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HMCTS are conducting research on video hearings and the legal professional user experience as part of the court modernisation programme.
Alan Sheeley and Emilie Jones discuss the implications for litigation privilege following the overturning of Andrews J's controversial ruling.
The Court of Appeal upheld privilege as a fundamental right and a principle central to the administration of justice.
A landmark ruling from the Court of Appeal that ensures clients seeking legal advice when they fear prosecution will have their confidentiality protected.
Our Civil Justice Committee will be submitting a formal response to the Ministry of Justice post-implementation review of LASPO part 2.
My client has mortgage arrears and the lenders are threatening to repossess his home. I understand there is a protocol which lenders should follow. Where can I find further information?
I act for a group of claimants in relation to Multi-Party Action. A Group Litigation Order (GLO) has been granted. My colleague informs me that we need to forward a copy to the Law Society. Is this correct?
We are acting on behalf of a claimant and have just been advised that a winding up order has been made against the defendant company. Can we proceed with our client's claim?
I have been contacted by a client who wants me to advise him on a compromise agreement in a discrimination case. Am I able to advise the client as an 'independent adviser'?
Adam Tear, Howe+Co, discusses his personal highlights of the year, the challenges facing solicitor advocates, his advice for solicitor advocates, and more.
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