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.
Politicians share the blame for creating a moral context in which judges can be ridiculed and vilified.
The Law Commission has rekindled the debate on replacing archaic will-making with a digital future.
What next after Supreme Court rules charging fees to bring an employment tribunal claim is unlawful.
Appeal court decision could herald a resurgence of claims advanced under the whistleblower legislation.
It will be a rare case where an application for pre-action disclosure is worth the effort
What to do when a business owner lacks the capacity to make decisions.
It is possible that the London-based UPC could have a future in Britain after Brexit - if roles are formalised now.
Taylor Review has the potential to set the best practice guidelines for employment law for years to come.
Women Returners and AWS London are helping solicitors back into the workplace after a career break.
More could be done to improve the plight of those injured through medical negligence.
In the second instalment of a regular Gazette feature, Peter Wright cites the NHS and Royal Navy in arguing that your old IT system might not be as safe as you think.
Landmark agreement to cut emissions is likely to survive the withdrawal of the US.
Demands for a new corporate offence of failing to prevent human rights abuses are becoming mainstream.
SFO failings need to be resolved, regardless of the fate of Conservative intention to merge with NCA.
Roger Sahota assesses a radical overhaul of the anti-money laundering and confiscation regime.
Civil society organisations were caught on the hop by the snap election. What must they do?
Poor conduct and outmoded ways of working are causing a mental health crisis among solicitors
The acquittal of Kato Harris in July 2016 attracted considerable attention. His case has been in the news again following the recent order for costs against the Crown Prosecution Service after it declined to provide an account of how the decision to charge Harris came to be made.
The conduct of private prosecutors – and their motivations – are under scrutiny
Using legislation from 1996 to determine whether someone is employed, self-employed or a worker is unsatisfactory.
Legal duties have moved to centre stage in a fight over freedom of speech in higher education establishments.
Are students and their parents aware that schools are monitoring online activities even when at home?
Motor Insurers Bureau updates agreement for accidents involving untraced drivers, including ‘hit and runs’ and motorcyclists losing control due to diesel spills.
I was apprehensive about settlement conferences for public law cases, but a pilot scheme in Devon has made me rethink.
Law Commission report on Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty.
The ongoing expansion of corporate criminal liability carries new risks for legal advisers.
Law firms have multiple challenges, not only legal and regulatory, but also commercial.
The Jehovah’s Witnesses organisation is facing an international abuse scandal on a scale akin to the Catholic Church.
The EU has stepped in to ‘kick-start’ a meaningful discussion on the legislative direction of artificial intelligence.
There is an increasing potential for allegations of wrongdoing to feature in commercial litigation and arbitration.
The Court of Protection has exhibited a robust approach to the exercise of its costs jurisdiction.
What happens when two professional bodies receive a virtually identical complaint about a member concerning a breach of their rules, code or principles?
The emerging revelations about sex abuse in football suggest mistakes were made. How can we ensure they are not repeated?
I look at a package of further measures released by the Financial Conduct Authority.