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The UK's departure from the EU has been postponed to 31 October 2019. Our advice summarises what this means for UK solicitors.
I act for a client in a contentious matter. The client has made no payment on account despite several requests to do so. Our terms of business state that when requested a client must make a payment on account of costs. Can I terminate the retainer?
Although it remains unclear when and how the UK will withdraw from the EU, we continue to advise our members to prepare for all eventualities.
Civil litigation costs should be fixed at a reasonable rate for the legal work done, the Law Society of England and Wales has said.
Carol Storer reports on the Law Society's Future of Law lecture delivered by Lucy Frazer QC MP on 26 February 2019.
I act for the claimant in a litigation matter in which he needs to swear an affidavit. Is a solicitor colleague in another department able to administer the oath?
This guide highlights the changes in civil and commercial cooperation should the UK leave the EU without an agreement.
The European Commission has published a notice outlining the impact a no-deal Brexit will have on the enforcement and recognition of UK judgments.
We are supporting amendments to the Bill that would remove provisions allowing officials to listen into confidential client-lawyer consultations.
Is it possible for a litigant in person (LiP) to serve a Claim Notification Form (CNF) in a low value personal injury claim commenced in the portal?
On Thursday 16 May 12:30 join us as we discuss the latest updates in property litigation
This magazine offers guidance on the financing of civil litigation and essential costs issues.
Book your place at the Civil Litigation Spring conference 2019, taking place on Wednesday 1 May at the Law Society, London
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