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The decision by the MoJ to drop a string of proposals that would have undermined judicial diversity will be a relief to the legal sector.
Read the latest planning and environmental law newsletter for February 2017.
The ABI has conceded to MPs that the insurance industry saved ‘hundreds of millions of pounds’ from reforms to personal injury in 2013.
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.
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