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On 23 February the SRA published a regulatory settlement agreement relating to fees paid to the National Centre for Domestic Violence.
Since the EU referendum result, we have provided information and advice to our members on the implications for the legal profession.
People unable to make decisions for themselves must always have access to expert independent representation in court hearings about their welfare.
The UK's £25.7bn legal sector needs a deal that ensures reciprocal arrangements so lawyers can still practise in EU countries and EU lawyers in the UK.
Existing agreements that allow solicitors to practise in the EU and EU lawyers to practise in the UK should be front of mind as negotiations for Brexit get underway.
Read the latest planning and environmental law newsletter for March 2017.
On 13 March Robert Bourns delivered the following speech at a seminar on fixed recoverable costs with Lord Justice Jackson.
Our names are part of our identity, so it can have an impact on us when they’re pronounced incorrectly. To mark the UN End Racism Day 21 March, the Law Society is asking what’s in a name for #SayMyName. Bansi Desai explains why it’s important to her
We have received further guidance on the new probate fees scheme from the MoJ.
Simplification of how solicitors and law firms can be exempted from regulations is welcome but SRA proposals may put consumer protection at risk.
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