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The Court of Appeal has today handed down a crucial judgment which will make civil litigation in England and Wales less adversarial and more co-operative.
Failure to comply with court rules on CPR is now likely to result in very serious consequences for solicitors and their clients.
We encourage members to take part so that future recommendations are evidence-based.
London Regional Judge Tim Powell provides a fascinating insight into the evolution of the Property Chamber of the First-Tier Tribunal
The Crime & Courts Act 2013 was given Royal Assent on 25 April 2013.
Read our response to a Home Office consultation on changes to the civil penalty scheme.
Read our responses submitted in August on the balance of competences review.
The Ministry of Justice published the 65th amendment to the civil procedure rules (CPR) on 12 July.
Legal aid cuts 'discriminate against women' and will 'punish' victims of domestic abuse, the Law Society will tell a high-level United Nations committee in Geneva on Sunday.
We are calling on the government to postpone the implementation in order to avoid major disruption to the civil justice system.
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