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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.

  • Roger Smith

    Changing offices

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

  • Robert bourns

    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


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.



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.


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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