (ABA) Commission on the Future of Legal Services has issued its opening salvo.
Spain was unhappy that all future unitary patents must be submitted only in languages allowed by the Court of Justice of the European Union.
Now is the time to solve the intractable resourcing issues at the EU General Court.
Does the battle against terrorism mean that we should accept some interception of lawyer-client messages?
Significant documents came out of the recent conference in Tokyo.
The boundary between being a lawyer and non-lawyer is becoming blurred – but we still have one thing to hold on to.
After the protracted handover of European commissions, there is much to keep lawyers occupied.
We should stop obsessing over one of the playwright’s most famous lines. It was just a joke.
Is there a difference between a British bill of rights and a bill of British rights – other than the change in place of the word ‘British’?
European Commissioners-designate are set to be grilled by MEPs, and all eyes will be on those responsible for justice.
There is a proliferation of organisations in Europe representing judges. Do we need them all?
The first event of its kind aims to celebrate the rule of law and promote lawyers’ common values.
A raft of measures to prevent money laundering highlights the difficulty lawyers face in holding confidential financial information for clients in a high-tech world.
As the geopolitical environment in which they work bears witness to a ghastly regression, our international colleagues are trying to navigate a way forward.
Our tranquil days away from the office are given perspective by the plight of lawyers around the world.
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