The Cambridge Business English Dictionary defines deal-making as: ‘The activity of making business agreements or arrangements.’
Safeguarding is the action that is taken to promote the welfare of children or adults at risk and protect them from harm.
GDPR is now likely to affect more attorneys/deputies than previously.
The annual Law Management Section conference looked at how law firms must face up to the future – or fall behind.
Departed SFO director put the much-maligned agency back on track. So what of its future?
Tony Guise discusses the CJC review of alternative dispute resolution.
Conveyancers undertaking property transactions in Wales will soon be subject to a new Welsh tax.
The Shorter Trials Scheme deserves to become a routine feature of dispute resolution.
Tenants and good landlords are being let down by a lack of effective enforcement.
It’s time the law caught up with the social shift toward cohabitation.
The ‘tripadvisorisation’ of the legal profession raises important regulatory considerations.
It would appear to be the first occasion where victims have been granted leave for judicial review.
New and innovative products are establishing third-party funding as a staple of the UK claims market – other jurisdictions will follow
UK solicitors are increasingly advising clients doing business in the US.
A charitable trust at the Rolls Building is teaching young and disadvantaged people about commercial law through art and outreach work
Luke Watson has four predictions about the outcome of the Law Commission’s review on wills.
Jessica Parker discusses the reasons behind disclosure failures in criminal proceedings in light of the Liam Allan case.
Motorsport is already an expensive business. An ECJ ruling may just put it beyond the reach of most, if not out of business altogether.
Ruling that Zambians can sue over alleged pollution shows overseas human rights practices must conform to the highest standards.
A recent judgment provides certainty for those who have acquired local goodwill.
Christodoulides v Marcou considers whether trial judge applied the correct legal principles for establishing fraudulent calumny.
The experience of a tricky partner’s departure can help to define a firm’s culture and market reputation.
Blockchain is a very good horse to bet on – we just don’t yet know in which race
Clear and proportionate regulation is the bedrock of our peerless legal system – we ignore this at our peril.
New measures are needed to combat judicial bullying – existing safeguards are not enough.
Ivey v Genting Casinos – why the new test of dishonesty will make no difference to the outcome of disciplinary proceedings.
High-profile case provides a salutary reminder to employers on handling sensitive allegations of discrimination.
The Law Society is working hard to place the law and profession in the best possible position whatever the outcome of Brexit.
New court to tackle cybercrime and fraud in the financial sector set to open in London.
A code of conduct for private prosecutors is essential to maintain public confidence and improve standards.
The relationship between group litigation and litigation funding is tightening.
Cross-border connectivity will help law firms prosper post-Brexit.
Clinical negligence lawyers everywhere will have been disappointed - albeit not surprised - by the findings of a long-awaited NAO report.
The transformation of recoverable costs is anything but fixed.
Does the £250k fine mark a change in attitudes?
Are those responsible for preventing and controlling economic crime really up to it?
As public concern mounts, leasehold must evolve if it is to survive.
Defining citizens’ rights for post-Brexit is integral - there is no turning back.
Signs following UK’s proposal for EU citizen rights post-Brexit don’t appear positive.
Lex:lead’s annual essay competition helps law students in some of the world’s poorest countries.
Working out of the office? Beware of public Wi-Fi networks & other risks.
What will happen to families comprised of EU citizens when Britain leaves the EU?
Hours logged may not guarantee expertise, but it will assure clients that their work is in safe hands.
The many difficulties the inquiry team will have to face in a regulatory minefield.