19 October 2020
For David Greene, the Law Society’s new president, the best of times has come at the worst of times. But he is raring to go, hears Paul Rogerson
Law Society Connect is a new interactive platform designed especially for small firm members as their meeting place.
5 October 2020
HHJ Stephen Wildblood QC fulminated about extent to which court lists are filled by private law litigation that should not require court involvement.
28 September 2020
Overseas Operations Bill commits government to consider derogating from ECHR before future conflicts – a move which Society condemns.
21 September 2020
MPs must enjoy absolute privilege from regulatory sanction in respect of how they vote in parliament.
7 September 2020
Service jobs displaced from city centres may rematerialise in towns from where commuters used to slog in to work - but that is beside the point.
3 August 2020
As everyday life screeched to a halt, the evolution of the legal profession itself accelerated.
27 July 2020
It's three years since Lord Reed delivered a devastating rebuke to government in the Supreme Court’s judgment outlawing employment tribunal fees.
20 July 2020
Chancery Lane is set to open a new front in its campaign by appealing to the EU 27 direct.
13 July 2020
Sunak’s stamp duty holiday is a welcome boost for conveyancing. But for society as a whole it is a distinctly mixed blessing.
6 July 2020
Pandemic proves that working outside normal office hours – and outside the office – need not reduce productivity.
29 June 2020
As many point out, proposal to abolish jury trials is unintended consequence of avowedly political choices.
22 June 2020
Is it wise for campaigners to be diverted into a culture war over the fate of embrowned masonry?
15 June 2020
The beauty of the term ‘improvement journey’ lies in its elasticity.
8 June 2020
In the City certain time-honoured traditions are not quite dead – or are at least not dead everywhere.
1 June 2020
If the demise of McMillan Williams teaches us anything, it’s the recurring lesson that it can be difficult for investors to make money out of a commoditised consumer law offer.
18 May 2020
A profession is a disciplined group of people who adhere rigorously to codes of ethics. The question is, how rigorously?
11 May 2020
Has the UK’s fifth-biggest accountancy firm already identified a partial route back into the office?
4 May 2020
When the EU referendum was held in June 2016, the Civil Service employed fewer people than at any time since the second world war – rather unhappily, given the result.
27 April 2020
Tory MP Tom Tugendhat, son of the judge, rather unexpectedly quoted Lenin last week in a Mail article berating lawyers for aiding money launderers.
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