We give an overview of the government's proposals to reform the residential conveyancing system.
The SRA's Transparency Rules came into force on 6 December 2018. We explain what this means for solicitors and what we're doing for our members.
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.
We have submitted our response to the second stage of the independent review of legal services regulation.
We are calling on the new prime minister to prioritise fixing our justice system and ensuring the legal services sector remains diverse and globally competitive.
We responded to HMRC's consultation on draft regulations relating to the offshore receipts in respect of intangible property tax rules.
We have responded to a Sentencing Council consultation on overarching principles: Sentencing offenders with mental health conditions or disorders.
We responded to the Legal Aid Agency's consultation on changes to the general crime contract following the Parole Board rules review.
We held three public sessions where our commissioners took oral evidence from experts on the topic of algorithms in the justice system.
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.