Your weekly update from our affairs team on all the latest developments and debates in Parliament and across Whitehall.
Law Society president, David Greene, discusses recent concerns solicitors have raised on the potential risks they face when attending court.
We're working to support workers and firms around court safety, critical worker rules and vaccinations.
Your weekly update from our public affairs team on all the latest developments and debates in Parliament and across Whitehall.
We've called for urgent action including a possible two-week pause of non-custodial court work amid escalating safety concerns.
We are seeking assurance that court building arrangements continue to be appropriate following the new COVID-19 regulations and the variant strain.
As courts and tribunals continue to run during the COVID-19 pandemic, safety of staff must be a top priority.
HMCTS has put arrangements in place to deal with any flagged Brexit-no exit divorce and financial remedy cases.
We met with HM Courts and Tribunals Service for another productive user group meeting about the online probate service.
We're concerned that HMCTS' COVID-19 operating hours pilot will not solve the current backlog of criminal court cases.
HMCTS has been piloting COVID operating hours in seven crown court centres as part of its criminal recovery plan to address backlogs.
Your weekly update from the Law Society’s public affairs team on all the latest developments and debates in Parliament and across Whitehall.