We recommend that a common-sense approach is undertaken in relation to the forthcoming global business mobility route, as well as any changes to the ICT route.
Your weekly update from the Law Society’s public affairs team on all the latest developments and debates in Parliament and across Whitehall.
We welcome news that the European Commission has approved UK data adequacy decisions today.
Vulnerable EU citizens will be stripped of essential rights at the stroke of midnight on 30 June if urgent action is not taken.
Legal services are expected to feature prominently in the new free trade agreement agreed in principle between the UK and Australia this week.
The UK government today published more details of its trade deal with Australia, revealing a number of benefits for solicitors practising in either country.
We welcome news that the UK has agreed a trade deal with Australia that reflects the importance of market access for services in both economies.
We welcomed news the UK can begin the process of joining the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
We've prepared a briefing on the Professional Qualifications Bill, ahead of its second reading in the House of Lords on 25 May 2021.