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On 6 July, vice-president of the Law Society Joe Egan became the 173rd president, taking over former president Robert Bourns. Joe delivered his inaugural speech at the Annual General Meeting, at the Law Society in Chancery Lane.
The Taylor review makes wide-ranging calls to reform employment law including clarifying workplace rights.
The Taylor review on modern employment practices will be published on Tuesday. The Law Society contributed to the review with a set of recommendations to ensure that employment law help create better workplaces. The Prime Minister is expected to give a speech.
Download the Law Society briefing document on legal aid for victims of the Grenfell Tower fire.
All places on the march have now been filled.
Bolton-based solicitor Joe Egan was today inaugurated as the 173rd president of the Law Society of England and Wales.
Can lawyers be competitive and act ethically? A panel of experts from the financial, energy, legal and telecommunications sectors discussed these issues and more at an event jointly hosted with the Institute of Business Ethics.
In many countries you can be punished by the state, persecuted and even killed just for being LGBT or celebrating LGBT identities. Trans people do not have access to life changing healthcare and are discriminated against under law.
Cuts to legal aid spending have denied justice to the most vulnerable in society, hit the public purse and damaged the foundation of our justice system.
Read June's planning and environmental law newsletter.
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