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The closure of two more courts in London risks putting the justice system out of reach for many people in the capital.
Three new apprenticeship schemes have opened up new routes into the legal profession. Jessie Barwick looks at the advantages for apprentices, firms and the legal profession.
The Supreme Court's decision in favour of the rights of an unmarried woman to her late partner's pension was today welcomed by the Law Society.
Speech by Sir Gary Hickinbottom.
Jonathan Kembery is the Chief Legal Officer at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, and Chair of the Professional Rules and Regulation Committee at the City of London Law Society.
Dr Karl Mackie CBE is the Founder President of CEDR - Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution.
Robert Bourns, Law Society president, talks about the review of the governance system at the Law Society. He is still keen to hear from members as they consider any changes.
Maintaining mutual recognition and enforcement of judgments will help keep the wheels of business turning during and after Brexit, said Law Society president Robert Bourns.
Providing raw regulatory data on solicitor firms could mislead clients and undermine their ability to exercise informed choice, the Law Society said today responding to the SRA's proposals.
The Supreme Court hands down judgment in the article 50 case, the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill is introduced, and Mikaël Laurens gives evidence to the International Trade Select Committee.
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