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Support for criminal legal aid trial payments must be balanced by boost for case preparation work to ensure survival of the criminal defence profession.
The draft Political Declaration setting out the framework for the future UK-EU future relationship has been agreed at negotiators' level.
Last week the Government published the draft Withdrawal Agreement, reflecting the in-principle agreement between the UK and EU negotiating teams on the full legal text.
The LGBT+ committee is offering support for members' LGBT History Month events in February 2019.
A debate was held in Westminster Hall over the impact of Brexit on the legal services.
The LGBT+ Lawyers Division is proud to launch its inaugural essay competition.
Most solicitors will be aware of the SRA Transparency Rules being introduced this December. It's an open secret that this move has been unpopular with the profession.
The Law Society is concerned that the Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill will remove vital existing safeguards for cared-for people.
Over the last month our relationship management team engaged with members around the country to discuss ethics in the law and diversity in the profession.
We have welcomed a pledge by the attorney general to take a look at the rules surrounding disclosure of evidence in the criminal justice system.
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