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This week Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP will be appearing before Hilary Benn's Exiting the EU Select Committee on Thursday to give evidence on the progress of the Brexit negotiations.
Research from the University of Loughborough, commissioned by the Law Society, has found that the legal aid means test is preventing families in poverty from accessing justice.
The Law Society, alongside the Women's Lawyers Division, has launched a programme of work that aims to achieve equality for women within the legal profession both in our jurisdiction and internationally, with three main objectives, outlined here.
The bulk of law firms are doing what is needed to tackle money laundering. This sums up the findings of a recent review of fifty firms by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA).
A former US National Security Agency officer claims that North Korea may have made over $200m in cryptocurrency trading last year.
Yesterday the Chancellor Rt Hon Phillip Hammond MP delivered the Spring Statement.
We sat down with some of the amazing winners and highly commended firms from the 2017 Excellence Awards to talk about their outstanding entries.
The Law Commission have published a call for evidence on commonhold. This is the first step in their project to reform the law of commonhold.
News the UK will keep a focus on issues like civil judicial co-operation, intellectual property and company law was today given a cautious welcome by the Law Society of England and Wales.
Leaving the EU without a period of transition would damage the UK economy and the rights of its citizens, the Law Society of England and Wales warned today as it pointed out a customs union would do nothing to protect the UK’s valuable services sector.
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