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Tribunal backs judges in pensions dispute

16 January 2017By 5 comments

Government’s transitional provisions amount to unlawful age discrimination, employment tribunal rules.

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    Europe and regulating lawyers

    Whether we leave the Single Market or not, the direction of travel on lawyer regulation is the same.

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    Changing offices

    Brexit is not the only constitutional issue of our time – the roles of attorney general and lord chancellor must be addressed.

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    Modernising Chancery Lane

    The next phase of the Law Society review will focus on Council.

  • KWM: shades of gray

  • Denial: Penguin suit

  • Wise counsel for the BBC

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Tobacco companies take packaging fight to appeal court

19 December 2016

The Court of Appeal rules after a High Court judgment upheld the government’s decision to force tobacco companies to use plain, standardised packaging for all their products. Watch the broadcast, in association with Sky News.

  • My legal life: Nick McDonald

  • Judicial review battle over assisted dying

  • Tributes paid to ‘legal legend’ Harry Ellis, 100

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Roundtable: Brexit

The latest Gazette roundtable considered varying scenarios for the profession attendant upon leaving the EU.

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    Duplication of enforcement

    16 January 2017

    What happens when two professional bodies receive a virtually identical complaint about a member concerning a breach of their rules, code or principles?

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    Local government: cuts to library provision

    16 January 2017By Nicholas Dobson

    When local authorities plan to reduce, restructure or rationalise library services, litigation often results.

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    Iran: open door?

    16 January 2017By Marialuisa Taddia

    Iran is the biggest new market to re-enter the global economy in decades. But foreign businesses and their advisers still face formidable obstacles.

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Immigration

29 November 2016

The Supreme Court gave guidance on appeals relating to deportation of foreign criminals which were based on article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights and held that the policies adopted by the secretary of state and given effect by the Immigration Rules were a relevant and important consideration.

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BOOK REVIEW: Profitability and law firm management (2nd edition)

9 January 2017By David Pickup

Managing partners need to read this book, which can be dipped into or read at length.

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BOOK REVIEW: Flack’s Last Shift

9 January 2017By Sir Mark Warby

A prolific writer of non-fiction takes a confident stride with this debut novel.

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Christmas gift ideas: legal books

22 December 2016By David Pickup

David Pickup runs through a selection of legal-themed books that could serve as stocking-fillers.

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