As part of the court reform programme, HM Courts and Tribunals Service (HMCTS) is piloting early and late sittings in civil and family courts.
We responded to an HMRC consultation on draft regulations relating to the implementation of EU Directive 2018/822 (DAC 6) in the UK.
Under the Mental Capacity (Amendment) Act 2019, the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards will be replaced by the Liberty Protection Safeguards.
We have responded to HMRC's consultation on the extension of off-payroll tax rules to the private sector.
We have responded to the government's consultation on improving transparency in supply chains.
The government plans to extend fixed recoverable costs to more areas. Find out what we're doing to support our members.
The MoJ is reviewing the current criminal legal aid fee schemes. It will deliver a final report, including any recommendations, in summer 2020.
We give an overview of the government's proposals to reform the residential conveyancing system.
We have outlined an ideal UK-EU trading relationship for legal services post-Brexit and reviewed other options, including an FTA and trading on WTO terms.
The government plans to introduce fixed recoverable costs for clinical negligence claims up to £25,000.
Our Wales office represents the Society's view and interests to the Welsh government, Westminster and Brussels.
The Law Society campaigns on behalf of the profession on important topics within the legal sector. Current campaigns include: access to justice, criminal legal aid and professional indemnity insurance.
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Legal breakfast co-hosted with Oxfam GB to formally launch the Lawyers Against Poverty initiative.